News

J.C. Penney

Business

Amid Store Closings and Newfound Profits, Penney’s Sets Initiatives to Sustain Rebound

The chain’s apparel business slumped last year, but improvements are expected as early as this spring.

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The White House

Business

Bloomberg Bails on Hosting White House Correspondents’ Dinner After Party

This year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner is shaping up to be less festive than in the past.

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Sara Melki aims to build a U.S. network of accounts.

Business

Tranoï Attendees Emphasize Customer Service to Try to Boost Business

Tranoï founders Armand and Martine Hadida could talk business with retailers since the pair also own the L’Eclaireur stores.

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Sam Worthington

Eye

This ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ Actor Is Sitting Out the Oscars

“I don’t really get involved in any of that stuff.”

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Business

Marschall Joins CBRE as ‘Store-Within-a-Store’ Specialist

Smaller retailers opening shops inside larger retailers is a growing trend.

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PCP leaders Thia Breen, Chairman and Lezlee Westin, president and CEO

Beauty

PCPC Navigates Seas of Change

The beauty industry trade group focuses on issues ranging from product safety to global harmonization.

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A behind-the-scenes look at Liu Bolin in Moncler’s spring 2017 campaign.

Fashion

‘The Invisible Man’ Performance Artist and Photographer Liu Bolin About to Take a More Public View

Liu Bolin described his motto as “Work as hard as you can, so you won’t live with regret in the future.”

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Yayoi Kusama

Eye

Here’s Your Chance to Get a Picture in Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirrors

“One of the overarching messages that she had is all about a younger generation.”

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Caroline Constas RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Caroline Constas RTW Fall 2017

The collection evolved into weightier categories such as knits, denim and outerwear.

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Business

Louis Vuitton Names New Americas President

Lanessa Elrod, who has worked for the brand since 2010, succeeds Anthony Ledru.

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Hollister’s Advanced Stretch jeans

Fashion

Invista Exploring Sale of Apparel & Advanced Textiles Unit

Invista, a unit of Koch Industries, said options include potentially selling or further investing in the business.

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Monse RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

New York Fashion Week Fall 2017 Trend: Velvet Touch

Designers got the memo — velvet is the new fabric of our lives.

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Calvin Klein RTW fall 2017

Fashion

New York Fashion Week Fall 2017 Trend: Fantastic Furs

For fall, designers dialed up furs via big proportions and colorful hues.

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Gabriela Hearst RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

New York Fashion Week Fall 2017 Trend: Women at Work

The pantsuit is back with force as designers empower women with assertive tailoring for fall.

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Monse RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

New York Fashion Week Fall 2017 Trend: Visual Arts

Some dresses are meant to be seen and for fall, designers made sure to stamp them with vibrant colors and bold geometric shapes.

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