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L’Oreal Purchases Canan

L’Oréal has inked a deal to acquire Turkish hair care company Canan, the French beauty giant announced Thursday.

– November 16, 2007

The new Carlos Miele store in Paris.

Business

Miele Opens First Shop in Europe

Carlos Miele hopes to attract many bees to his fashion hive here. Miele inaugurated his debut store.

– November 16, 2007

Fashion

Diesel Debuts E-Commerce, Taps U.S. CEO

Diesel is launching its first full-scale e-commerce business today at its Diesel.com Web site.

– November 12, 2007

Fashion

Nike Opens Customized Studio in London Store

Nike unveiled its London NikeiD studio, a customization service that is the first of its kind in the U.K., at the NikeTown store in central London.

– November 2, 2007

Business

Hess Natur Taps German Eco-Awareness

Germany’s eco-fashion pioneer, Hess Natur, is actively taking its message and its product from the printed page to the retail floor.

– October 30, 2007

Fashion

Fin Takes ‘Nice’ to Earthly Extreme

Fin plans to take “nice” to another level.

– October 30, 2007

An artist's impression of Marks & Spencerýs eco-factory in Sri Lanka.

Business

Leading the Way

Recognizing the potential for cost savings and new markets, European retailers are taking a leadership role in the green movement.

– October 30, 2007

Business

Cacherel Debuts Paris Men’s Boutique

Cacharel, the French brand known for its spirited contemporary sportswear, has opened a new men’s shop in Paris.

– October 29, 2007

Fashion

Ford Going Global: “The Time Is Now”

Any doubt of Tom Ford’s global appeal was quickly squelched last week following a special appearance here at La Rinascente department store.

– October 29, 2007

Fashion

Brioni to Help Create Master Tailors

Brioni has formed an academic partnership with the RCA to teach master’s degree candidates in men’s wear fashion design about the nuances of tailored clothing.

– October 29, 2007

Alexander McQueen

Eye

In the Flash: Europe

Glamour, fantasy, drama and no end to the frenzy-WWD’s photographers capture the European show scene.

– October 29, 2007

Fashion

Zegna Reinvents Luxury Store Concept

Zegna’s first global store on Via Montenapoleone sets a new benchmark for the family-run brand as it establishes the standard to beat in men’s luxury retailing.

– October 22, 2007

Fashion

Gotta Get It

Must-have items from around the world.

– October 18, 2007

Fashion

Bold & Beautiful

The hottest streetwear trends from the collections.

– October 18, 2007

Fashion

Piquardo Goes Public

Italian accessories and luggage company Piquadro SpA kicked off an initial public offering.

– October 16, 2007