Chanel Plots The Year of Gabrielle

A new handbag model, its first new fragrance pillar in 15 years and more are on the docket.

clock 9hMiles Socha and Peter Born and Joelle Diderich


New York Fashion Week Provides Much of What Retailers Ordered

American fashion capital set to soar.

clock 22hSharon Edelson


Gucci Enhances Diversity and Inclusion

Gucci joined Parks, a nonprofit association helping companies to promote diversity and inclusion.

clock February 20, 2017Alessandra Turra

Beauty’s Big Shake-up: J.C. Penney, Sephora Form In-Store Alliance

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From practically day one on the job as J.C Penney chairman and chief executive officer, Myron Ullman 3rd felt his store needed to generate some real buzz. Now Penney's is ready to rock the industry with a plan to open Sephora shops inside Penney stores.

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Beauty’s Big Shake-up: J.C. Penney, Sephora Form In-Store Alliance

J.C. Penney and Sephora set a joint initiative, with Sephora opening in-store shops and becoming the exclusive beauty offering at Penney’s.

clock April 12, 2006David Moin and Julie Naughton


Analysts See Benefits and Challenges

The union of J.C. Penney and Sephora was met with mixed reviews Tuesday.

clock April 12, 2006Molly Prior


Lauder Sells Stila Cosmetics

The Estee Lauder Cos. has sold Stila Cosmetics, a brand it acquired in 1999, to Stila Corp., an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners.

clock April 12, 2006Julie Naughton

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Levi’s Net Rises, Sales Slip In 1st Qtr.

Levi Strauss had an up-and-down first quarter, when double-digit net gains were countered by weakness in Europe and a pullback by Wal-Mart.

clock April 12, 2006Ross Tucker

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In Brief: Inflation Worries Markets … Retail Ventures Restates

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

clock April 12, 2006WWD Staff

White walls and simple shelving define the look of the Miami Beach store


Montreal’s MO851 Hits Miami Beach

In a city imbued with sex and glitz, M0851 is a marked departure.

clock April 12, 2006Rebecca Kleinman

A look from Liz Langes 4th Trimester Collection

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Liz Lange’s Postpartum Fashion

For those who thought pregnancy ended with the third trimester, think again.

clock April 12, 2006Julee Greenberg

A Bernardo Collection look designed by Christian Francis Roth

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Christian Francis Roth’s Latest Gig

Christian Francis Roth has resurfaced as the designer of Bernardo Collection, a better-priced sportswear line.

clock April 12, 2006Julee Greenberg

Paul Harrington president and ceo of the Reebok brand


Adidas Maps Strategy for Reebok

Adidas outlined its plans for Reebok, including beefing up branded apparelofferings, buying back distribution and sharpening its image.

clock April 12, 2006Samantha Conti and Melanie Kletter

Ashton Kutcher and Frank Gehry

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Fashion Scoops: Two For Top? … Worlds Collide … Party Line …

Comme des Garcons’ Rei Kawakubo may be the next player in the high-low shuffle.

clock April 12, 2006WWD Staff

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Brands’ Challenge: Bridging Gap With Young People

The Millennials’ penchant for individualism, along with the proliferation of generation-based marketing, are making it more difficult for brands to connect with youths and young adults.

clock April 12, 2006Valerie Seckler

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Market Intelligence: Debunking Digital Dogma … Fashion’s Virtual Juggernaut … No Brainer?

“Analog,” proclaimed marketing consultant Rishad Tobaccowala, lofting a piece of paper in the air and breaking into a grin.

clock April 12, 2006WWD Staff

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Italy Uncertainty Weighs on Industry

Voter turnout was a record 86.3 percent and provisional results gave Prodi’s coalition control of both houses of Parliament.

clock April 12, 2006Amanda Kaiser and Courtney Colavita

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WTO Forecasts Import Rise

Buoyed by improved business confidence and economic growth, global trade isforecast to grow by 7 percent in 2006, the WTO said.

clock April 12, 2006John Zarocostas


M&S Sales Strong

Marks & Spencer plc has posted its strongest quarterly sales growth in three years.

clock April 12, 2006Nina Jones

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Memo Pad: Regime Change … Hachette Swings The Hatchet … Superiority Complex

There is mounting speculation within Conde Nast that chief executive officer Charles Townsend is planning a publisher shuffle when he gets back from vacation next week.

clock April 12, 2006WWD Staff

Peter Som Sari Gueron Harold Koplewicz MD Brooke Garber Neidich Suzanne Studler-Feldman and Michael Gould


Bloomingdale’s Event Funds Center

Blooming­dale’s luncheon and spring fashion show last Thursday raised about $63,000 to aid the NYU Child Study Center.

clock April 12, 2006WWD Staff

Youniques thermal top and long skirt

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Eighties Revival for Back-to-School

Teen girls born in the Nineties will have an Eighties flashback this fall, judging by back-to-school orders at the Los Angeles Majors Market.

clock April 12, 2006Emili Vesilind

A jacquard cap-sleeve dress by Three Dots


Three Dots Bows on Melrose

Three Dots, a Garden Grove, Calif., sportswear company, opened its first retail store Monday on Melrose Avenue here.

clock April 12, 2006Emili Vesilind

A Sue Wong look fall 2006

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Sue Wong’s Journey Beyond Eveningwear

Entering her fourth decade in business, Sue Wong, known for her affordable eveningwear, has plans to take her company to the next level with shoe and jewelry licenses and a print ad campaign.

clock April 12, 2006Marcy Medina


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