Warnaco Said Naming Armani Exec to Head ck Calvin Biz Abroad

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Overview

The company is exepected today to name Gaetano Sallorenzoas president and ceo of ck Calvin Klein sportswear and ck jeans for Europe and Asia.

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A fall 2005 Calvin Klein Jeans ad.

Fashion Features

Warnaco Said Naming Armani Exec to Head ck Calvin Biz Abroad

Giorgio Armani’s Gaetano Sallorenzo is expected to be named president and ceo of ck jeans and sportswear for Europe and Asia.

clock January 9, 2006Lauren DeCarlo and Marc Karimzadeh

Financial

Mascazzini to Succeed Pesaro At Armani’s U.S. Subsidiary

Giorgio Armani is reorganizing its American house.

clock January 9, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

An image from Calvin Klein's upcoming campaign.

Financial

Calvin Klein Underwear Ads Turn Up the Heat for Spring

Calvin Klein Underwear will return to the sexually charged images of a man and woman frolicking together in their undies in its brand advertising campaign for spring.

clock January 9, 2006Karyn Monget

Calvin Klein Collection's Francisco Costa at its final Milk Studios show.

Fashion Features

Calvin Klein Collection’s Homemade Show Space

The new runway space is clearly a departure for Calvin Klein, which had presented its Collection lines at Milk Studios on West 15th Street for the past eight years.

clock January 9, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Features

Coming This Week

A look at the coming week’s events.

clock January 9, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

In Brief: Hampshire Group’s New Baby

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

clock January 9, 2006WWD Staff

People

New York Moment

Two art exhibitions opening tonight at NYU and Parsons The New School for Design trace the cultural evolution of lower Manhattan from 1974 to 1984.

clock January 9, 2006Elisa Lipsky-Karasz

Bryan Rafanelli

People

Mister Personality

Bryan Rafanelli, the man who keeps Boston’s social scene swirling, handles mishaps with aplomb.

clock January 9, 2006Katherine Bowers

Betsey Johnson's leopard and rose pattern robe at Hochman Design Group.

Fashion Features

January Market’s Swan Song

This month’s market is a milestone for the intimate apparel industry.

clock January 9, 2006Karyn Monget

Elle Macpherson received the inaugural Achievement in Lingerie Award.

Fashion Features

Intimate Notes: Invista Award … Bern Gets Hugged … Elle’s Figleaves

Invista Inc. has been selected by the Underfashion Club to receive the first Annual Femmy Award for Innovation.

clock January 9, 2006WWD Staff

A logoed gold-tone slip.

Fashion Features

Baby Phat Joins the Lingerie Scene

Kimora Lee Simmons is extending her reach into lingerie with Baby Phat Intimate Apparel that will hit stores in March.

clock January 9, 2006Karyn Monget

An image from The Sak's new spring ad campaign.

Fashion Features

The Sak Hatches New Campaign

The Sak has a few blonde chicks in its new advertising campaign, but they’re not exactly models.

clock January 9, 2006Jennifer Hirshlag

Jacob & Co.'s Playboy watch.

Fashion Features

Findings: Bunny Hop … Epic Proportions … London Calling …

Jacob & Co.’s Jacob Arabo has cemented his entree into the exclusive Playboy mansion.

clock January 9, 2006WWD Staff

The Olivia bag.

Fashion Features

Gryson Bags Her Own Line

Joy Gryson is taking her experience as design director of handbags at Marc Jacobs and starting her own line, called Gryson.

clock January 9, 2006Sophia Chabbott

Fashion Features

Rodeo Drive to Honor Salvatore Ferragamo

Salvatore Ferragamo, a designer long associated with Hollywood, has been named to receive the Rodeo Drive Walk of Style award.

clock January 9, 2006Adam Tschorn

A recent cover of Time Asia.

Media

Memo Pad: Leaner Time … In Production … Giant Steps Back

It looks like Time Inc.’s next round of layoffs will make even deeper cuts into its flagship magazine’s international editions.

clock January 9, 2006WWD Staff

Judith Ripka expects the Bal Harbour unit to be a top performer.

Retail

Bal Harbour’s Newest Gems

Bal Harbour Shops is bulking up with a bunch of new tenants in the American jewelry and European luxury categories.

clock January 9, 2006Rebecca Kleinman

Financial

WWD Stock Index Ekes Out Gain

Wall Street’s response to December’s mixed bag of same-store sales was equally mixed as investors pulled back on retailers who warned of weakening profits.

clock January 9, 2006Vicki M. Young and Meredith Derby

Cynthia Rowley and Reed Krakoff

Fashion Features

As Shows Near, CFDA Fetes Kolb

For an industry that takes photography very seriously, many designers and fashion executives became surprisingly shy at the sight of the photo booth at Donna Karan’s party on Thursday.

clock January 9, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: Superdrug Set For U.K. Expansion … DDF Names Hawley CEO

The A.S. Watson-owned health and beauty retailer plans to open at least 35 new stores in the U.K. this year, according to a statement from the company.

clock January 9, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

Surprising End to Wal-Mart, Coughlin Scandal

The Wall Street Journal, citing unnamed sources, said Friday that Coughlin had reached the agreement with U.S. prosecutors in the Western District of Arkansas.

clock January 9, 2006Katherine Bowers

Financial

Beene Seeks Growth With Licensing Deals

Geoffrey Beene Inc. is making strategic moves to position itself for growth, including signing licensees, building a presence in the women’s area and hiring an advertising agency.

clock January 9, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Financial

Apparel, Accessories Jobs Slip in December

The ho-hum retail holiday season was reflected in a seasonally adjusted drop in employment, the Labor Department reported Friday.

clock January 9, 2006Evan Clark

Financial

A New Frontier for Harve Benard

Harve Benard Ltd. has acquired a majority interest in sportswear and outerwear firm New Frontier from Windsong Allegiance Group.

clock January 9, 2006Julee Greenberg

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