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PETA said it will lead #WoolFreeWinter demonstrations in Los Angeles, New York and other cities across the country on the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday, urging consumers not to buy wool clothing.
Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear
The first collection is slated for fall 2016 retailing.
Designer and Luxury
The former Hugo Boss executive joins from Michael Kors, where he headed up men’s wear.
Intimates and Activewear
The French lingerie newcomer is aiming at rapid retail expansion following a successful pop-up strategy.
Following are the shows, dates, venues and contact information for Berlin Fashion Week.
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Show organizers are exploring fresh concepts and trying out new venues for the first half of the year, while eyeing stability in the French apparel market.
Obendrauf would succeed Thomas Riegler, who informed the supervisory board that he will terminate his contract ahead of schedule by the end of 2015.
Presenters included Amanda Seyfried with a video from David Beckham.
Charles von Abercron, who launched the Berlin-based beauty sampling-service, will stay on as a consultant.
Ascena Retail beat its earnings estimates, but warm weather and slow traffic caused the company to report a net loss.