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Inside Bottega Veneta's 50th Anniversary Show

Tomas Maier eschewed trends in favor of a design ethos of “private luxury” for a collection that was effortlessly sophisticated.

clock 12hBridget Foley

Fashion

Ghesquière ‘Dives Deep’ Into Louis Vuitton

Designer and Michael Burke reflect on progress, next steps in creative retooling of luxury megabrand.

clock September 23, 2016Miles Socha

Retail

Five Left Dead in Shooting at Macy’s in Washington State

The shooter, thought to be a lone gunman, opened fire on Friday night.

clock 18hWWD Staff

Europe’s Latest Giant: La Rinascente Parent To Buy PPR’s Printemps

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Overview

Consolidation has hit the European department store sector. If the deal goes through, it will create a new European department store giant with 32 stores in France and Italy and sales of more than 1 billion euros, or $1.25 billion.

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Scene

At the Atlanta Botanical Garden this summer and fall, “Niki in the Garden,” the world’s largest exhibition of Niki de Saint Phalle’s massive sculptures, is a magical, enchanting experience, especially on Thursdays, during Niki Nights, when the…

clock June 21, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Material Evidence

Fabric fairs point to growing numbers as a sign of a strong domestic textile market.

clock June 21, 2006Ross Tucker

Fashion Features

Lifestyle Center

With simultaneous shows at multiple Las Vegas venues, organizers expand beyond apparel offerings.

clock June 21, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

City Slicker

New York trade fairs offer spruced up locations and new shows.

clock June 21, 2006Julee Greenberg

Fashion Features

Extra Effort

Organizers aim to help accessories buyers cover more ground.

clock June 21, 2006Jennifer Hirshlag

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Preparing for Greatness

With new showrooms, events and expanded space, the Los Angeles marts get ready for showtime.

clock June 21, 2006Emili Vesilind

Fashion Features

Action Plan

ASR and Agenda continue to expand and evolve.

clock June 21, 2006Marcy Medina

Fashion Features

Extreme Makeover

At AmericasMart, a hip remodel is designed to appeal to a younger audience.

clock June 21, 2006Georgia Lee

Fashion Features

Drive to The Beach

Trafik decamps for Miami.

clock June 21, 2006Rebecca Kleinman

Fashion Features

Pure Attraction

A show-within-a-show aims to draw more contemporary vendors to Chicago.

clock June 21, 2006Beth Wilson

Fashion Features

The Whole Package

The Dallas Market Center is promoting itself as an international wholesale destination.

clock June 21, 2006Holly Haber

Fashion Features

Growth Market

Another expansion is in the works at FIG.

clock June 21, 2006Rusty Williamson

Fashion Features

Calendar

All listings are accurate at press time. Please contact individual shows to confirm.

clock June 21, 2006William Cotto

Financial

Europe’s Latest Giant: La Rinascente Parent To Buy PPR’s Printemps

Consolidation has hit the European department store sector.

clock June 21, 2006Robert Murphy

Memo Pad: The Most Unhappy Fellas … Measuring Up

David Zinczenko isn’t the only editor in chief of a Rodale men’s magazine writing a book about the inner lives of men.

clock June 21, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

Isetan to Sell Barneys Japan

Barneys and Isetan are winding down a long and sometimes anguished relationship.

clock June 21, 2006David Moin and Koji Hirano

Fashion Features

Dior Preps for Possible Slimane Departure

Kris Van Assche is among the designers contacted to take over Dior Homme should negotiations over a new contract with Hedi Slimane fail, WWD has learned.

clock June 21, 2006Miles Socha

Fashion Features

Tiffany to Open Wall Street Unit

Tiffany & Co. is headed downtown.

clock June 21, 2006Jennifer Hirshlag

Fashion Features

In Brief: Nike Buyback … Bulova Promotion … Swiss Army Moves

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

clock June 21, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Derek Lam Signs Licensing Deals With Tod’s, Modo

Derek Lam is moving full steam ahead with accessories and building his executive team.

clock June 21, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Features

Oakley Unifies Mall Stores as Sunglass Icon

Oakley Inc. said on Tuesday that it will consolidate its 110 mall-based stores to create the second-largest specialty sunglass chain in the U.S.

clock June 21, 2006Sophia Chabbott

Financial

Aeffe Retools Sales, P.R.

