Ralph Lauren quietly shuttered its two-year-old 20,000-square-foot store last week. Other brands are expected to close boutiques in a city that has lost its luster for cash-rich mainland Chinese tourists.
The 15th-annual awards ceremony recognized the accomplishments of a cross section of beauty executives.
Sears plans to overhaul its cost structure, which includes job losses at its headquarters, as part of its quest to gain productivity improvements.
STILL GOING DOWN: Sales of department stores in the Tokyo area dropped 2.5 percent in February compared with a year ago, according to Japan Department Stores Association. Total sales of 28 department stores in the area were $1.18 billion, which…
If a star wears your gown to the Oscars, but no one knows who’s name is on the label, was the investment worth it? So far, most designers say yes.