With its $2.3 billion acquisition of competitor Quest International last week, fragrance supplier Givaudan vaulted to the top of the heap and redrew the competitive map.
More than 50 guests, including executives of the fashion and retailing industries, recently enjoyed Champagne and chamber music at a cocktail party for the Orchestra of St. Luke’s at the home of Kenneth and Josie Natori.
Miuccia Prada’s affinity for Paris isn’t restricted to Miu Miu’s women’s collection.
Conde Nast’s upcoming launch of a business magazine, Portfolio, in a crowded, dog-eat-dog field, may have surprised some, but the new magazine is not the only one seeking to reinvent the genre.
Reaching its long-range targets two years ahead of plan has made shares of J.C. Penney the turnaround story and holiday pick for 2006.
Thousands of eager shoppers lined up at 5 a.m. on Friday outside Macy’s and J.C. Penney at Westfield Garden State Plaza here, only to learn the stores wouldn’t be opening for another two hours.