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Rick Owens’ Concrete Castle in SoHo

His new New York store is on the corner of Howard Street and Crosby Street in SoHo.

clock August 28, 2016Jessica Iredale

Fashion

French Court Rules Against Burkini Ban

The decision could set a precedent and topple other beach bans that have caused an international furor.

clock 18hMiles Socha

Beauty

Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

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

clock August 26, 2016Allison Collins

Quest for ‘Wow’ Factor: Sam’s Club Ups the Ante For Top Apparel Brands

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Overview

Charles Redfield, senior vice president of apparel for Sam's Club, wants to position the $39.7 billion chain as a growth engine for brands. He described his quest as a hunt for "wow" merchandise — the more prestigious, the better.

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Retail Features

Quest for ‘Wow’ Factor: Sam’s Club Ups the Ante For Top Apparel Brands

Charles Redfield, senior vice president of apparel for Sam’s Club, wants to position the $39.7 billion chain as a growth engine for brands.

clock April 25, 2006Katherine Bowers

Financial

Nautica Names Women’s President

Julie Dimperio has joined VF Sportswear Inc., a subsidiary of VF Corp., as president of Nautica women’s sportswear and Kipling North America wholesale, a new position.

clock April 25, 2006Julee Greenberg

Retail Features

Mulberry Eyes Madison Avenue Locale

Mulberry, the British apparel and accessories firm, is said to be closing in on a site for its second store here, at 605 Madison Avenue.

clock April 25, 2006Sharon Edelson

Fashion Features

In Brief: DKNY’s New Web … Wedding Industry ‘Oscars’ … Vitamin K1 Items Withdrawn

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

clock April 25, 2006WWD Staff

People

Steel Magnolias

Sidney Poitier made a surprise appearance at San Francisco’s Star Ball to pay tribute to Danielle Steel’s support of teenage mental health.

clock April 25, 2006WWD Staff

People

War Stories

After three years of war in Iraq and countless television news briefings delivered from the rooftops of hotels, four documentaries at the Tribeca Film Festival this week deliver front-row views of the occupation.

clock April 25, 2006Jacob Bernstein

Fashion Features

Congress Back to Immigration Dispute

A showdown looms in Congress over an overhaul of immigration law that could dramatically effect apparel manufacturers and retailers.

clock April 25, 2006Kristi Ellis

Fashion Features

Celia Birtwell Doing Line for Topshop

London’s Topshop has teamed up with Celia Birtwell to bring the textile designer’s signature feminine prints to a whole new generation.

clock April 25, 2006Nina Jones

Fashion Features

Off And Running

The latest crop of designers get set for Seventh Avenue with new collections that favor polish over flash.

clock April 25, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Material World Focuses on Global Competition

Remaining competitive in the apparel industry comes down to making smart sourcing decisions and using the latest technology and the best materials.

clock April 25, 2006Georgia Lee

Fashion Features

Karan’s Take on Fashion Design

Donna Karan spoke “At the Parsons Table” about her career, her fashion and lifestyle philosophy and her take on fashion globalization.

clock April 25, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Retail Features

Bottega Veneta Unveils Flagship in Omotesando

Tomas Maier is the latest designer to take a Tokyo tour.

clock April 25, 2006Koji Hirano

Fashion Features

Pratt Honors Legends in Design World

Despite their drastically different mediums, this year’s recipients of Pratt’s Legends awards agreed fine design is to be shared.

clock April 25, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: John Allan’s: Beyond Barbering … Mary Kay Names President, CEO

As competition heats up in Man­hattan’s trendy, upscale barbershop scene, John Allan Meing has put the finishing touches on his fourth John Allan’s location here, a 4,000-square-foot space in TriBeCa.

clock April 25, 2006WWD Staff

Memo Pad: Countdown For Lowdown? … Under-Covers Reporting

Are Lloyd Grove’s days slinging gossip for the New York Daily News drawing to an end?

clock April 25, 2006WWD Staff

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