Carine Roitfeld — one of France’s most famous editors and fashion personalities — is making a leap into design with Japanese retail giant Uniqlo.
— April 16, 2015
The new complex features a food market, men’s and women’s boutiques covered in fragrant cedar beams and plenty of landscaped outdoor spaces for shoppers to relax. It is just the start of the California retailer’s push overseas.
— April 15, 2015
Tracy Margolies, a senior executive at Bergdorf Goodman, is joining Saks Fifth Avenue as chief merchant on May 11, filling the slot vacated by Jennifer De Winter last February.
Minkoff will roll out four to six stores in the city by 2018 and is also looking to enter the market in China.
OVS and Excelsior Milano will be the official partners and retailers of Expo 2015, starting here May 1.
— April 14, 2015
After only 10 months in business, Canadian retail start-up Kit and Ace is taking its “technical luxury” clothing brand — and the soft, laundry-friendly cashmere it was built on — on a global expansion.
The French and Japanese fashion brand has opened its second New York City store on Rivington between Bowery and Chrystie Streets.
— April 13, 2015
Trish Wescoat Pound has built one of fashion’s more delightfully bipolar companies in Haute Hippie, which is both living the dream and looking for cash.
Calypso’s collection for boho brides, Mariee, bows Thursday with hints of Marrakech, Goa, Jaipur and St. Barths, the brand’s original stamping ground.
— April 10, 2015