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Burt Shavitz

Beauty

Burt Shavitz, Cofounder of Burt’s Bees, Dies at 80

Burt Shavitz, a cofounder of Burt's Bees and a pioneer of the eco-conscious beauty industry, died on Sunday in Maine of respiratory complications. He was 80 years old.

– 7:10 PM, EST

The Parthenon

Business

Greece is the Word as Fashion Equities React

Greece’s refusal to accept the bailout terms proposed by its creditors in a referendum on Sunday forced all of Europe’s and Asia's major markets — with the exception of Shanghai — down on Monday.

– 6:25 PM, EST

Sean Baker

Eye

Sean Baker on ‘Tangerine,’ Caitlyn Jenner and iPhone Filmmaking

The raucous dramedy about two trans sex workers in downtown Los Angeles arrives in theaters Friday.

– 6:03 PM, EST

Express in Times Square.

Business

Perry Pericleous Promoted to Chief Financial Officer of Express

Succeeds Paul Dascoli, who has left the firm, and reports to Matthew Moellering, chief operating officer.

– 5:38 PM, EST

Business

Seritage Shares Rise as Trading Begins

Rights offering raises $1.6 billion to be applied to real estate purchases from Sears.

– 4:42 PM, EST

DSTLD

The Markets

DSTLD Plans Category Expansion

The company, which nabbed $4.4 million in seed funding last year, just began selling men’s and women’s aviator sunglasses for $105.

– 4:34 PM, EST

J. Press

Men's

J. Press York Street Line to be Discontinued

The line will be renamed J. Press Blue and will retain its younger aesthetic.

– 4:18 PM, EST

Fashion

Brandon Maxwell, Stylist to Lady Gaga, to Launch Line

Lady Gaga's stylist is set to launch a ready-to-wear collection for spring 2016.

– 3:19 PM, EST

2012 WWD Beauty Inc. Awards - Mass Retailer Of The Year: Family Dollar

Business

Dollar Tree Completes Family Dollar Purchase

Combined companies' sales will exceed $19 billion with store count over 13,600 units.

– 2:47 PM, EST

Her Velvet Vase

Retail

Her Velvet Vase Bows in U.S.

Sisters Clare and Magdalena Chan started Her Velvet Vase, a blogshop, in Singapore. They've brought the concept to the U.S. with an e-commerce site.

– 1:56 PM, EST