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Maureen Chiquet

Wertheimer Takes Reins at Chanel After Chiquet Pushed Out

Chanel chairman Alain Wertheimer will take over the operational management of the company.

Maureen Chiquet

Maureen Chiquet to Exit as Global CEO of Chanel

Alain Wertheimer, chairman of Chanel, will take over the management of the company.

Balbina Wong

Balbina Wong Retires From ImagineX, Walton Brown

She will become honorary vice chairman of The Lane Crawford Joyce Group as of Feb. 1, the retail group said Wednesday.

Ath-leisure Dampens Daywear

With consumers spending more time wearing ath-leisure apparel, independent specialty retailers are looking for ways to interest them in the daywear they once bought.

Tiffany & Co. 2015 Holiday Campaign

Tiffany’s U.S. Holiday Sales Lowered by Weak Tourism Spending in Key Markets

But sales in Japan and Europe climbed during the holiday selling period.

Wilkes Bashford passes away at 82

Wilkes Bashford, Men’s Retailer, 82

Legendary San Francisco retailer Wilkes Bashford has died.

Hermès Boosts Square Footage at Crystals in Las Vegas

Hermès is nearly tripling the size of its store at Crystals in Las Vegas.

Marc Jacobs

Marc Jacobs to Open New-Look Paris Unit

The boutique on Rue Saint-Honoré is to open in the spring on a hot commercial strip.

Shenyang Remains a Luxury Hub…For Now

The industrial city in northern China currently boasts more luxury stores than anywhere else in the country, outside of Shanghai and Beijing, but that could change soon, according to new research from FDKG Insights.