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WWD Forum Attendees Mingle at SKP Mall in Beijing

Execs from Hermès, Hugo Boss, Printemps and other companies gathered at SKP to sip prosecco and tour the mall.

clock October 21, 2016Tiffany Ap and Casey Hall


Italian Fahion Shake-up: Consuelo Castiglioni Exiting Mari

Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.

clock October 21, 2016Luisa Zargani


Raf Simons to Show at New York Fashion Week: Men’s

The designer will present his fall 2017 men’s collection on Feb. 1.

clock October 21, 2016Jean E. Palmieri and Aria Hughes

Federated Recasts May: Field’s Becomes Macy’s, 6,200 Jobs to Be Cut

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Federated Department Stores announced a series of strategic decisions to build its nationwide Macy's and Bloomingdale's brands and reduce costs.

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Federated Recasts May: Field’s Becomes Macy’s, 6,200 Jobs to Be Cut

Federated Department Stores announced a series of strategic decisions to build its nationwide Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s brands and reduce costs.

clock September 21, 2005David Moin and Sharon Edelson


H&M Drops Moss From McCartney Ads

H&M said it would scuttle a forthcoming advertising campaign featuring Kate Moss because it is inconsistent with its “clear dissociation of drugs.”

clock September 21, 2005Miles Socha

Anna Sui

Fashion Features

Anna Sui Sample Collection Stolen in NYC

A significant portion of Anna Sui’s spring sample line was stolen Monday afternoon as it was being loaded into a truck for the Fashion Coterie show.

clock September 21, 2005Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Features

In Brief: Burberry’s New Recruit … Tommy’s Go-See … Clipped Wings …

A brief look at some of the day’s stories.

clock September 21, 2005WWD Staff


Wal-Mart Acquires Stake In Central American Firm

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is gaining a foothold in Central America for the first time, buying a one-third stake in Central America’s largest retailer, Central American Retail Holding Co.

clock September 21, 2005Katherine Bowers


GM Design, Jones Part Ways

Edward M. Jones 3rd, GM Design Group Ltd.’s chairman and chief executive officer, is no longer with the firm, WWD has learned.

clock September 21, 2005Marc Karimzadeh


Taubman Plans For Big Names At Vegas Center

Taubman, who was hired to oversee the retail component of the project, said there will be 100 names or more on the store roster.

clock September 21, 2005Sharon Edelson

Mercedes Bass



Opening night at the Metropolitan Opera House … Kate Moss makes an escape from controversy to Jade Jagger’s island villa.

clock September 21, 2005Aileen Mehle

Memo Pad: Papers’ Pink Slips … Skin Deep … Hail To The Chief

Tuesday wasn’t a very good day to be a newspaper employee.

clock September 21, 2005WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Post-CAFTA Talk: Expand Western Hemisphere Trade

Having caught their breath following this summer’s fight to pass the Central American Free Trade Agreement, politicians are picking up the drumbeat again.

clock September 21, 2005Evan Clark

College students say they're least persuaded by celebrities, among a dozen marketing influences. They prefer real people, like those featured in Nike's current campaign.


Why College Students Keep Spending More

A record rate of employment among college students, plus perennial desires to indulge and experiment, are pushing spending by 18- to 30-year-old collegians.

clock September 21, 2005Valerie Seckler

Marketing and Promotion

Winning Note? March to a New Tune

Using their own student experience as a jumping off point is the biggest mistake made by many marketers in aiming to connect with today’s college crowd.

clock September 21, 2005WWD Staff

Jessica Durkin moves into her B.U. dorm.

Marketing and Promotion

In Search of Home Comforts

Back-to-college touches retail players as diverse as Urban Outfitters, Staples, Costco, Best Buy and Williams-Sonoma.

clock September 21, 2005Katherine Bowers

The designer's furniture, art and fashion retrospective at Sotheby's.

Fashion Features

Beene Furnishings to Be Auctioned

Visitors to the Geoffrey Beene collection on display at Sotheby’s here are greeted with an oversized black-and-white photograph of the bespectacled designer leaning behind one of his creations on a form.

clock September 21, 2005Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Features

Sara Lee Apparel Buys 2 Textile Manufacturers

Sara Lee Branded Apparel has acquired two textile manufacturers in a bid to gain more control over its global supply chain.

clock September 21, 2005Ross Tucker

Lalique Le Parfum

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: Klinger to Widen Aesthetic Focus … Lalique’s Crystallized Perfume

Famed facialist Georgette Klinger built her business perfecting skin care treatments above the neck.

clock September 21, 2005WWD Staff

A cotton jacket, silk blouse and cotton shorts.

Fashion Features

New Label Speaks Volume

Club Monaco is a hard act to follow, but the retail chain’s founder, Joseph Mimran, and former designer, Paul Sinclaire, are confident they’ve got another winner on their hands.

clock September 21, 2005Antonia Sardone

Asta, a company based in Iceland, returned to D&A for the second time.

Fashion Features

D & A Gets Bigger and Busier

There was quite a stir in the lobby of 601 West 26th Street in New York, where the Designers & Agents trade show was held Monday.

clock September 21, 2005Julee Greenberg

Catherine Bacon's African inspiration at Pacific Designer Collection.

Fashion Features

Boutique Shows Take a Crafty Approach

Finding high-end specialty items is what it’s all about at the Atelier and Pacific Designer Collection shows, which ended their three-day runs at the Rihga Royal Hotel here on Tuesday.

clock September 21, 2005Marc Karimzadeh and Julee Greenberg

Angelina Jolie

Fashion Features

St. John to Join L.A. Fashion Week

St. John will be the closing act at next month’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Smashbox Studios in Los Angeles, it was learned.

clock September 21, 2005Rose Apodaca

Kelly Cole, right, and a model in Lo-Fi.

Fashion Features

Trendy Lo-Fi Moves to Contemporary, Denim

Despite his nonchalant manner, jeans and mussed hair, Kelly Cole has definitive style ideas.

clock September 21, 2005Rose Apodaca


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