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The ABCs of consumer spending.

Retail

Consumer Spending: Where Does Her Money Go?

When it comes to how and where consumer dollars are spent, not all income levels are created equal.

– 18 minutes ago

Accessories

Evie Live Partners With Independent Handbag Designer Awards

The winner of the Best Overall in Style and Design category is guaranteed to have a show on Evine in February 2016.

– 1:21 PM, EST

Aldo Maria Camillo Said Leaving Cerruti 1881

The artistic director had joined in 2012.

– 1:12 PM, EST

Even digitally reticent high-end brands such as Chanel are starting to sell online.

Retail

Luxury’s Digital Migration

Chanel — among the conspicuous e-commerce holdouts in luxury — plans to begin testing online sales of eyewear later this year in the U.S. ahead of a broader launch of online selling in 2016, WWD has learned.

– 12:00 PM, EST

Outside a Gap store in Japan.

Retail

Gap Latest Retail Reinvention Story

Gap Inc.’s plans to leverage the success of Old Navy across its other brands is the latest move by a major retailer to attempt to recapture lost consumers.

– 9:08 AM, EST

Chiara Ferragni’s glitter and leather slip-on sneakers.

Accessories

Fall Accessories Trend: #Happy

Designers are now making it easy to wear your heart on your sleeve — or neck, wrist and even feet.

– 8:00 AM, EST

Projected compound annual growth rate in sales, 2013-2018

Business

Morgan Stanley Highlights Good Investment Companies

The bank released a list of 30 companies that could be a smart investment over the next three years.

– 8:00 AM, EST

Retail

Holiday Weekend Expected to Spike Traffic, and Markdown Activity

For retailers in many sectors of the market, the weekend also means a sharp spike in store traffic.

– 12:01 AM, EST

Cheap Monday, Rachel Comey, keds

Fashion

Denim Trends Fall 2015: Playing the Blues

Designers riffed on denim in a range of ways for fall, from oversize silhouettes to funky prints.

– 12:01 AM, EST

Business

Think Tank: A Healthier Consumer Sector May Have the Wind at Its Back

It is difficult to overstate the crisis the American consumer faced at the onset of the Great Recession. Yet somehow over the past six years real household consumption managed to grow at an annual rate of 2.2 percent.

– 12:01 AM, EST