News

Business

Gordon Brothers Unit, AccuVal-LiquiTec Merge

Combined entity conducts $60 billion in appraisals annually.

– 8 minutes ago

Business

Europe’s Stock Markets See Uneven Start

Marks & Spencer led gains in London, after an unexpected rise in general merchandise sales in Q4.

– 49 minutes ago

Marks & Spencer

Retail

M&S Reports 1.9% Rise in Q4 Sales

The retailer’s general merchandise category rose 1.3 percent.

– 3:31 AM, EST

Stella McCartney RTW Fall 2015

Accessories

Fall 2015 Accessories: Paris

WWD scouted the season’s best shoes, handbags, jewelry, eyewear and more from Paris.

– 12:01 AM, EST

Fashion

Dior Moving Cruise Collection to French Riviera

Dior, which had planned to stage its show in Los Angeles on May 9, has changed gears. The cruise show is now slated for May 11 on the French Riviera not far from Cannes.

– 12:01 AM, EST

O, The Oprah Magazine, 15th Anniversary

Media

Oprah Winfrey Celebrates O Magazine’s 15th Anniversary

Oprah Winfrey unveiled O’s May cover, which marks the Hearst Magazines-owned title’s 15th year.

– 12:01 AM, EST

Warpaint: Alexander McQueen and Make-Up Exhibit

Fashion

London College of Fashion Stages Alexander McQueen Show

“Warpaint: Alexander McQueen and Make-Up,” opens April 30 at the London College of Fashion’s Fashion Gallery Space.

– April 1, 2015

Business

WWD Stock Tracker Drops 0.44%

Stocks slide on profit-taking, trading volume is light.

– April 1, 2015

"Marcel Rochas: Designing French Glamour"

Eye

Sophie Rochas Writes Book on Father Marcel Rochas

She writes in the book that he is “a ‘famous unknown,’” adding, “Therein lies a deep injustice that needs to be redressed, and a mystery."

– April 1, 2015

The Markets

Design Market Worth $479B: Study

The first Altagamma Bain Design Market Monitor was based on the study of 350 Italian and international companies from 30 different countries.

– April 1, 2015