Inventories are being kept tight in hope of increasing full-price selling and reducing markdowns.
The music star had launched the collection last February during New York Fashion Week.
AnnTaylor Stores Corp. is beginning to find its groove again, logging stronger earnings and eight straight months of same-store sales gains.
Freshpair.com, an Internet retailer of women’s and men’s underwear, will stage its fourth annual National Underwear Day Aug. 9 in New York.
The first major loss for newly installed Time managing editor Rick Stengel came on Thursday night, when Matt Cooper turned in his resignation to take a job as Washington editor of Conde Nast Portfolio.