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The Top 10 Shows From the Men's Spring 2017 Runways

From Miuccia Prada’s activewear to Demna Gvasalia’s power suit at Balenciaga, here are the 10 most directional shows of the spring season.

clock 7hWWD Staff

Media

Jenna Dewan Tatum Tapped as Danskin Brand Ambassador

Actress and dancer Jenna Dewan Tatum is Danskin's newest brand ambassador, appearing as the face — and body — of its fall ad campaign.

clock 18hMarcy Medina

The Markets

Muslim Fashion Industry Reacts to France's Burkini Ban

Designers, including burkini creator Aheda Zanetti, are puzzled over the recent backlash.

clock 18hRitu Upadhyay

In Focus

Issey Miyake’s Homme Plissé Gains Global Following

Looks from Issey Miyake’s Homme Plissé line.

Reentering the Fray: Revlon Plans Return To Prestige Fragrances

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Overview

After a decade's absence, Revlon will step back into the hotly contested department store fragrance market. Revlon, one of the pillars of the mass channel, is expected to announce today that it will launch a prestige fragrance in stores this summer.

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Fashion Features

Reentering the Fray: Revlon Plans Return To Prestige Fragrances

After a decade’s absence, Revlon will step back into the hotly contested department store fragrance market.

clock January 27, 2006Molly Prior

Fashion Features

L’Oreal Paris Taps Ad Guru to Steer Its Creative Future

McCann Erickson and La Micela New York will remain L’Oreal Paris’ advertising agencies of record, but Image Lab will focus on projects that have the opportunity to reshape L’Oreal’s image.

clock January 27, 2006Andrea Nagel and Michelle Edgar

Fashion Features

Critical Mass: Hello Kitty Creates Mini Shops for Midtier Retailers

Hello Kitty cosmetics items, produced by Townley Inc., have been a cornerstone of Target’s youth beauty presentation for several years.

clock January 27, 2006Faye Brookman

Financial

Alberto-Culver Profits Reach $52.1M

Seeing ongoing strength in its stable of well-known personal care brands, Alberto-Culver Co. reported a 5.4 increase in first-quarter profits and said it is forging ahead with the spin-off of its Sally/Beauty Systems Group.

clock January 27, 2006Meredith Derby

Financial

Luxury Sales Buoy PPR

Luxury boomed; retail lagged. That was the news from PPR, owner of Gucci Group.

clock January 27, 2006Robert Murphy

Fashion Features

Cost Cuts Boost Lauder Net in Quarter

Its series of steps to trim costs during the quarter included a buyout offer to streamline personnel structure and its plan to sell the Stila business.

clock January 27, 2006Molly Prior

Fashion Features

Quote of The Week

“I am appropriately young and not on my way to the old folks’ home.”

clock January 27, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

In Brief: Liz Acquisition

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

clock January 27, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Seeing Red: Armani, Gap Aid Victims of AIDS

Giorgio Armani is at work on an Emporio Armani capsule collection that he’s hoping will marry commerce with compassion.

clock January 27, 2006Samantha Conti and Rose Apodaca

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Beene There, Done That … New CEO?

Those thumbing through the fashion calendar for the presentation date for Geoffrey Beene’s custom-made collection should note that there won’t be one this season.

clock January 27, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

John Galliano Signs License With IT Holding for Second Line

John Galliano, as nimble with dungarees as couture gowns, is launching a second women’s ready-to-wear line with Italy’s IT Holding SpA.

clock January 27, 2006Amanda Kaiser and Miles Socha

Fashion Features

Burberry’s Olfactory Ode to London

The brand, which launched the phenomenally successful Burberry Brit fragrance in 2003, will introduce Burberry London, a women’s scent, starting next month with its licensee, Inter Parfums SA.

clock January 27, 2006Brid Costello and Pete Born

Fashion Features

Austin Takes Global Post at Quest

Fragrance supplier Quest International has promoted Paul Austin to the post of vice president of global fine fragrance.

clock January 27, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Darphin to Launch Predermine Serum

Darphin is planning a new wrinkle for its skin care business this year.

clock January 27, 2006Julie Naughton and Michelle Edgar

Fashion Features

Bloomingdale’s Pat Ennis Retires

Bloomingdale’s beauty department closed a chapter of its history this week, when it bid farewell to Pat Ennis, who is retiring after a 33-year career at the retailer.

clock January 27, 2006Julie Naughton

Fashion Features

Frizz-Ease Brings Style Technology to Shampoo

After 15 years of taking on frizz, executives at John Frieda still make fighting errant strands their top priority.

clock January 27, 2006Andrea Nagel

Fashion Features

Mystic Tan Takes Action Against Fakes

The executives at Mystic Tan are fed up with fakes.

clock January 27, 2006Crystal Martin

Fashion Features

PZ Cussons’ Five-Year Plan

Charles Worthington London has the seven-year itch.

clock January 27, 2006Molly Prior

Financial

Warnaco Forms Calvin Klein Unit

Warnaco Group said Thursday it has formed a new organizational structure to oversee the international Calvin Klein businesses it is buying from Fingen SpA.

clock January 27, 2006Melanie Kletter

Financial

Federated Issues Forecast

Federated Department Stores sees a return to its all-time-high profits and better same-store sales — but that’s about two years away.

clock January 27, 2006David Moin

Financial

Hruska to Bloomingdale’s In New Creative Position

Jack Hruska is returning to Bloomingdale’s as executive vice president for creative services, a new position putting him in charge of store planning and visuals.

clock January 27, 2006David Moin

Financial

Paper Chasers

On Thursday afternoon, William Bastone, the editor and founder of the Smoking Gun Web site, huddled in front of a small television in the site’s office in midtown Manhattan with his fellow staffers.

clock January 27, 2006Edmund J. Lee

Memo Pad: Hands-On Experience … Too Sexy For TV … Latest On Leroy …

In the reality TV era, the only remaining taboo is acting boring.

clock January 27, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Calatrava: Piecing It All Together

Architect Santiago Calatrava is a man in demand.

clock January 27, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Features

New York to Go All Out for Munch

Maybe it’s a sign of the times, but Edvard Munch, the epic Symbolist painter whose work centered on illness, loneliness and anxiety, is about to be the toast of the town.

clock January 27, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Features

On The Drawing Board

Taking its cool factor seriously, Paris’ newest design hotel features a vodka-only ice bar, a glass check-in “cube” that’s a riff on the Louvre’s I.M. Pei pyramid and fingerprint technology in lieu of old-fashioned room keys.

clock January 27, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

Richemont 3Q Sales Rise 16%

A stronger dollar coupled with product launches and store openings boosted sales at Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA by 16 percent in the third quarter.

clock January 27, 2006Samantha Conti

Financial

Wet Seal Makes Deal to Acquire G&G Retail

Specialty retailer The Wet Seal Inc. entered into an agreement to buy G&G Retail Inc. for $15.2 million.

clock January 27, 2006Vicki M. Young

Financial

H&M Posts 6% Increase in Profits

Warm autumn weather took a toll on Hennes & Mauritz, as the Swedish fast-fashion giant came in short of analysts’ expectations.

clock January 27, 2006Robert Murphy

Fishman Offers Insight Into Wal-Mart’s Impact

It’s well known in the industry how Wal-Mart has reshaped the retail landscape.

clock January 27, 2006Liza Casabona

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