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The Markets

Italy’s Textile, Fashion Sales Rise

U.S. drives Increase.

– 10 minutes ago

Carven RTW Fall 2015

Fashion

Carven RTW Fall 2015

The brand was off to a fresh start for fall, both in terms of its new designers, Adrien Caillaudaud and Alexis Martial, and the point of view expressed in their first collection.

– 27 minutes ago

Backstage at Carven RTW Fall 2015

Beauty

Backstage at Carven Fall 2015

WWD went behind the scenes at the fall show.

– 35 minutes ago

Manish Arora RTW Fall 2015

Fashion

Manish Arora RTW Fall 2015

Arora’s eye for detail was extraordinary and extended to his accessories.

– 47 minutes ago

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2015

Fashion

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2015

Vanessa Bruno made a move into eveningwear for the first time for fall, broadening her reach with a mix-and-match collection that paired folksy embroideries with tailored elements like stiff tuxedo jackets.

– 11:10 AM, EST

Business

BDO Said Retail CFO’s Expect More M/A Activity This Year

In a separate study from HSBC, more than one-third of the American middle market firms are in the wholesale and retail sector.

– 10:45 AM, EST

Beauty

Firmenich Names New President of China

Boet Brinkgreve will take up the position on March 16.

– 10:01 AM, EST

Gauchère RTW Fall 2015

Fashion

Gauchère RTW Fall 2015

Marie-Christine Statz chose a darker path for fall. A boyish, military bent permeated the collection, heightened by uniform-style caps.

– 8:45 AM, EST

Sharon Wauchob RTW Fall 2015

Fashion

Sharon Wauchob RTW Fall 2015

For fall, Wauchob furthered her fascination offering up intriguing clin d’oeil surfaces.

– 8:05 AM, EST

Media

Olivier Rousteing Hits One Million on Instagram

Balmain’s artistic director has been voted the fourth most influential French person on the social media network.

– 7:31 AM, EST