Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.
The designer had most recently been freelancing after running his own label and working at Cerruti and Jack Wills.
Federated Department Stores said it plans to divest its Lord & Taylor division and expects to complete a transaction prior to the end of the year.
Two icons of the beauty industry — Jack Wiswall of L’Oreal USA and Dale Cameron of Nordstrom — separately signalled plans to retire.
Grant Berry, creator of Styli-Style, changed the round world of eye pencils to flat with his Flat Pencil in 2003.
International Flavors & Fragrances said this week it would eliminate 300 jobs, or about 6 percent of its workforce, from its manufacturing, selling, research and administrative areas in Europe and North America.
“Help me, Father, for I have shopped,” began People magazine senior editor Julie K.L. Dam on the Monday entry to her blog, somelikeithaute.com.
People magazine’s exclusive proof, in its current issue, of Angelina Jolie’s much-speculated-about fetus left a lot of competing editors asking how, exactly, they got beat on the biggest celebrity story of … well, at least the week.
Are Marchesa designers Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig ever taking a gamble.