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Fashion

Frockadvisor Launches Independent Boutique Event in London

The event marks the launch of the Frockadvisor app in the U.K., connecting customers to independent boutiques.

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Hudson's Bay Yorkdale

Retail

Hudson’s Bay Intensifies Quest for Germany’s Kaufhof Chain

According to sources, Hudson's Bay Co. has put in a bid for Kaufhof that tops a recent offer made by René Benko and his Austrian real estate company Signa Holding.

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Aviator sunglasses by Ray-Ban produced by Luxottica.

Accessories

Luxottica Chairman Addresses Former CEO’s Departure

Leonardo Del Vecchio disappointed by lack of investments in emerging countries.

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A look from Boutique Moschino.

The Markets

Cheap & Chic’s Evolution as Boutique Moschino

Chief executive officer maps out the development of the brand under the creative direction of Jeremy Scott.

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Sonia Rykiel Resort 2016

Fashion

Sonia Rykiel Resort 2016

Julie de Libran celebrated the house's signature stripes with a colorful collection worked in bold, playful hues.

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Preen by Thornton Bregazzi Resort 2016

Fashion

Preen by Thornton Bregazzi Resort 2016

Justin Thornton and Thea Bregazzi looked to two divergent Eighties influences for their highly graphic lineup.

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Fendi Resort 2016

Fashion

Fendi Resort 2016

Karl Lagerfeld translated the delicacy and strength of the bird of paradise flower into an array of looks for resort.

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The Markets

Diesel Steps Up Fight Against Counterfeits

The Italian brand has won back the property of its label in Indonesia.

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Business

John Hooks Joins Miroglio Fashion

Hooks is a new independent councilor at the Italian fashion group.

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Louis Vuitton is taking the art of packing seriously. For fall, it was all in the trunk. Done in silver leather or diamond-cut Plexiglas, these hard-case handbags made for clever travel companions, fitted internally for every electronic gadget desirable.

Retail

Study: Louis Vuitton Still Most Valuable Luxury Brand

In an analysis of luxury market by Millward Brown and WPP, the total value of high-end brands lost $7 billion as spending declined in key markets.

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