Fashion

Clash of the Titans: Karl and Meryl

The versions of the "canceled dress" story told by Meryl Streep's publicist and by Karl Lagerfeld are both believable — and consistent.

clock 16hBridget Foley

Fashion

Giorgio Armani to Restructure Brands

The designer will cease the Armani Collezioni and Armani Jeans brands.

clock 16hLuisa Zargani

Eye

What Celebs Were Talking About on the Oscars Red Carpet

“Nicole! A ‘lion’ roars!” a veteran reporter called to her. “More like a kitten,” she giggled.

clock 19hMarcy Medina

Follow the Leader

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Overview

Amid the current dismal economy, industry heavyweights gathered at the annual WWD/DNR CEO Summit all stressed one secret ingredient: strong leadership.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF TODAY'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Allen I. Questrom

Human Resources

The Big Fix

Allen I. Questrom’s recipe for survival in turbulent times.

clock November 12, 2008David Moin

Angela Ahrendts

Business Features

Follow the Leader: WWD/DNR CEO Summit Special Report

The WWD/DNR Retail/Apparel CEO Summit Report details the two-day, by-invitation-only event featuring keynote presentations, case studies, and panel discussions.

clock November 12, 2008WWD Staff

Angela Ahrendts

Marketing and Promotion

Burberry: Redefining the Vision

Angela Ahrendts guides the iconic Burberry brand into tomorrow.

clock November 12, 2008Marc Karimzadeh

Alber Elbaz

Human Resources

Alber Elbaz: An Emotional Pitch

Alber Elbaz discusses the creative process and fashion in the modern world.

clock November 12, 2008Marc Karimzadeh

Glen Senk

Retail

Urban Outfitters: Risky Business

Glen Senk asserts there’s no ‘playing it safe’ at Urban Outfitters.

clock November 12, 2008Sharon Edelson

William L. McComb

Retail

Forget the Politics

Liz Claiborne’s William L. McComb says managing a turnaround starts with attitude.

clock November 12, 2008Whitney Beckett

Matthew Rubel, Roger Farah and Joshua Bekenstein.

Retail

Leadership: Clear Channels

Farah, Rubel, Bekenstein: Effective communication enhances the organization.

clock November 12, 2008Evan Clark

Josie Natori

Marketing and Promotion

Josie Natori: Family Matters

With advice and help from her father, husband and son, Josie Natori keeps her lifestyle brand focused.

clock November 12, 2008Karyn Monget

Bonnie Brooks and Marvin Traub

Retail

The Economy on Tap

Execs talk economy at cocktail event.

clock November 12, 2008WWD Staff

Patrizio di Marco, Bottega Veneta

Designer and Luxury

Go Your Own Way

Bottega Veneta’s Patrizio di Marco urges companies to find their own voice.

clock November 12, 2008David Lipke

Natalie Massenet

Retail

Computer Chic

Natalie Massenet and Net-a-porter bring the store to the customer.

clock November 12, 2008Cate T. Corcoran

Vittorio Radice

Marketing and Promotion

Vittorio Radice: Italian Reinventor

Vittorio Radice is on a mission to restore La Rinascente to the world of high fashion.

clock November 12, 2008Jean E. Palmieri

Alla Verber

Marketing and Promotion

Russia: A Fashionable Impression

Alla Verber of Mercury Distribution says Russians’ brand awareness has vaulted in recent years.

clock November 12, 2008David Moin

Wendy Liebmann

Retail

Rearranging Priorities

WSL’s Wendy Liebmann says focusing on customers is key.

clock November 12, 2008Evan Clark

Essentialist

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Luella Bartley The London Edition Summer Solstice Dinner, London, UK - 20 Jun 2016

Fashion

Luella Bartley Named Head of Global Design for Calvin Klein Jeans

clock 16hLisa Lockwood

Social Studies