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Frédéric Fekkai Unveils New Beauty Brand Called Bastide

The serial entrepreneur's new beauty brand is based around the lifestyle and artisans of Provence.

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Riccardo Tisci Delivers Givenchy Collection for Babies, Kids

The debut collection for fall 2017 retailing will be produced and distributed by CWF.

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Business

Italy's Fashion World Stands Behind Renzi Ahead of Referendum

Uncertainty looms as Italian citizens gear up for a referendum on Dec. 4 to vote on a change in the country’s constitution.

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L’Or?al Prestige Division Shifts Roles for Nadeau and Huber

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Overview

L?Or?al USA has announced a change in command of its powerful $1.4 billion Luxury Products Division with the appointment of Edgar Huber as president, succeeding Luc Nadeau, effective Sept. 1.

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Fashion Features

Kawakubo, Moffitt Team For Relaunch of Gernreich

PARIS — Peggy Moffitt, the tireless keeper of Rudi Gernreich’s legacy, has found an appropriately avant-garde partner to relaunch his designs: Rei Kawakubo.

This September will see the retail debut of a Peggy Moffitt/Comme des…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Barbs Fly at Africa Trade Parley

WASHINGTON — The Bush administration reaffirmed its commitment to expand the Africa Growth & Opportunity Act Thursday, but warned sub-Saharan African nations that the extended trade breaks could be compromised if they fail to cooperate in the…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Francesco Trapani, Bulgari

Financial

Bulgari’s Trapani Bullish With Caveats

The outlook for the luxury goods industry may be cloudy but Bulgari chief executive Francesco Trapani hopes its gems will sparkle through the gloom.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Haute Honors … Suzanne Saperstein … I’m AB Fab Too

Haute Honors…Suzanne Saperstein…I’m AB Fab Too: Elton John…Hogan’s Heroes…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Rachel Kelly with her wallpaper designs.

Fashion Features

A Wallpaper of One’s Own

Easier approaches to custom wall treatments.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Carlton Varney and some of the products for Hampton

Fashion Features

On The Drawing Board

What’s On the Drawing Board.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

KenzoAir

Fashion Features

KenzoAir: Flying Against Tradition

PARIS — Parfums Kenzo will maintain its eclectic approach to beauty when it introduces KenzoAir, the new men’s scent, this fall.

KenzoAir is designed to defy traditional thinking in men’s fragrance marketing, according to…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Arden’s new lipstick.

Fashion Features

Arden Expands Face Range

NEW YORK — Elizabeth Arden is planning a little face time this summer, with significant new introductions coming in both color cosmetics and skin care.

Color Intrigue, the brand’s new lipstick lineup, includes 24 shades broken down…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

An ad from Eckerd.

Fashion Features

Drugstore Ads Shout Beauty

NEW YORK — Rite Aid is “Your one-stop beauty shop.” CVS proclaims its “100% Money Back Guarantee…is a Beautiful Thing.” Walgreens has “Hot looks for cool savings” and “Low prices on skin care every…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Clean products.

Fashion Features

Soap Inspired Scent Cleans Up

NEW YORK — Dlish has hit pay dirt with some Clean-smelling scents.

Since the launch of Clean and Clean Sweet Layer in April, the sweet, soapy scents have seen such a positive response that already Canada-based Dlish Fragrances Inc. has…

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Anna-Maria Cseh, Benjamin Gilliken and Vera Strubi.

Fashion Features

Top Notes: Mugler’s Muse…Tenderized…One Plea Done, One To Go…Prada’s New Hire

MUGLER’S MUSE: The classic Thierry Mugler Angel got a shot of stardust this week, when Vera Strubi, president of Thierry Mugler Parfums Worldwide, joined Benjamin Gillikin, president of Thierry Mugler Parfums North America, at a reception…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Tory Lichterman’s “Loft Cube.”

Fashion Features

Burgeoning Berlin

A report from the Design Mai festival in Berlin.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Fashion Features

BBSI Lends Cosmoprof a Hand

MILAN — How did the Cosmoprof and BBSI partnership begin?

Though Cosmoprof is a young and stylish Italian tour de force, in order to successfully branch out into the North American market, it knew it needed a partner. BBSI, a U.S. beauty…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

The Night masterbrand.

Fashion Features

Emporio Armani: Facing the Night

MILAN — Italy has a soft spot for love stories. And Emporio Armani is embracing the mood with a new fragrance masterbrand called Night.

The Emporio Armani fragrance story began in 1998 with Classic. Next came Emporio Armani White in 2001….

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

The Traceless additions.

Fashion Features

Traceless Adds Two

NEW YORK — Prescriptives’ Traceless is getting two siblings this fall: a new-age concealer and a high tech powder.

