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NEW YORK — RCS Media is generating interest in selling off its Joseph Abboud business, but the bad blood with the designer himself could be a roadblock. According to a market source, Phillips-Van Heusen, VF Corp. and Jones Apparel Group have…
NEW YORK — Sephora continues to break new ground in Manhattan.
The retail chain opened its seventh store in Manhattan this week at the brand-new Shops at Columbus Circle in the new Time Warner Center. The 4,875-square-foot shop is…
Vegas Vixens, Glamour Girls and Cheerleaders – Sass & Bide, Jeremy Scott, Tracy Reese, Alice Roi, Imitation and Stephen Burrows
High-school cheerleader or Sin-City showgirl — think of almost any feminine archetype or icon, and there’s a designer who gives a nod to it this season. You might even say there’s a little something for everyone.
GOING UP: French retail group Galeries Lafayette said its fourth-quarter sales rose 2.4 percent to $2.05 billion, or 1.64 billion euros. That compares with sales of $1.99 billion, or 1.6 billion euros, in the same period a year ago. Dollar…
Cool and the Gang – Dimmer/D’Vrsi, Patrick Rzepski, Gary Graham, Rachel Comey, Doo.Ri, Matthew Earnest, Alice + Olivia, and Hanuk
New York’s current crop of hip young designers came up with artsy, well-crafted clothes that will surely pique the interest of the city’s card-carrying members of the cool club.