The tumultuous Phil Marineau era at Levi Strauss & Co. will come to a conclusion at the end of the year. The denim giant said that Marineau will retire after a seven-year struggle to return Levi's to the growth track.
The French do love Valentino, a fact certified on Thursday afternoon when the designer was presented with the Legion d’Honneur during an emotional ceremony in a gilded reception room overlooking the Palais Royale.
Stella McCartney is dividing her first signature scent into a solid and a liquid version, called Stella in Two, to try and widen her consumer reach and carve a path through the overwrought fragrance market.
Zia Natural Skincare is courting older women with Brilliance, an upcoming collection of skin care products designed to nourish skin and diminish the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and skin discoloration.