Fashion Markets


Mergers and Acquisitions

G-III Completes Acquisition of Donna Karan International

The $650 million deal was funded through a combination of cash, common stock and a junior lien seller note.

clock December 1, 2016Vicki M. Young

Calvin Klein Fall 2016 Global Ad Campaign


Calvin Klein Europe Has Potential for $1B in Volume Within 3 Years

Currently, Tommy Hilfiger is a bigger business in Europe than Calvin.

clock December 1, 2016Vicki M. Young

An image from Dare For Men campaign.


Guess Misses Profit Expectations

The company will focus on its four-point plan to drive the business.

clock November 30, 2016Vicki M. Young

Tommy Hilfiger & Gigi Hadid

Fashion Scoops

GiGi New York’s Beef With Tommy Hilfiger Over ‘GiGi’

The battle arises from the Tommy x Gigi Hadid capsule line.

clock October 25, 2016Vicki M. Young

Access Pack from North Face


VF’s Eric Wiseman Looks Back As Steven Rendle Looks Ahead

Following its third-quarter earnings report, VF guided its 2016 outlook for earnings per share to rise 3% to $3.13.

clock October 24, 2016Vicki M. Young

Men's wear continues to dominate Agenda trade show, although a women’s section has helped diversify the mix of streetwear and action sports clothing.


Survey: 3-D Technology Plays Role in Future of L.A.’s Fashion Industry

Researchers noted that $43 billion in apparel imports are expected to enter L.A. ports this year.

clock February 10, 2016Arthur Zaczkiewicz


Judith Leiber Brand Adding Footwear to Mix

Price points are between $195 and $450.

clock February 3, 2016Vicki M. Young

Human Resources

Caden Stobart Named Carlisle Etcetera Chief Marketing Officer

Stobart will focus on branding at the luxury apparel brand.

clock January 25, 2016Vicki M. Young


First Insight Service Helps Brands Benchmark Product Launches

ForeSight helps retailers and brands measure the success rates of product launches through benchmarking and comparative analysis.

clock December 9, 2015Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Oscar de la Renta RTW Fall 2015

Designer and Luxury

First Insight Study Finds De la Renta a Winner in N.Y.

Peter Copping’s fall 2015 ready-to-wear collection for Oscar de la Renta got an enthusiastic response from enthusiasts rating New York Fashion Week’s offerings.

clock February 25, 2015Arnold J. Karr


HanesBrands Acquires Knights Holdco Inc.

Known as Knights Apparel, the company sells licensed collegiate logo apparel in the mass retail channel.

clock February 24, 2015Vicki M. Young

Tom Ford

Designer and Luxury

Catching Up With Tom Ford

Ford is officially doing double duty, simultaneously in the early stages of casting his second film while planning his fall fashion show.

clock February 18, 2015Bridget Foley

Jeans from Remar.


Textile Divide Seen at PV, Texworld

Exhibitors were split between serving a mostly price-driven mainstream market and an upper segment that is focused on newness and creativity.

clock February 17, 2015Alex Wynne and Paulina Szmydke

Lacoste's rayon, polyamide and polyester dress (Project). Skechers floral shoes (WWDMAGIC).

Fashion Features

Las Vegas Trend: Street Smarts

Designers are taming the urban jungle with looks drawing on military and athletic influences.

clock February 17, 2015WWD Staff

Nic + Zoe's polyester and acrylic shearling vest (WWDMAGIC) and Artisan de Luxe's cotton flannel dress (Project).

Fashion Features

Las Vegas Trend: Mad for Plaid

Plaid takes on a grunge vibe with great flannel shirts and baby-doll dresses.

clock February 17, 2015WWD Staff

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J. Crew Lenders Say ‘Insolvent’ Retailer Can’t Keep IP for Itself

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