“When we launched Traceless Skin Responsive Tint in October 2001, we brought a new customer to our counters…

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Fashion Features

The Wright Move for Elder-Beerman

Elder-Beerman Stores Corp. signed a definitive merger agreement to be sold for about $180 million to Wright Holdings Inc.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

The new Carolina scent.

Fashion Features

Designing Women: Scent a Joint Effort

NEW YORK — Carolina Herrera’s fragrance brand is getting a sassy little sister in mid-August.

With Carolina, a fresh, oriental, fruity juice, the brand is aiming to capture a new, slightly younger audience, noted Martha Brady,…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Items from the Sudz line.

Fashion Features

Kiss My Face Puts Sudz in Bath

NEW YORK — The bath category is getting a fresh and natural new player that aims to add some innovation to the sleepy segment.

Sudz, a brand that targets the 20- to 30-year-old set, is an organic line of products with natural scents so…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Media

Nike Net Soars in Fourth

NEW YORK — Expansion in overseas markets helped Nike Inc. overcome slower growth in the U.S. and report stellar fourth-quarter results.

The firm on Thursday posted an 18.1 percent jump in fourth-quarter net income to $246.2 million, or 92…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Media

Nautica Revises Poison Pill

NEW YORK — Nautica Enterprises’ board of directors amended the firm’s stockholders’ rights agreement to remove an exception for chairman and chief executive Harvey Sanders, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Bonnie Fuller

Media

Fuller Leaves Us Weekly

NEW YORK — Bonnie Fuller just can’t stay put.

Late Thursday afternoon, Wenner Media executives admitted that Fuller was leaving Us Weekly. She is expected to be named the editorial director of American Media. No replacement for her…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Media

Memo Pad

HOT PLATE: It’s not the 90-degree weather that’s making the magazine industry sweat. Publishers and circulation experts are reeling from what has been the worst period in recent memory for newsstand sales, the one method of…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Media

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor:

The purpose of this letter is to clarify some of the statements that appeared in WWD’s article, “More Adventures in Circulation,” in the June 17 edition. In short, we at ABC have identified a potential…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Levi’s executives said its exclusive line for Wal-Mart is the company’s best prospect for second-half growth.

Fashion Features

Rocky Road to Growth for Levi’s

Levi Strauss & Co. reported net sales were up 0.7 percent for the second quarter after sliding in the first.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Gucci Pour Homme

Fashion Features

Tom Ford the Eighth: Gucci’s New Fragrance

Tom Ford is putting a new signature on his growing fragrance empire in the form of Gucci Pour Homme, launching in the U.S. in September.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Chantal Roos, François-Henri Pinault and Stella McCartney.

Fashion Features

Stella’s New Star: Scent

Stella McCartney discusses her first fragrance, which bows Sept. 13 and is estimated to pull in $12 million to $20 million at retail in its first year.

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Fashion Features

Purple Haze

NEW YORK — Stella McCartney is stepping into the world of perfumery with her first women’s fragrance, called Stella, which will be launched globally on Sept. 13, her 32nd birthday. The scent is being marketed by YSL Beauté, a division…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Edgar Huber

Fashion Features

L’Oréal Prestige Division Shifts Roles for Nadeau and Huber

Luc Nadeau, president of L’Oréal USA’s luxury products division, has been appointed to a new position at L’Oréal Canada.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

MAC’s Minnelli visual.

Fashion Features

Liza’s Limited Engagement

This October, MAC will introduce Liza for MAC, a makeup collection featuring products designed to help re-create Liza Minnelli’s legendary look.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

John Paul Stevens, Supreme Court Justice

Fashion Features

Nike Suffers Supreme Court Setback

The U.S. Supreme Court dismissed a case in which Nike sought free-speech protections for its defense against sweatshop allegations.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Fashion Features

In Brief: Watch Out … Lana Launch … Caribbean Joe’s New Wave …

  • WATCH OUT: In another sign of a difficult watch market, Swiss maker Ebel said it would lay off 24 of its 269 employees, most of them production workers. The firm, owned by luxury giant LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, cited tough…

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Correction

The Joffrey Ballet was misspelled on page 14, Thursday.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

Cosmoprof requires exhibitors to take the presentation of their booths seriously &#8212 the low budget curtain-and-rod format is banned from the tradeshow floor Here a 300000 booth from Davines Group a Parma Italy-based hair and skin care

Fashion Features

Cosmoprof: Coming to America

Cosmoprof’s reputation as the world’s biggest and best-attended beauty trade show is drawing attendees for its U.S. debut next month in Las Vegas.

clock June 27, 2003WWD Staff

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