Hedi Slimane Joins Céline, Will Add Men’s Wear

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Paris Retrospective Keeps Azzedine Alaïa's Spirit Alive

clock January 20, 2018Joelle Diderich


Paul Smith Men's Fall 2018

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Real Estate

The different conceptualized fitness hubs from Gensler.

Real Estate

Reebok Wants to Start Conversations About Gas Stations

The firm worked with Gensler to develop three concepts for the “gym of the future.”

clock January 19, 2018Vicki M. Young

The planned outside facade for the Shanghai flagship.


Galeries Lafayette to Open Shanghai Flagship Later This Year

The company’s goal is to open a dozen stores by 2025 in the six largest cities in China.

clock January 16, 2018Vicki M. Young


Real Estate

Silicon Valley of the East, North and South

Tech companies serving the fashion apparel and retail markets are gravitating to new hotbeds.

clock January 11, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

The Lands' End squall jacket.


Lands’ End Has Five-Year Plan for Sales and Store Growth

The American casual brand is looking to open 40 to 50 stores over five years, and grow sales to between $1.8 billion to $2 billion in the same period.

clock January 8, 2018Vicki M. Young

Ascena is putting together a plan to expand its Cacique plus-size intimates business.


Ascena CEO Eyeing Opportunities for Growth

The Cacique plus-size intimates line, cited as a top-performer, has multiple growth opportunities.

clock January 8, 2018Vicki M. Young

Off-pricers are bucking the trend by opening stores, even though fewer than in years past.


Retailers Expected to Close Fewer Stores in 2018

Off-pricers are forecasted to grow their square footage by 3.7 percent in 2018.

clock January 5, 2018Vicki M. Young

Sears is closing some doors as part of a routine store review.


Sears Holdings to Close 64 Kmart and 39 Sears Stores

Liquidation sales are slated to begin Jan. 12.

clock January 4, 2018Vicki M. Young

Food Halls and Pop-Up Shops All the Rage at ICSC New York Deal Making

Real Estate

Food Halls, Pop-up Shops All the Rage at ICSC New York Deal-Making

At a quieter than normal ICSC New York Deal-Making, the focus was on how to reinvigorate the mall.

clock December 13, 2017Sharon Edelson


Shareholder Activist Puts High Value on Hudson’s Bay Vancouver

Shareholder activist Jonathan Litt wants HBC to sell off real estate assets.

clock December 12, 2017David Moin

Stephen Lebovitz

Real Estate

Retail Transforming Requires New Approaches, and Reinvention

Stephen Lebovitz, chief executive officer of CBL Properties, shares insights on the changes in the market.

clock December 5, 2017WWD Studios

KCD has moved into new offices at 475 Tenth Avenue.

Fashion Scoops

KCD Relocates to 475 Tenth Avenue in New York

Sixty five full-time employees moved into the new 17,000-square-foot space.

clock December 4, 2017Lisa Lockwood

The Yves Saint Laurent Beauty SoHo pop-up shop.

Business Features

Think Tank: Longer-term, Sustainable Retail Models

Addie Lerner, principal at General Catalyst, explains new approaches for retailers.

clock November 17, 2017Addie Lerner

Simon J. Sonar, Olympia Landeau and Line M M Samdal.

Fashion Scoops

Edit 151 to Host First U.S. Trunk Show at 432 Park Avenue in New York

Once Edit 151 wraps up its three-day run, The Cube and the lower-level concourse will be available for a full-time tenant.

clock November 14, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Attendees are greeted by the Kiabi Robot at last year's MAPIC event.

Business Features

The Keyword at Mapic: Experience

Attendees at this year’s event will also learn about opportunities in the food and beverage segment.

clock November 14, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

The couple just found a buyer for this house.

Celebrity Real Estate

Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler Wave Goodbye to Chicago Mansion

The couple just found a buyer for their $4 million house.

clock November 3, 2017Kathryn Hopkins

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