Ralph Lauren quietly shuttered its two-year-old 20,000-square-foot store last week. Other brands are expected to close boutiques in a city that has lost its luster for cash-rich mainland Chinese tourists.
The 15th-annual awards ceremony recognized the accomplishments of a cross section of beauty executives.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. is said to be a lead contender to buy the Foot Locker chain, possibly in a bid with Apollo Management.
A brief look at some of the day’s stories.
An elegant theatricality, a dark cross-cultural vision and opulence laced with bold flourishes are some of couturiers’ dramatic notions for fall.
Breezy looks done with a deft touch and a bit of glamour lead the way for pre-spring and spring.
Alber Elbaz’s makeover of Lanvin, which recently extended into men’s wear, is about to hit the retail floor, too.
For the next two months, credit managers, analysts and factors will be keeping a close eye on retail inventory levels and other balance-sheet items at mass retailers as spending in the channel may be softening.
Over the past few weeks, London’s tabloids have gone quiet on news surrounding Paul McCartney’s acrimonious split with wife Heather Mills.