The New King of Textiles: Wilbur Ross Plans to Add Cone Mills to His Empire
The one-man campaign of Wilbur Ross to restructure the U.S. textile industry took a dramatic turn on Tuesday.
From This Issue
Pretty as a picture. It’s the message of the season, championed by Marc Jacobs and the Badgley Mischka duo. But Francisco Costa, in his Calvin Klein debut, took a dimmer view of things.
GUERRILLA MARKETING: Ever wondered about the craze on Sixth Avenue right before and just after a show? While bystanders may blame the frenzied fashion crowd, many see it as the result of guerrilla marketing tactics that have taken over Bryant…
- CHARLOTTE’S NEW MERCHANT: Charlotte Russe Holding said its president and chief merchandising officer, Harriet Sustarsic, would resign. It named Donna Desrosiers to the newly created position of executive vice president and general…
Beauty Beat: Compensation at Lauder: Bonuses Up, Salaries Down … Sephora Grows in Europe … Clarins Distribution Deal … High Roller
NEW YORK — The Estée Lauder Cos. made impressive strides in 2003, including higher profits, and the beauty giant rewarded its top officers with higher bonuses.
However, difficult business conditions at the end of the prior year led…