Aeffe USA has restructured its organization that handles sales and public relations for all of the Aeffe brands in North America.

clock June 21, 2006Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: Makeup Artist Strand Brings Some Pop … Marionnaud’s Charitable Boost

Strand, makeup artist and creator of the Pop Beauty makeup line, feels like she’s living in an airplane.

clock June 21, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

Consumers Demand More — for Less

Apparel brands are losing traction on the slippery slope of customer loyalty as consumers grow ever more demanding.

clock June 21, 2006Valerie Seckler

Marketing and Promotion

Homing In on Apparel Spending

There’s a new wild card in the wealth effect.

clock June 21, 2006Valerie Seckler

Retail Features

Juicy Lands in Manhattan

Juicy Couture’s first Manhattan store is all about a sense of humor.

clock June 21, 2006Julee Greenberg

Fashion Features

Tommy Bahama Sharpens Women’s

Bold floral prints are what the Tommy Bahama brand is known for, but for women, those prints are becoming few and far between.

clock June 21, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

Benedict Exits C&C, Munoz Named

Cheyann Benedict, co-founder and co-president of C&C California, has left the company, and its parent, Liz Claiborne Inc., has appointed Liz Munoz as president of the C&C California brand.

clock June 21, 2006Julee Greenberg and Marcy Medina

Financial

Minimum Wage Proposal Falls Flat

A proposal by Democrats to increase the federal hourly minimum wage to $7.25 from $5.15 appeared headed for defeat on Tuesday.

clock June 21, 2006Kristi Ellis

Retail Features

Barneys Co-op Heads to L.A., Texas

Barneys New York said Tuesday that it will open Co-op stores in Los Angeles and Austin, Tex., next spring.

clock June 21, 2006Emili Vesilind

Financial

Hot Retail Real Estate Creates Worries in East Hampton

With the summer season in full swing, retail real estate in tony East Hampton has never been more sought after or expensive, creating a foundation for conflict.

clock June 21, 2006Sharon Edelson

Retail Features

Dolce & Gabbana, Issey Miyake Grow on Madison

Two longtime Madison Avenue denizens are expanding their square footage on the tony thoroughfare.

clock June 21, 2006Sharon Edelson

Financial

O’Connor to Theory As Women’s Prez

Theory has tapped Laura O’Connor as president of women’s.

clock June 21, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Retail Features

Marni to Open Online Store

Marni plans to open its first online store in the fall with the help of e-tailer Yoox.

clock June 21, 2006Cate T. Corcoran

Fashion Features

L.A.’s Kitson Spins Glitz Into New Brand

Kitson adroitly harnessed the power of celebrity to build buzz. Now the Los Angeles specialty store wants to parlay that aura to become its own brand.

clock June 21, 2006Emili Vesilind

Fashion Features

Fur Fashion Week Goes Casual

Still trying to convey a more cohesive and updated image among furriers, the Fur Information Council of America held Fur fashion week in a variety of showrooms last week.

clock June 21, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg and Bobbi Queen

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Fashion Scoops: Lauder’s Lifestyle Tips … Rossi Redux … Mulberry On Melrose

Lauder, in London Tuesday to promote her upcoming book of healthy recipes, sent shock waves through the crowd of beauty editors who gathered for afternoon tea in the library of the Soho Hotel.

clock June 21, 2006WWD Staff

Retail Features

Searle Making Eye-Catching Updates

Madison Avenue shoppers recently have had a lot of reasons to do a double take of the Searle windows.

clock June 21, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

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