Jones Apparel Group posted a 63.3 percent jump in fourth-quarter profit and said retail consolidation is moving it to open more of its own stores.
A brief look at some of the day’s stories.
Polo Ralph Lauren is upping the stakes in sports sponsorship by signing 17-year-old golfer Morgan Pressel, the first time the fashion giant has endorsed an American female athlete.
Soho House’s Los Angeles outpost, the temporary private club that has become an Oscar week institution, will be back in full force this year, with none other than Naked Chef Jamie Oliver in the kitchen.
Electric Ladyland Denim opened its doors four months later than owner Penny Long anticipated, thanks in part to a lighting problem.
While the beauty marketer signed hard-rock band KISS to a fragrance deal last week, Gemini also has twin projects in the works.