European Stock Markets Falter

Retail and luxury stocks slide in mid-morning trading.

– 5:31 AM, EST

The Markets

Puma Partners With Red Bull’s F1 Team

As of January 1, 2016, the sporting goods maker will outfit the team with performance racewear, footwear and teamwear.

– 5:18 AM, EST


Biotherm Sponsors Aquapower Expedition

The 72-day voyage is meant to help protect the ocean.

– 4:38 AM, EST


Schiaparelli Names Design Director

Bertrand Guyon, a seasoned couture designer currently at Valentino, is to take up the reins.

– 3:55 AM, EST

Christian Dior, Victoire de Castellane


Dior Unveils Short Films for Jewelry Launch

The mini-movies are based on drawings by Victoire de Castellane of her imaginary encounters with Christian Dior.

– 3:14 AM, EST


Korean Stores’ Sales Slide in March

Consumers held back from buying spring clothing because of cold weather.

– 1:57 AM, EST



Refinery29 Raises $50 Million

Refinery29 is evolving from its fashion roots and investing heavily in video and global expansion. The lifestyle Web site just raised $50 million.

– 12:01 AM, EST

American Apparel


American Apparel Still Distancing Itself From Dov Charney

The new regime at American Apparel Inc. is still trying to distance itself from the company’s ousted founder Dov Charney.

– April 27, 2015


New York Times Unveils New Video Initiatives

At its Newfront presentation, The New York Times unveiled a slate of new programs, as well as the introduction of a virtual reality video, which it is calling “the future” of media.

– April 27, 2015


Joli Beauty Bar to Launch in Soho

Joli Beauty Bar, a freestanding on demand makeup and hair studio, looks to offer approachable services.

– April 27, 2015