Soare advised brands to have a genuine personality on social media.
Lagerfeld was the second recipient of the John B. Fairchild Honor. In conversation with WWD’s Bridget Foley, he discussed his career.
The themes were how to reach the consumer and how to curate for her.
The NBC news anchor talked about the current moment for news coverage at the WWD CEO Summit with media editor Alexandra Steigrad.
Approximately 250 c-suite leaders will network, reconnect with colleagues and learn about technology and systemic shifts in branding, consumer tastes and trends.
The platform’s ultimate goal is to go public, he said.
The Mon Purse founder and chief executive officer swears by creating consumer experience and turning stores into galleries.
Too many online sites aren’t yet built for browsing.
Wah Nails is more about community and culture than polish color.
David J. Katz, of Randa Accessories, and Jim Shea, of analytics firm First Insight Inc., have a cure of “retail sameness.”