News

Port of Los Angeles

Business

West Coast Dockworker Contract Extension Proposal to Go Before Union Members

The decision to ratify a contract extension with shippers will now go before members following a meeting of union delegates this week.

– 3h

Amazon Echo

Business

Amazon’s Italian Subsidiary Under Investigation for Tax Evasion

The company is believed to have allegedly avoided paying 130 million euros, or $141.66 million at current exchange rate, from 2009 to 2015.

– 3h

Fashion

Chloé to Open ‘Maison’

The new multi-purpose site will house the brand’s archives and showrooms and will be used to present fashion shows and photo exhibitions.

– 3h

Beyonce KnowlesCostume Institute Gala Benefit, Celebrating 'Schiaparelli and Prada : Impossible Conversations' at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, America - 07 May 2012

Business

WWD Law Review: Photos of Beyoncé and Lou Reed, Alibaba’s Fakes

The week’s court actions included further developments in cases involving photos of Beyoncé and Lou Reed.

– 5h

Clare Vivier, Jen Mankins, Jenny SlateBird Brooklyn Store Opening, Los Angeles, USA - 27 Apr 2017

Fashion

Jenny Slate, Ted Danson Celebrate Bird Brooklyn’s First West Coast Store at Platform L.A.

Clare Vivier and Rachel Comey cohosted the opening party with Bird Brooklyn owner Jen Mankins.

– 21h

Carmen March, Joana De Noronha, Sara Battaglia, Carmen Borgonovo and Amina Muaddi with Net-a-porter's fashion retail director Lisa Aiken during the company's new designers tour in Dubai.

Business

Net-a-porter Eyes Emerging Designers

During a visit to Dubai, fashion director Lisa Aiken introduces latest discoveries.

– 21h

The Epytom bot in conversation.

Business

Betabrand Tests Epytom AI Chatbot Style Assistant

Technology-driven companies team to test AI chat bot.

– 21h

The first LensCrafters at Macy's Easton Town Center.

Accessories

Luxottica Sales Rise as Group Reshapes U.S. Retail Portfolio

The eyewear group envisions a future where it will fulfill consumer orders direct from the warehouse, meaning less inventory.

– 21h

Madison Chamberlain won best of show for her embroidered Victorian duster coach, in collaboration with textile design student Becky Flax.

Fashion

Ralph Lauren’s Daniela Kamiliotis Wins Philadelphia University’s Spirit of Design Award

Philadelphia University’s capstone fashion show featured more than 800 innovative and creative garments created by design and textile design students.

– 21h

A two-page spread shows Prince Charles smelling things.

Business

Us Weekly’s Latest Issue Reflects Awkward Ownership Transition

The last print issue for many staffers in layoff limbo was heavy on pictures, light on text.

– 22h

Key brands such as The North Face remain growth drivers for VF.

Business

VF Corp. Expects to Grow Market Share for Workwear

The workwear business, currently $800M in annual volume and profitable, is expected to “accelerate in Q2 and beyond.”

– 22h

Abbot Kinney Opening, Vince Venice Beach, Los Angeles, America - 11 Nov 2015Abbot Kinney Opening, Vince Venice Beach, Los Angeles, America - 11 Nov 2015

Business

Vince CEO on Expansion Amid Sliding Sales, Losses

Even with fourth-quarter sales declines and losses, Brendan Hoffman is thinking more stores and more product for Vince.

– 22h

Talitha Notting Hill

Business

Talitha Introduces Lifestyle Retail Concept in Notting Hill

The new space carries Talitha ready-to-wear as well as a series of objects, from antique furniture to vintage books.

– 22h

Comme des Garçons RTW Fall 2017

Eye

This Designer Has Already Worn Comme des Garçons to the Met Gala

Who will wear Rei Kawakubo’s designs on May 1?

– 22h

Plum Sykes

Eye

Dial O for Murder: Plum Sykes Goes Back in Time to Oxford in New Novel

The funny whodunit is Sykes’ first novel in more than a decade.

– 22h