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Fashion's Game of Musical Chairs Quickens in Paris

The spring shows feature debuts at four major brands, prompting reflection on the pace of designer change.

clock 17hMiles Socha

Retail

Tough Times for Neiman's as Firm Battles 'Challenges'

The luxury chain has been battling the luxury malaise.

clock September 26, 2016David Moin

Retail

Focusing on Spring, Buyers Praise Milan's Creative Energy

The city has not lost its sizzle, once again led by Prada and Gucci.

clock September 26, 2016WWD Staff

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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Betsey Johnson.

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

Swimwear by Lunada Bay Corp.

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

Fall 2003

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

Chantal Bacon

Business Features

Behind the Hype

Betsey Johnson ceo Chantal Bacon reflects on a sizzling history.

clock July 22, 2008Julee Kaplan

Vintage Betsey Johnson looks at What Comes Around Goes Around in SOHO.

The Markets Features

Still Strong

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

clock July 23, 2008Rachel Lockwood

Storefront in Japan.

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Store Thoughts

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

clock July 23, 2008Sharon Edelson

Johnson dressed The Velvet Underground, 1968.

Fashion Features

A Star Turn

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

clock July 23, 2008Nick Axelrod

Betsey Johnson on the runway after her spring 1999 show.

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

Analysts stress the importance of continued innovation.

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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Retail

Lands’ End Stock Falls on CEO Marchionni’s Exit

clock September 26, 2016Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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