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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.

clock December 2, 2016Peter Born

Fashion

Riccardo Tisci Delivers Givenchy Collection for Babies, Kids

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

clock December 2, 2016Miles Socha

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.

clock December 2, 2016Luisa Zargani

Holiday’s Bottom Line: Strong Profit Picture Lifts Season’s Spirits

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While retailers crunched Christmas numbers, the season's dynamic lay in the growth of gift cards and online sales, and a longer shopping season.

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Holiday’s Bottom Line: Strong Profit Picture Lifts Season’s Spirits

While retailers crunched Christmas numbers, the season’s dynamic lay in the growth of gift cards and online sales, and a longer shopping season.

clock December 28, 2004David Moin and Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Prada chief Patrizio Bertelli.

Retail

Prada in $104M Real Estate Sale

Prada has inked a 77 million euro real estate deal, its second such sale this year, as it seeks to generate cash and lower its debts.

clock December 28, 2004Amanda Kaiser

Retail

Klein Facing Trademark Suit

Calvin Klein Inc. and parent Phillips-Van Heusen are facing accusations of trademark violations over its use of the name Calvin on apparel items.

clock December 28, 2004Ross Tucker

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Atwood’s Adieu … Silver Jubilee

ATWOOD’S ADIEU: Accessories designer Brian Atwood has just left Versace after eight years to focus on his namesake footwear collection. Atwood, whose Versace contract expires Friday, launched his own collection…

clock December 28, 2004WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Correction

A story on Wednesday misidentified the boutiques Kitson, Lisa Kline, Fred Segal and Ron Herman as brands.

clock December 28, 2004WWD Staff

Retail

Industry Still Measuring Disaster Toll

As the death toll mounted from the massive tidal wave that slammed nine Asian countries, the economic impact had just begun to be measured.

clock December 28, 2004Kristi Ellis and Karyn Monget

Cindi Leive

Media

Memo Pad: Triumph of the Willpower

TRIUMPH OF THE WILLPOWER: Magazine editors may spend all year stoking their readers’ insecurities, but, come Dec. 31, they’re just as prone as anyone to critical self-assessment and arbitrary goal-setting. Asked about their…

clock December 28, 2004Jeff Bercovici

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People

Wrapping Up Waddesdon

It’s that time of year at Waddesdon Manor, when the chateau closes for winter and the staff cleans clocks, steams glasses and polishes porcelain.

clock December 28, 2004Ellen Burney

Vera Wang is shopping for retail partners.

Fashion Features

’05 Goals: Expanding Beyond the Core

Vendors want to strengthen sales, secure licensing deals, show at 7th on Sixth and open freestanding stores in the year ahead.

clock December 28, 2004WWD Staff

Rick Darling, Li & Fung USA Ltd.

Retail

’05 Goals: Ready for Sourcing’s Evolution

Major makers are preparing for a sea change in worldwide textile and garment sourcing, as WTO nations end the 30-year-old quota regime.

clock December 28, 2004Evan Clark and Scott Malone

Customs is trying to step up the security of cargo entering the U.S.

Fashion Features

Paying the Toll of Cargo Security

Importers will face revised cargo security rules next year from U.S. Customs & Border Protection meant to keep containers free of weaponry.

clock December 28, 2004Joanna Ramey

Giselle parfum.

Beauty Features

Beauty Beat: Satinine Brings Giselle to the Dance … Nyakio’s New Look … Distripar Takes Marionnaud Stake

Satinine Brings Giselle to the Dance

MILAN — Italian beauty marketer Satinine’s newest fragrance, called Giselle, was created with the idea that ballet can be expressed through scent. After launching the original Carla…

clock December 28, 2004WWD Staff

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