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Retail

Excess Retail Real Estate Supply to Persist

The recession’s lingering effects and the impact of e-commerce and digital commerce are blamed for the nation’s over-supply of retail space.

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President Barack Obama gives the State of the Union address, Washington D.C.

Business

Obama Launches Cybersecurity National Action Plan

The cybersecurity plan was unveiled in wake of a series of breaches at stores such as Target, Neiman Marcus and Home Depot.

– 38 minutes ago

CF. Goldman RTW Fall 2016

Fashion

CF. Goldman Ready-to-Wear Fall 2016

Chelsea Goldman’s fourth collection for CF. Goldman — her most ambitious yet, topping out at about 40 looks — played with themes of sportswear and utility. “The utilitarian thing has been a buzzword lately,” said Goldman. “So we thought, how can we make it delicate, sexy and cool?”   Pulling inspiration from the works of […]

– 53 minutes ago

Sears

Business

Sears Accelerating Store Closures as Sales Slump

Sears Holdings Corp. said it is accelerating an effort to close 50 units and is also reviewing its other assets.

– 54 minutes ago

Shares of Gap Inc. rose after the firm's fourth-quarter update.

Business

U.S. Retail Stocks Gain in Down Market, But Recession Fears Rise

Sears stock declines as Gap gains following fourth-quarter updates.

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Waris Ahluwalia

Eye

Waris Ahluwalia Denied Entry Aboard Aeroméxico Flight Because of Turban

The fashion personality, jewelry designer and actor Waris Ahluwalia was prevented from boarding a flight in Mexico City because of his turban, he said on social media. The fashion community has come to his defense.

– 10:55 AM, EST

Ralph Lauren on Double RL, 1985.

Retail

Think Tank: Ralph Lauren, Superboss

Author and professor Sydney Finkelstein explores why the designer is also an influential executive.

– 9:00 AM, EST

Ben Pfeifer, GM Shutterstock Editorial, Dan Otero, CEO of BFA, Jon Oringer, Founder of Shutterstock and Billy Farrell, Co-Founder/Partner of BFA.

Media

Shutterstock Expands Fashion Reach Through Licensing Deal With BFA

The new deal not only gives Shutterstock access to BFA’s archive of 1.7 million images, but it also ups its rivalry with Getty.

– 8:30 AM, EST

Harvey Milk 2016 Pride Collection.

Fashion

Levi’s 2016 Pride Collection to Benefit Harvey Milk Foundation

Collection features trucker jacket, T-shirts, hats and shorts.

– 12:01 AM, EST

Marc Jacobs RTW Spring 2016

Accessories

Marc Jacobs Reveals Accessory Strategy With Restructured Pricing

Marc Jacobs ceo Sebastian Suhl says that 70 percent of the label’s accessories will be priced under $500.

– 12:01 AM, EST