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American Apparel

Business

Bitter End to American Apparel as Wind Down Accelerates

The company shed about 2,400 people, with the majority of the cuts done in waves Monday.

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Penney's new Xersion Studio line.

Business

A Recovering J.C. Penney Makes an Active Play

Nike and the Xersion private brand make a formidable “one-two punch.”

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Hermés

Business

Hermès Takes New Approach Downtown

Maker of the Birkin and Kelly handbags is headed downtown.

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President-elect Donald Trump, arrives with his son Barron and wife Melania, to speak to an election night rally, in New York.

Fashion

Melania Trump Turns to Ralph Lauren for Inaugural Week Fashion Options

With the inaugural festivities nearing, incoming first lady Melania Trump is about to give a bevy of fashion designers some global publicity.

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An image from Ensaemble that will be featured this spring at a show at MAD.

Fashion

NYCxDESIGN to Play Up Fashion With MAD, FIT and Cooper Hewitt

NYCxDESIGN will bow on May 3 and will run through May 17 in all five boroughs.

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Business

NRF Foundation: A $2 Million Gala to Build the Talent Pool

The NRF Foundation shines a light on retail career opportunities and seek to attract talent to the industry.

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Neapolitan Collection saw a 20 percent increase in business last year due to pent-up demand.

Business

The Trump Effect: Chicago-Area Retailers Upbeat About Outlook

After a generally strong holiday, Chicago stores optimistic Trump might be good for retail.

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American Apparel

Business

American Apparel Layoffs Total 2,400

Workers reported to the company’s downtown Los Angeles factory Monday, instructed to form a line outside its former retail store to pick up their final checks.

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Iris Law is the New Face of Burberry Beauty.

Beauty

Jude Law Daughter Iris Law Lands Burberry Beauty

The aspiring model readies to become a household name.

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Vaquera co-designers Claire Sully (left) and Patric Dicaprio (right)

Eye

Scenes From Post-Election N.Y.: Fashion, Art Worlds Creatively Cope With Trump Era

As the Trump shock wears off, fashion designers and artists have begun to coalesce — laying the groundwork for innovation.

– January 16, 2017

Business

NRF Foundation Launches Training and Hiring Initiative

The initiative provides credentials for those keen on a career in retail.

– January 15, 2017

Hollister’s Advanced Stretch jeans

Fashion

Hollister Turns to Coolmax and Lycra for New Performance Denim Line

Hollister is taking a position in the performance arena with their Advanced Stretch Jeans with Coolmax All Season technology.

– January 15, 2017

American Apparel Los Angeles

Business

Sources: American Apparel Workers Brace for Mass Layoffs Monday

The wind down is rumored to have begun Friday, with a significant number of layoffs expected Monday as workers report for their shifts.

– January 15, 2017

Fausto Puglisi Pre-Fall 2017

Fashion

Fausto Puglisi Pre-Fall 2017

Puglisi addressed the conservative and unabashed sides of his maximalism.

– January 15, 2017

Lorna Jane Santa Monica

Fashion

Lorna Jane Campaign Tests In-Store Experiences in Santa Monica

The company on Saturday launches a speaker series that’s one part of an aim to test more interactive features at its Santa Monica flagship.

– January 14, 2017