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Beauty

Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

The mass-market beauty company had $96.8 million in sales for the first half of 2016.

clock August 26, 2016Allison Collins

Fashion

Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.

clock August 26, 2016Miles Socha

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

Betsey Johnson at 30

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Overview

Three decades in, Betsey Johnson and business partner Chantal Bacon, shown here and in 1978, keep the show going.

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Fashion Features

Magic Johnson

Betsey Johnson’s 30-year career has been one wild ride. Here, she looks back and forward.

clock July 22, 2008Jessica Iredale

Fragrance

License to Thrill

With licenses for footwear, swimwear, accessories, perfume, watches and lingerie, Betsey Johnson’s reach continues to expand.

clock July 22, 2008Julee Kaplan

Fashion Features

Pretty in Punk

It?s hard to pigeonhole the cartwheeling dynamo that is Betsey Johnson. Every show is a surprise, from the wacky themes to the over-the-top looks.

clock July 22, 2008Veronique Hyland

Business Features

Behind the Hype

Betsey Johnson ceo Chantal Bacon reflects on a sizzling history.

clock July 22, 2008Julee Kaplan

The Markets Features

Still Strong

Betsey Johnson’s pieces are getting a second life in the vintage market.

clock July 23, 2008Rachel Lockwood

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Store Thoughts

Retail remains a key component of the Betsey Johnson brand’s success.

clock July 23, 2008Sharon Edelson

Fashion Features

A Star Turn

Outfitting multiple generations of rock royalty, from Janis Joplin to Amy Winehouse.

clock July 23, 2008Nick Axelrod

Fashion Features

Freewheeling

Leave it to Betsey to transform a runway into a gymnastics showcase. Traditionally, she ends every show with a cartwheel, and here are some of her high points.

clock July 23, 2008WWD Staff

Body Care

The Money Tree: Financial Analysts Pick Bright Spots

Financial analysts point to the mass market channel, treatment products, the men’s grooming category and emerging markets as some bright spots for L’Oréal.

clock June 1, 2009Brid Costello and Molly Prior

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