Business

Jerry Storch Exiting Hudson's Bay Co.

clock October 20, 2017David Moin

Business

Stitch Fix in the Spotlight

clock October 20, 2017Evan Clark and Adriana Lee

Business

Suitsupply Launches Women's Division Called SuiStudio

clock October 20, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

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Fashion Scoops

First Lady Melania Trump to Present Inaugural Gown to Smithsonian

Hervé Pierre is speaking with investors about launching his own collection, perhaps as early as December.

clock October 16, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

A Perfumania storefront.

Financial

Perfumania Set to Go Private With Bankruptcy Plan OK

The perfume and beauty chain moved through its bankruptcy at a rare clip.

clock October 9, 2017Kali Hays

Warby Parker

Legal

Warby Parker Joins Amazon, States in Push Against Trump’s DACA Rollback

One of the fashionable eyewear brand’s cofounders is an immigrant.

clock October 5, 2017Kali Hays

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Government and Trade

Textile Manufacturers Want Import ‘Loophole’ Out of NAFTA

U.S. textile groups are hoping for an end to a raw material imports rule favored by Mexico and Canada.

clock October 2, 2017Kali Hays

Donald J. Trump, Josh Gottheimer, Tom Reed and Stephanie MurphyUS President Donald J. Trump meets with a bipartisan group of congress on tax reform, Washington, USA - 13 Sep 2017US President Donald J. Trump (2-L) with Democratic Representative from New Jersey Josh Gottheimer (L), Republican Representative from New York Tom Reed (C), Democratic Representative from Florida Stephanie Murphy (2-R) and Democratic Representative from Arizona Kyrsten Sinema (R), delivers remarks during a bipartisan meeting of US representatives on tax reform in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 13 September 2017.

Government and Trade

Retailers Backing Trump’s Business Focused Tax Reform Proposal

Corporate tax rates could be cut to their lowest rate in nearly 80 years, but Democratic lawmakers aren’t pleased.

clock September 27, 2017Kali Hays

The Hublot Big Bang One Click Italia Independent pictured at the world watch and jewellery show Baselworld in Basel, Switzerland, 22 March 2017.World watch and jewellery show Baselworld, Basel, Switzerland - 22 Mar 2017

Legal

WWD Law Review: Stripes, Stripes and More Stripes, Plus the Counterfeit Battle

Kule has sued the Clare Vivier brand over the use of stripes, while LVMH goes to court over web sites selling fake Hublot and Tag Heuer watches.

clock September 23, 2017Julie Zerbo

United States President Donald J. Trump speaks before signing a memorandum on addressing China's laws, policies, practices, and actions related to intellectual property, innovation, and technology at The White House in Washington, DC,. Pictured from left to right is US Representative Darrell Issa (Republican of California), US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, and Us Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross.Trump Remarks at Signing of Memorandum on China Trade, Washington DC, USA - 14 Aug 2017

Government and Trade

Retailers Aiming for ‘Update’ of NAFTA as Negotiations Continue

The NRF is open to changes, as long as the deal remains in place.

clock September 22, 2017Kali Hays

Melania Trump

People

Melania Trump Hints at Working With First Ladies to Empower and Educate Children

Wearing a hot pink Delpozo coat coordinated with Christian Louboutin stilettos, FLOTUS chose the shade that thousands of activists wore to the Women’s Marches earlier this year.

clock September 20, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Ivana Trump

Fashion Scoops

President’s Former Wife a Regular at Zang Toi

The designer’s front row represented a wide age range.

clock September 14, 2017Sharon Edelson

Taylor SwiftThe Metropolitan Museum of Art's COSTUME INSTITUTE Benefit Celebrating the Opening of Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, Arrivals, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, New York, America - 02 May 2016WEARING LOUIS VUITTON

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WWD Law Review: Amazon Speaks Up and Taylor Swift’s Song Protection

Amazon reiterated its values in the wake of President Trump’s DACA decision, while Taylor Swift sought to protect a song lyric.

clock September 8, 2017Julie Zerbo

President Donald Trump speaks to the media in the lobby of Trump Tower, in New YorkTrump, New York, USA - 15 Aug 2017

Government and Trade

Fashion Leaders Condemn Trump Ending DACA Immigration Program

Retail and fashion leaders were among the hundreds of companies that urged Trump to keep a citizenship program for young immigrants.

clock September 5, 2017Kali Hays

The hashtag has become as key to a brand's trademarks as its logo.

Legal

WWD Law Review: IP Protection in China, and Oh — That Hashtag

New Balance’s IP win in China came just as President Trump began a probe into the country’s theft of U.S. firms’ IP.

clock August 25, 2017Julie Zerbo

Steven Mnuchin, Louise LintonChairman's Global Dinner in Washington DC, USA - 17 Jan 2017

Fashion Scoops

Brands Distancing Themselves From Louise Linton Instagram Post

A string of designer labels are making it known they had nothing to do with the wife of Steven Mnuchin tagging their merch in an Instagram post.

clock August 22, 2017Kali Hays

Street styleStreet style, Spring Summer 2018, Paris Fashion Week Men's, France - 23 Jun 2017

Legal

France Forcing Corporate Transparency With New Law

Companies like Kering and LVMH are still waiting for specifics on implementation, but they have to comply with new rules, with or without them.

clock August 22, 2017Kali Hays

United States Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin's fiancee Louise Linton attends Munchin's swearing-in ceremonyTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin swearing-in ceremony, White House, Washington, DC, USA - 13 Feb 2017United States Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin's fiancee Louise Linton attends Munchin's swearing-in ceremony at the White House in Washington, D.C.. Mnuchin was confirmed by the Senate 54-47 earlier today.

People

Louise Linton’s Hermès Scarf and Tom Ford Sunglasses Land Her in Instagram Hot Water

Lousie Linton, wife of Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, has deleted an Instagram photo detailing the designer brands she was wearing after it went viral.

clock August 22, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

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Looks from Harrys of London Fall 2017.

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Harrys of London CEO Out After Charles Cohen Acquisition

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