Nike

Nike New York Made Ten Icons x Virgil Abloh.

Fashion Scoops

Nike to Host Brand Activations to Celebrate NYFW and the U.S. Open

The brand will continue its New York Made campaign that will include a series of events, installations and product drops.

clock 17hAria Hughes

Ivanka Trump at a state dinner during Chinese president Xi Jinping's first meeting with Donald Trump.

Fashion Scoops

Fall Opening Planned for Ivanka Trump Collection Store in Trump Tower

With this fall’s opening, the Ivanka Trump Collection store will be the only freestanding boutique in the U.S. for the brand.

clock August 11, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Russell Westbrook front row at Louis Vuitton

Fashion Scoops

NBA MVP Russell Westbrook to Talk Fashion at 92Y Book Launch With Rizzoli

The Olympian will be talking up his new Rizzoli-backed book “Russell Westbrook: Style Drivers,” which is set to hit stores early next month.

clock August 10, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

French Connection

Financial

Sports Direct International Raises Stake, Again, in French Connection

The move brings the company to the brink of launching a takeover bid.

clock July 28, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Mark Parker Nike CEO Mark Parker speaks during a news conference, in New YorkNike Innovations, New York, USA

Fashion Scoops

Mark Parker’s Pay Falls to $13.9M at Nike

The chairman, president and ceo’s compensation slipped from the $47.6 million logged in 2015.

clock July 26, 2017Evan Clark

Under Armour's “Unlike Any” campaign featuring  Natasha Hastings.

Financial

Under Armour Gets Investment Downgrade Before Quarterly Results

Deutsche Bank doesn’t like the athleticwear brand’s near term growth prospects.

clock July 25, 2017Kali Hays

Business Features

Former Fashion Executive Charcy Evers Sizes Up the Industry With a Critical Eye

Evereve and Stella & Dot were singled out as companies that are adept at customer service — the one area that many retailers need to get a better handle on from Evers’ view.

clock July 21, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

An illustration of the benefits of Nike's Flyknit bra.

Activewear

Nike Just Does It: Applies Footwear Technology to Apparel

Activewear giant finds new uses for older manufacturing process.

clock July 12, 2017Sharon Edelson

United Parcel Service, UPS, Amazon In this Oct. 18, 2010 photo, Amazon.com boxes await delivery in a UPS truck in Palo Alto, Calif. Online retailer Amazon.com Inc. is set to report its fourth-quarter results after the close of trading on Wall StreetEarns Amazon, Palo Alto, USA

Technology

RBC Survey: Apparel Is Amazon’s Most Popular Category

The research shows how important apparel is to Amazon as it inks a deal with Nike.

clock June 30, 2017Evan Clark

Mark Parker Nike CEO Mark Parker speaks during a news conference, in New YorkNike Innovations, New York, USA

Financial

Nike Confirms Tie-up With Amazon for Pilot

Ceo Mark Parker said Nike would partner with Amazon to elevate how the brand is presented.

clock June 29, 2017Evan Clark

Rihanna on the catwalkFenty Puma by Rihanna show, Autumn Winter 2017, Paris Fashion Week, France - 06 Mar 2017

Marketing and Promotion

Ath-leisure Market Swells Despite Hyper Saturation

The category is red-hot and shows no indication of cooling off.

clock June 29, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

Bella Hadid in Nike’s NY Made campaign.

Financial

Nike Earnings Under the Microscope

Investors will be looking for hints on the company’s thinking about Amazon.

clock June 29, 2017Evan Clark

Adidas and Puma are battling in court over design elements of Adidas' classic Stan Smith shoes.

Legal

WWD Law Review: The Activewear Battle Rages, and What ‘Made in’ Means

The major activewear brands continue to battle it out in courts – with mixed success – while Kering became ensared in a controversy over where its sunglasses are made.

clock June 24, 2017Julie Zerbo

Balmain's Night at the Opera With Céline Dion

Mens Fashion

Paris Men’s Sizzles — In More Ways Than One

Jam-packed with key shows and presentations, the week is expected to sizzle in more ways than one.

clock June 23, 2017Katya Foreman

Millennials

Marketing and Promotion

Gen Z’s Fashion Tastes, Buying Habits, Interests and Aspirations Discussed in Depth at FCD

Born between 1995 and 2010, the 61-million strong Gen Z has one million more people than Millennials.

clock June 19, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

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Fashion Firms Partake in Solar Eclipse Viewings Around the Country

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