News

Business

Europe’s Stock Markets Slide

Military action in Yemen and Greece fears drag markets down.

– 6:48 AM, EST

Business

Adidas Unveils 5-Year Growth Plan

The company intends to grow net income by 15 percent per year on high single-digit sales gain.

– 3:41 AM, EST

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Retail

Amazon In Talks to Purchase Net-a-Porter

WWD has learned that Amazon is engaged in “ongoing talks” to buy Net-a-porter, which could command a valuation of up to 2 billion euros, or $2.19 billion at current exchange.

– 12:01 AM, EST

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Fashion

Karl Lagerfeld Exhibit Opens in Bonn

The first comprehensive show of Karl Lagerfeld’s 60-year-old oeuvre, put together by Amanda Harlech, kicks off on March 28.

– 12:01 AM, EST

Retail

Selfridges Names Director of Men’s Wear and Head of Accessories Buying

The store has promoted within its existing buying team.

– March 25, 2015

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Accessories

Yves Piaget Talks New Book

It features many detailed close-up photos of how the watches are made and glamorous photos of the results. There are also lots of great-looking vintage ads.

– March 25, 2015

Business

Suit Specialist Moss Bros’ Profit Rises 9%

The menswear specialist said revenue rose 5.1 percent to 114.7 million pounds ($170.39 million) while like-for-like sales increased 5.5 percent.

– March 25, 2015

Business

Europe’s Stock Markets Lose Ground

A number of luxury stocks, including Hermès, also saw falls.

– March 25, 2015

Christopher Kane Store Launch

Eye

Christopher Kane Celebrates London Store

Laura Carmichael, Erin O'Connor and David Downton were among guests at a cocktail and dinner.

– March 25, 2015

Business

German Economy Propels Euro Area

Business confidence advances for a fifth month, adding evidence that economy is over its slump.

– March 25, 2015