Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

Beauty

Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

The mass-market beauty company had $96.8 million in sales for the first half of 2016.

clock 36mAllison Collins

Fashion

Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.

clock 7hMiles Socha

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock 17hRachel Strugatz

IPOs in Fashion: BCBG Looks to Go Public Within the Next Year

No cover image

Overview

BCBG chairman and ceo Max Azria has plans to take the firm public later this year or early next year, while making it a billion-dollar company.

From This Issue

Fashion Features

IPOs in Fashion: BCBG Looks to Go Public Within the Next Year

BCBG chairman and ceo Max Azria has plans to take the firm public later this year or early next year, while making it a billion-dollar company.

clock April 10, 2006Vicki M. Young

Financial

Limited Brands Stock Gets Upgrade

A Wall Street analyst expressed optimism over the prospects for Limited Brands Inc.

clock April 10, 2006Meredith Derby

Financial

Movado 4Q Sales Rise, but Net Sinks

Movado Group Inc. reported fourth-quarter net earnings fell 59 percent, mainly due to higher taxes, while revenues rose 5.1 percent.

clock April 10, 2006Meredith Derby

Fashion Features

China Luxury Goods Expected to Surge

Luxury goods brands are forecast in a new study to post solid growth in China, driven by an anticipated sharp increase in consumption spending.

clock April 10, 2006John Zarocostas

Fashion Features

Coming This Week

A look at the coming week’s events.

clock April 10, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

Intermix, Herrera to Open at NorthPark

Intermix and CH Carolina Herrera will open stores this fall at NorthPark Center here as the mall signs new tenants for its $200 million expansion.

clock April 10, 2006Holly Haber

Fashion Features

In Brief: Roland Mouret License Up For Sale … Bridal Group

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

clock April 10, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

U.S., China Set to Discuss Currency, Property Rights

China’s currency and intellectual property rights policies should top the agenda in two weeks of meetings between U.S. and Chinese officials.

clock April 10, 2006Evan Clark

Fashion Features

Moss Returns to Calvin Klein

In a move that brings Kate Moss’ career full circle, Calvin Klein Inc. and Calvin Klein Jeans are expected to announce today that Moss is the star of the fall 2006 Calvin Klein Jeans advertising campaign.

clock April 10, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: C&C Changes … A Dollop Of Daisy

Could C&C California be heading for some big changes?

clock April 10, 2006WWD Staff

People

Big Bang Theory

If the eyes are the window to the soul, Hollywood’s current hairdo craze makes it even harder to figure out what some young actresses are thinking.

clock April 10, 2006WWD Staff

People

Photo Opportunity

Martin Saar is sliding around his hardwood floors in his socks just as he’s about to have his picture taken.

clock April 10, 2006Emily Holt

People

High Times

Talking with the authors of “The Notebook Girls,” a diary by Sophie Pollitt-Cohen, Courtney Toombs, Lindsey Newman and Julia Baskin.

clock April 10, 2006Lansie Sylvia

Fashion Features

Elton John Store to Help AIDS Research

The Rocket Man is coming to Rockefeller Center — with his wardrobe.

clock April 10, 2006David Moin

Fashion Features

Alberto-Culver Mulls Next Move

With Alberto-Culver’s $2.6 billion deal with Regis Corp. dead in the water, analysts suggested the company put Sally Beauty on the selling block.

clock April 10, 2006Molly Prior

Memo Pad: Jock Shock … Hicklin In At Out

What sort of guys want to look at photographs of a singed Iraqi car bomb victim right next to “sexxxy” video footage of three Japanese women simulating sex acts?

clock April 10, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Traub Honored at FIT Breakfast

At an FIT awards ceremony last week, Lester Gribetz, the star home furnishing merchant, recalled his first encounter with Marvin Traub, the former chairman of Bloomingdale’s.

clock April 10, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Marchesa Premieres at Dallas Show

Marchesa designers Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig arrived at NorthPark Center mall here for their first trunk and fashion show at Neiman Marcus.

clock April 10, 2006Rusty Williamson

Fashion Features

Act II: Schifter and Stefani, Together Again

Tim Schifter has a new business partner, and she’s not your classic boardroom dweller.

clock April 10, 2006Marcy Medina

Fashion Features

Gwen on Gwen

She’s the consummate multitasker: Grammy-winning front woman of No Doubt, multiplatinum solo artist, designer of two clothing and accessories lines, wife of rocker Gavin Rossdale and, in less than two months, mother of their first child.

clock April 10, 2006Marcy Medina

Fashion Features

Provocateur’s Maternal Moves

Agent Provocateur is taking its racy lingerie from the boudoir to the Lamaze class with a new maternity and postnatal line.

clock April 10, 2006Karyn Monget

Fashion Features

Ultimo’s New Face and Body

Ultimo is taking the plunge with Helena Christensen.

clock April 10, 2006Nina Jones

Fashion Features

Bourret Brings British Spirit to U.S.

Caprice Bourret is hoping her exposure in Britain will translate into sales in the U.S. of her lingerie line, By Caprice.

clock April 10, 2006Karyn Monget

Fashion Features

Sunny Times for Eyewear Makers

The future’s bright for eyewear, as sunglasses get edgier, more brands jump into the game and consumers buy more frames.

clock April 10, 2006Sophia Chabbott

Fashion Features

Gucci’s Commemorative Bags

The anniversary pieces will be sold only in Gucci’s directly operated stores worldwide for a limited period from July through December.

clock April 10, 2006Alessandra Ilari

Financial

Inflation Fears Nip At Stock Index

Worries over inflation jolted stocks on Friday, which left the S&P 500 flat week over week, and the WWD Composite Index slightly torn.

clock April 10, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

CFDA to Fete ‘World’ of Stephen Burrows

Stephen Burrows is having a moment in the spotlight.

clock April 10, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Retail Features

Metro 7 to Pop Up in South Beach

Target, Sears and J.C. Penney have all opened pop-up stores, those temporary retail outposts designed to generate buzz as well as sales.

clock April 10, 2006Sharon Edelson

Fashion Features

Industry Loses Jobs, U.S. Unemployment Falls

U.S. textile and apparel makers cut 4,600 jobs in March, but the economy added 211,000 jobs and the unemployment rate fell to 4.7 percent.

clock April 10, 2006Evan Clark and Kristi Ellis

Retail Features

Obituary: Joseph Nusim, 72, Retail Executive

Joseph Nusim, a 50-year veteran of retailing who held top jobs at discounters, home stores and warehouse operations, died April 3 of complications from lymphoma.

clock April 10, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Female Artisans in Spotlight at U.N.

The “Fashion for Development” runway show at the United Nations was best seen from Dilsia Villalaz’s perspective, who inspected her handiwork and eyed the artistry of competitors from a front-row seat.

clock April 10, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Latest Galleries

Social Studies