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Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

The mass-market beauty company had $96.8 million in sales for the first half of 2016.

clock August 26, 2016Allison Collins


Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.

clock August 26, 2016Miles Socha


Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

Despite Slip in 1st Qtr., The Est?e Lauder Cos. Remains Upbeat for ’07

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Despite the challenges of department store consolidation, the Est?e Lauder Cos. delivered solid first-quarter results Wednesday as the beauty giant continues to expand its global distribution.

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Despite Slip in 1st Qtr., The Estee Lauder Cos. Remains Upbeat for ’07

Despite the challenges of department store consolidation, the Estee Lauder Cos. delivered solid first-quarter results.

clock October 26, 2006Molly Prior

Fashion Features

Kaner in Retirement: Discoveries, Accolades

Joan Kaner championed designer labels during her 15-year reign as fashion director at Neiman Marcus.

clock October 26, 2006Holly Haber

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Ivana Visit… Driving Miss Charlotte… Rinascente’s Rebirth

Celine creative director Ivana Omazic made a pit stop in New York on Tuesday, when she was celebrated with a dinner in the library of the restaurant Buddakan.

clock October 26, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

In Brief: Inter Parfums Up… New Exec in Dallas… Johnson’s New London Pad

Inter Parfums SA, posted third-quarter sales up 6.3 percent to $76.6 million at average exchange.

clock October 26, 2006WWD Staff


Jones Profit Declines 18%

Jones Apparel Group on Thursday posted a decline in third-quarter profits due in part to the sale of Polo Jeans Co.

clock October 26, 2006Vicki M. Young

Fashion Features

Prada Designs for the Slopes

Prada is headed to the half-pipe.

clock October 26, 2006Alessandra Ilari


Bebe Net Up, Forecast Lowered

Bebe Stores Inc. said Wednesday that first-quarter earnings soared 57 percent, but the company reported a disappointing second-quarter sales forecast that sent shares tumbling in aftermarket trading.

clock October 26, 2006Jeanine Poggi

Memo Pad: One Last Question… Not Bilingual… Wedding Bells…

No one would argue that The New Yorker’s David Remnick did not do an outstanding job interviewing Sen. Barack Obama during Monday’s luncheon at the American Magazine Conference in Phoenix.

clock October 26, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Picture Perfect

Art seems to be the party lure du jour, and the fall gala at the Whitney Museum of Art on Monday night was no exception.

clock October 26, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Shvitz Gets Comfortable With Sweats

Leslie Hall loves wearing sweats more than anything else.

clock October 26, 2006Julee Greenberg

Retail Features

Wilster Set for Barney’s Debut

With years of design experience behind them, Sarah Wilsterman and Mimi Levitas are stepping out on their own with the contemporary line Wilster.

clock October 26, 2006Julee Greenberg

Retail Features

BGN Enters U.S. With So Brand

BGN has its eye on the U.S.

clock October 26, 2006Julee Greenberg

Fashion Features

Mavi at 15: Turkey’s Homespun Brand Maps Growth

Fifteen years ago on a September evening, members of the Akarlilar family had a heated discussion with executives at the family’s Erak Clothing company.

clock October 26, 2006Suna Erdem

Fashion Features

Moschino’s Rossella Jardini Has Her Moment in the Sun

Franco Moschino built his fashion empire on a vivid, tongue-in-cheek approach that drew cues from artist Rene Magritte’s irreverent take on surrealism.

clock October 26, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Features

Athletic Companies Hit the Ground Running for NYC Marathon

With a record number of applicants, the ING New York City Marathon is set for what could be its biggest year ever.

clock October 26, 2006Whitney Beckett

Fashion Features

Adidas’ Big Move on Champs-Elysees

The Avenue des Champs-Elysees flexed its athletic muscle this week with the opening of the biggest Adidas Sports Performance store in the world.

clock October 26, 2006Emilie Marsh

Fashion Features

Advocacy Group Finds Violations At Bangladesh Apparel Factory

Harvest Rich, a Bangladesh factory that makes apparel for companies such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Hanesbrands Inc., has been accused of worker beatings, use of child labor and other violations by the National Labor Committee, an advocacy group.

clock October 26, 2006Evan Clark

Retail Features

Jigsaw Puts Pieces Together in Calif.

Jigsaw, the London-based women’s apparel chain known for its reinterpreted classic designs, is expanding in California, the only state where it has freestanding stores.

clock October 26, 2006Nina Jones and Emili Vesilind

Retail Features

Miyake Goes Black and White for New NYC Shop

What’s black and white and colorful all over?

clock October 26, 2006Sharon Edelson

Fashion Features

The WWD List: Parisian Spring

Top spring collections in Paris based on page views during the first 12 days they were posted online.

clock October 26, 2006Cecily Hall


Belk to Divest Parisian Units

Belk Inc. announced plans Wednesday to divest 11 of the 38 Parisian stores it bought from Saks Inc.

clock October 26, 2006Georgia Lee

Retail Features

Lounge Act: Edgy Fashion and More

Bling is still the thing at Lounge.

clock October 26, 2006Sharon Edelson

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