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The Top 10 Shows From the Men's Spring 2017 Runways

From Miuccia Prada’s activewear to Demna Gvasalia’s power suit at Balenciaga, here are the 10 most directional shows of the spring season.

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Media

Jenna Dewan Tatum Tapped as Danskin Brand Ambassador

Actress and dancer Jenna Dewan Tatum is Danskin's newest brand ambassador, appearing as the face — and body — of its fall ad campaign.

clock 15hMarcy Medina

The Markets

Muslim Fashion Industry Reacts to France's Burkini Ban

Designers, including burkini creator Aheda Zanetti, are puzzled over the recent backlash.

clock 15hRitu Upadhyay

In Focus

Issey Miyake’s Homme Plissé Gains Global Following

Looks from Issey Miyake’s Homme Plissé line.

A New Apparel Giant: $4.5B Hanesbrands To Make NYSE Debut

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Overview

Hanesbrands Inc. will become a separate publicly traded entity on Wednesday, instantly creating one of the largest apparel companies in the world, with sales of $4.5 billion.

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Financial

A New Apparel Giant: $4.5B Hanesbrands To Make NYSE Debut

The newly created Hanesbrands Inc. will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday.

clock September 5, 2006Karyn Monget

Retail Features

VF Deal Will Boost Presence in India

VF Corp. has forged a venture with India’s Arvind Mills Ltd., enabling the apparel giant to further expand its brands in India.

clock September 5, 2006Ross Tucker

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: Kiehl’s Names L’Oreal Vet General Manager

Rob Robillard, current senior vice president of marketing for L’Oreal Paris, is moving over to Kiehl’s as general manager.

clock September 5, 2006Julie Naughton

Fashion Features

Coming This Week

A look at the coming week’s events.

clock September 5, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

In Brief: Levi’s Goes To School … BCBG Departure

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

clock September 5, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

Armani Net Jumps 22.7% for 2005

Giorgio Armani SpA’s annual report shows its net profit for the year ended Dec. 31 spiked 22.7 percent to $193 million.

clock September 5, 2006Amanda Kaiser

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Material Guy … The Heidi Life … Zoe-Topia …

Not only did Jean Paul Gaultier design the costumes for Madonna’s “Confessions” tour, he’s quite possibly one of the pop star’s most devoted fans.

clock September 5, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Tiffany Unwraps Its Refreshed Look

After years of encasing customers’ purchases in its iconic blue boxes, Tiffany & Co. is giving itself a present.

clock September 5, 2006Sophia Chabbott

Fashion Features

Hannant Takes Two

Douglas Hannant will launch a secondary collection this spring called Douglas Hannant Insignia.

clock September 5, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Retail Features

Petrou Launching Line, Madison Avenue Store

Leafing through a book looking for inspiration, Nicolas Petrou could not get past a 1920 illustration of one of Paul Poiret’s creations.

clock September 5, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Features

Market Basket: Miller To Dress Dots

Nicole Miller will be helping Dotster Inc., a Vancouver, Wash.-based domain registration provider, dress up its new team of female ambassadors, the Dotster Dots.

clock September 5, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Moschino Spruces Up at Bergdorf Goodman

Moschino has a new home at Bergdorf Goodman.

clock September 5, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Features

Unica Back at Milan Fairgrounds

Organizers of the Milano Unica textile fair are hoping a change of location back to Milan’s city fairgrounds will attract more international visitors for its third edition.

clock September 5, 2006Stephanie Epiro

Memo Pad: Glamorous Ride … Real Woman … Lori Lands …

Forget Town Cars this fashion season — sort of. Glamour magazine and DKNY Jeans have chartered a more stylish ride to shuttle celebrities to and from the Bryant Park tents during the shows.

clock September 5, 2006WWD Staff

Retail Features

Penney’s Hires Ad Agency

J.C. Penney Co. Inc., seeking to forge a “love” connection with customers, is taking its $1.2 billion annual advertising business to Publicis Groupe’s Saatchi & Saatchi.

clock September 5, 2006Rusty Williamson

Retail Features

Young Designers Build Business Networks on MySpace

MySpace.com is luring small, ambitious fashion companies seeking to promote their brands directly to young Internet surfers.

clock September 5, 2006Mengly Taing

Retail Features

Oscar de la Renta to Open Unit at NorthPark

Oscar de la Renta is moving into the Lone Star State, upping his number of freestanding stores to five.

clock September 5, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Features

Apparel Producers, Retailers Trim Jobs

U.S. apparel and textile producers cut a seasonally adjusted 4,100 jobs in August, as retailers reduced payrolls.

clock September 5, 2006Evan Clark

Fashion Features

Adidas Group Buys Out Korean Subsidiary

In the latest move to buy out its partners in key global markets, the Adidas Group has assumed full ownership of Adidas Korea Ltd., its brand subsidiary in Korea.

clock September 5, 2006Whitney Beckett

Fashion Features

China’s Cotton Use Soars in ’05

Robust growth, rapid industrialization and the elimination of global quotas for textiles and apparel enabled China to increase its share of global consumption of cotton.

clock September 5, 2006John Zarocostas

Fashion Features

U.S. Impedes Brazil Request Concerning Cotton Subsidies

The U.S. on Friday blocked a request by Brazil in the World Trade Organization in the dispute between the two countries over American cotton subsidies.

clock September 5, 2006John Zarocostas

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