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The Children’s Place and Activists Likely Headed for a Proxy Fight

The activist funds are nominating two directors for the retailer's board.

Baltimore Struggles to Regain Normalcy

The Baltimore Harbor had a quiet night on Tuesday, the first night of the city's 10 p.m. curfew, which will remain in effect through 5 a.m. May 4, unless renewed or rescinded by order of the Mayor.

Olivia Wilde, Martha Stewart, Whoopi Goldberg Choose Items for Story Store

The West Chelsea boutique Story, which unveils a new retail concept every six weeks or so, has partnered with Dressbar at Dress Barn for this latest one.

The Children’s Place Again Urges Vote for Its Board Slate

The Children’s Place is again urging shareholders to vote for the company’s slate of board nominees at the annual shareholders meeting next month.

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.