News

J.B. Ivey and Co. department store

Retail

Retailer George Melvin Ivey Jr. is Dead at 91

Ivey, who held the titles of director, president, and chairman of J.B. Ivey & Company and Ivey Properties Co., favored high end women’s and men’s clothing.

– 5:50 PM, EST

Abercrombie & Fitch ended its shareholder rights plan, or poison pill.

Retail

Abercrombie & Fitch Aims to Skew Older, Bring Back Logos

The stereotypical teen retailer is now aiming at college-aged kids — and wants to bring back more logos.

– 5:34 PM, EST

Ferragamo campaign

Fashion

Salvatore Ferragamo Launches Campaign to Celebrate Made-to-Order Service

This is the second installment of its online series “A Man’s Story.”

– 4:57 PM, EST

PacSun pop-up store in Soho.

Retail

PacSun Narrows Loss on Stronger Margins

Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. narrowed its loss in the first quarter on declining sales.

– 4:52 PM, EST

Band of Outsiders, Instagram

Fashion

Band of Outsiders New York Store To Close

A Band of Outsiders sales associate tells WWD that the brand's SoHo boutique will close at the end of June, and confirmed reports that the label will not produce its fall collection.

– 4:47 PM, EST

Kay Jewelers is part of the Signet retail network.

Business

Signet Q1 Profit Up As Guidance Disappoints

Company’s same-store sales grow 3.6 percent, with Zale ahead 5.6 percent.

– 4:23 PM, EST

Fashion Group International

Beauty

FGI Talks Changes in the Beauty Industry

Fashion Group International Inc. discuss changes in the beauty industry at its Beauty Visionaries presentation.

– 3:57 PM, EST

CVS

Beauty

CVS Rebrands Florida Stores to Target Hispanic Market

CVS rebrands 12 Florida stores, CVS/pharmacy y más, to target the Hispanic market.

– 2:48 PM, EST

Hudson's Bay Co. in Toronto.

Business

Hudson’s Bay Taps Miami Dolphin Exec Dan Caspersen

Dan Caspersen will report directly to the office of the chairman.

– 2:19 PM, EST

D.S. & Durga El Cosmico

Beauty

D.S.& Durga Launches El Cosmico Scent

The newest endeavor from the brand finds them pitching up with El Cosmico, an upscale campground in West Texas art town Marfa.

– 2:14 PM, EST