Fashion

Chanel Plots The Year of Gabrielle

A new handbag model, its first new fragrance pillar in 15 years and more are on the docket.

clock 4hMiles Socha and Peter Born and Joelle Diderich

Business

New York Fashion Week Provides Much of What Retailers Ordered

American fashion capital set to soar.

clock 17hSharon Edelson

Business

Gucci Enhances Diversity and Inclusion

Gucci joined Parks, a nonprofit association helping companies to promote diversity and inclusion.

clock 20hAlessandra Turra

Jos. A. Bank to Expand to 800 Stores

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Overview

Jos. A Bank Clothiers Inc. has put its foot back on the accelerator. After a minor stumble in the first quarter, the retailer said second-quarter profits topped expectations.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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The extrerior of a Jos. A. Bank.

Financial

Jos. A. Bank to Add 50 Stores a Year

Men’s wear retailer also posts profit jump of 12.7 percent in second quarter.

clock August 29, 2012Jean E. Palmieri and Arnold J. Karr

A look from the Scott James spring 2013 collection

Retail

Scott James Sets Expansion Plan

The men’s sportswear brand will open a new store in Boston, begin distributing its collection in Canada and has created a boys’ wear line for Bloomingdale’s.

clock August 29, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

A look from the Ovadia and Sons x  J. Press collection.

Sportswear

Ovadia & Sons Mines J. Press Heritage for York Street Line

The collection, which will be previewed next week, consists of a few-hundred pieces ranging from swim trunks and tank tops to accessories and suits.

clock August 29, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

Saint James store on Bleecker Street in the West Village.

Retail

Saint James Opens West Village Store

The French nautical brand has relocated its New York City store from Madison Avenue to Bleecker Street to be closer to its customer base.

clock August 29, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

Retail

Selfridges Expands Men’s Offering

The store’s new men’s designer area, a 3,240-square-foot space, will focus on fashion pieces and straight-off-the-runway styles.

clock August 30, 2012Samantha Conti

On New York City's Wall Street.

Fashion Features

They Are Wearing: Wall Street

Even during the unrelenting heat of a New York City summer, today’s Wall Street workers understand the need for dressing to impress.

clock August 30, 2012Alex Badia

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Masahiko Uotani

Business

Shiseido Chief Talks Diversity, Trump Administration

clock 15hKelly Wetherille

Social Studies