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A Wet Seal store.

Wet Seal Talks Turnaround Plan

The retailer won’t blame fast fashion for its demise in recent years as much as some like to say the segment killed teen retail.

A view of the redesigned Chanel store.

Chanel Revamps South Coast Boutique

Chanel took great care to bring a residential quality to its redone and expanded South Coast Plaza boutique. The Peter Marino-designed store officially opened Thursday, following an event Wednesday evening.

Jean Claude Jitrois with models wearing looks from Jitrois.

Jitrois Opens First U.S. Flagship, in NYC

Jitrois opened its first U.S. flagship, a 700-square-foot store at 959 Madison Avenue between 75th and 76th Streets.

BCBG Max Azria Opens First Store in India

The company is looking at the country as a step forward in its global expansion plan.

Benetton Gives $1.1M to Rana Plaza Fund

The Italian clothing company has committed to paying double the amount independent assessors say it owes.

Carine Roitfeld

Uniqlo Links With Carine Roitfeld for Collection

Carine Roitfeld — one of France’s most famous editors and fashion personalities — is making a leap into design with Japanese retail giant Uniqlo.

Fred Segal, Tokyo

Fred Segal Opens Tokyo Store

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.

Tracy Margolies

Saks Fifth Avenue Names Tracy Margolies Chief Merchant

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.

Inside Rebecca Minkoff's Hong Kong store.

Rebecca Minkoff Opens in Hong Kong

Minkoff will roll out four to six stores in the city by 2018 and is also looking to enter the market in China.