Fashion

Thom Browne Men’s Spring 2018

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Beauty

Dan Loeb Urges Nestlé to Sell Share in L’Oréal

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Fashion

Alexander McQueen Men's Spring 2018

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retail

The Takashimaya store in Nihonbashi, Tokyo

Retail

Takashimaya’s Net Profit Grows 44.7% in Q1

A rise in sales and a gain on the sale of stocks contributed to the increase.

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Mr and Mrs Italy will open new stores in Beijing and Miami this year.

Fashion Scoops

Mr and Mrs Italy to Open Stores in Beijing, Miami and Hong Kong

The eight to 10 producers in Italy that the company relies on are trained to know they need to continually research new techniques, cuts and furs.

clock June 23, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

From the Agenda Long Beach trade show floor

Retail

Agenda’s Aaron Levant on the Evolution of the Trade Show

The Agenda trade show founder reflects on the state of the industry as he and his team ready for their consumer-facing event, Agenda Festival, next month.

clock June 23, 2017Kari Hamanaka

Macy's

Business Features

Macy’s Executive Shares Career Path, Insights for Young Professionals

Erica Infantolino serves as a market vice president for Macy’s Inc.

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RRD print digital

Marketing and Promotion

Why Print and Digital Are Key to Engaging Consumers in a Cluttered Market

John Pecaric, chief commercial officer at R.R. Donnelley, explains.

clock June 23, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Sears

Financial

Sears Canada Bankruptcy May Spell Future For Sears Holdings

The two retailers are now operated separately, but with the same financial backer in Edward Lampert, their fates appear inextricably linked.

clock June 22, 2017Kali Hays

NRF shrink study

Retail

Retail Shrink Cost Industry $48.9 Billion Last Year

The National Retail Federation teamed up with the University of Florida on the annual research study.

clock June 22, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

A Sears store front inside a mall.

Financial

Sears Canada Files for Bankruptcy to Pursue Restructuring

The filing comes amid a brand “reinvention” and years of losses.

clock June 22, 2017Kali Hays

Chico's Coconut Point storefront.

Technology

Chico’s Taps First Insight for Predictive Analytics Tools

The fashion company will deploy its social engagement and marketing software.

clock June 22, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

Coterie, Spring 2017 Fashion Trends

Business Features

As Market Shifts, U.S. Trade Events Pivot by Becoming Venues for Inspiration

Show organizers aim to help brands and retailers navigate a challenging market.

clock June 22, 2017Lisa Lockwood

brands study

Business Features

Think Tank: Addressing the Consumer ‘Trust Crisis’

Hana Ben-Shabat, partner in the consumer and retail practice of A.T. Kearney, explains.

clock June 22, 2017Hana Ben-Shabat

Donald J. Trump Ivanka TrumpPresident Trump Departs DC as Attorney General Sessions Begins Russia Testimony, Washington, USA - 13 Jun 2017US President Donald J. Trump, along with his daughter Ivanka, walks across the South Lawn as he departs the White House for Milwaukee, Wisconsin in Washington, DC, USA, 13 June 2017. The President is departing Washington at the same time that Attorney General Jeff Sessions is beginning his testimony on Russia to the Senate Intelligence Committee.

Government and Trade

Ivanka Trump Clears Hurdle for New Brand Trademarks

The official White House employee is still working on securing trademarks for her eponymous brand.

clock June 21, 2017Kali Hays

Jack Ma Alibaba Gateway Conference

Technology

Jack Ma Says There’s No Point in Fighting Globalization

The Alibaba founder is waving the flag of globalization in the face of opposing political movements in the U.S. and the U.K.

clock June 21, 2017Kali Hays

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Fashion Features

Experience Matters: Michael Kors Hits Chicago

The designers hosted a fashion show at his Michigan Avenue store.

clock June 21, 2017Kristin Larson

Samsung, voice-activation, smartphone, millennials, generation x

Technology

Slide Over, Siri, Samsung Mobile Debuts Voice-Control Updates

Select Samsung Galaxy S8 and 8 Plus owners will have access to the app’s voice-control features.

clock June 21, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

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L'Oréal office in Paris

Beauty

Dan Loeb Urges Nestlé to Sell Stake in L’Oréal

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