Win One and Lose One: Limited?s Earnings Soar, Michael Weiss to Retire
While reporting strong earnings, a higher dividend and a stock repurchase plan, Limited also said its star merchant, Michael Weiss, will soon retire.
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DEMS TURN UP THE HEAT: Democrats don’t miss a day this election year to pressure President Bush on the topics of U.S. trade policy and jobs. On Wednesday, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, of California, and eight other prominent…
Donatella Versace’s signature collection featured a punk motif, while Karl Lagerfeld outfitted his swashbuckling warriors for Fendi in a suitably luxurious fashion and Jil Sander did what comes naturally — great-looking haberdashery pieces.
Charming Ladies, Seventies Jet-Setters and Canadian Sweater Girls – Marni, Blumarine, DSquared and Trend Les Copains
Consuelo Castiglioni took Marni into ladylike territory, while, at Blumarine, Anna Molinari saluted the Bianca Jagger, Marina Schiano and Jerry Hall of the Seventies and Dan and Dean Caton delivered an ode to their Canadian boyhood for DSquared.
A CO-STAR FOR SCARLETT: Actress Scarlett Johansson will not be alone in new Calvin Klein Cosmetics ads. Actor Trent Ford, 25, will be playing her love interest in the TV and print campaign slated to break in the fall. Ford has appeared in the…
INSPIRATION IN A BOX: In a project worthy of a Boy Scout merit badge, nine lucky up-and-coming furniture designers received a FedEx box two weeks ago with a challenge inside: Build a piece of furniture in just 90 days, using raw materials that…