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Fashion's Game of Musical Chairs Quickens in Paris

The spring shows feature debuts at four major brands, prompting reflection on the pace of designer change.

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Retail

Tough Times for Neiman's as Firm Battles 'Challenges'

The luxury chain has been battling the luxury malaise.

clock September 26, 2016David Moin

Retail

Focusing on Spring, Buyers Praise Milan's Creative Energy

The city has not lost its sizzle, once again led by Prada and Gucci.

clock September 26, 2016WWD Staff

Art and Commerce: Top Directors Go Commercial – Literally

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Overview

An advertising executive's dream checklist may once have included a Hollywood star, a big budget and a much-lusted-after product to plug. Now a celebrated director has been added to the mix.

From This Issue

Monica Bellucci strikes a pose in Paris for Dior.

Fashion Features

Art and Commerce: Top Directors Go Commercial – Literally

An advertising executive’s dream checklist may once have included a Hollywood star, a big budget and a much-lusted-after product to plug.

clock January 12, 2007Ellen Groves

Fashion Features

CFDA Sets Guidelines for Models

Education, not enforcement, is the way the Council of Fashion Designers of America thinks the industry should confront the growing controversy over too-thin models.

clock January 12, 2007Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Features

Quote of The Week

“There’s a lot of potential in the stores that really need help, and they want what Ralph Lauren is about and [to] see what we can do.”

clock January 12, 2007WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Aguilera and P&G Sign Fragrance Deal

Procter & Gamble Prestige Products has just inked a long-term licensing deal to create Christina Aguilera fragrances.

clock January 12, 2007Jennifer Weil

Fashion Features

In Brief: Vietnam, WTO Make It Official … Wal-Mart Health Care

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

clock January 12, 2007WWD Staff

Concetta Lanciaux

Fashion Features

Lanciaux Looking Forward to New Challenges

In an exclusive interview at her spare office at LVMH headquarters on Avenue Montaigne here, Lanciaux provided a glimpse of her plans and reflected on her career at LVMH.

clock January 12, 2007Miles Socha

Antoine and Delphine Arnault

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Going For A Saint … Designing Women … Paris Match …

Word has it Angelina Jolie will be sporting a custom-made St. John gown to the Golden Globes on Monday.

clock January 12, 2007WWD Staff

A scene from the Hypnose Homme commercial.

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: Lancome Steps Into a Man’s World … Hypnose Homme … Lancome Men

For Lancome, 2007 is the Year of the Man.

clock January 12, 2007Ellen Groves

Lisa Price and Steve Stoute.

Fashion Features

Carol’s Daughter Adds a Store to the Family

Carol’s Daughter continues to grow up by opening its first mall store, which will serve as a template for the brand’s future.

clock January 12, 2007Julie Naughton

The Truly Pink ad visual.

Fashion Features

Vera Wang Fragrances in Full Bloom

On the fifth anniversary of the launch of her first fragrance, Vera Wang is set for another engagement in specialty stores.

clock January 12, 2007Julie Naughton

Select products from the Dove Pro-Age collection.

Fashion Features

Pro-Age Takes Dove’s ‘Real Beauty’ to Next Level

As part of the next phase of its Real Beauty campaign, Dove is hoping to change attitudes in the antiaging category with the launch of Pro-Age, a collection of hair and skin care products designed for pre- and postmenopausal women.

clock January 12, 2007Michelle Edgar

Space NK and Fresh make eligible retailer partners for a TV retailer.

Fashion Features

HSN, Sephora Deal May Spawn Copycats

Several years ago, the pairing of a TV retailer with a beauty chain during the most critical buying season seemed completely farfetched.

clock January 12, 2007Andrea Nagel

Physicians Formula's Jeff Rogers, Ingrid Jackel and Joe Jaeger ringing the opening bell at Nasdaq.

Fashion Features

Adding Up Beauty: Physicians Formula Drafts Plan to Ditch Niche Status, Go Global

The world doesn’t need a another mauve lipstick.

clock January 12, 2007Molly Prior

Fashion Features

DreamCatchers Snags Paris Hilton

Who has the fairest fake hair of all: Jessica or Paris?

clock January 12, 2007Molly Prior

The lounge area.

Fashion Features

Two New Salons Scale Down

Perhaps hairstylist and salon owner David Evangelista said it best last year when he declared the era of the megasalon as “dead.”

clock January 12, 2007Andrea Nagel

Arrojo styling cream.

Fashion Features

Arrojo Growing With Products, Salon Expansion

Design elements like minimalism, functionality and simplicity might evoke images of an iPod or Segway, but for hairstylist Nick Arrojo, such attributes illustrate hair care.

clock January 12, 2007Matthew W. Evans

Fashion Features

Critical Mass: Shoppers Steering Away From Celeb Scents

Bypassing the plethora of celebrity scents, 13-year-old Kristyn Klinck selected fragrances to give as holiday gifts that captured the spirit of her friends.

clock January 12, 2007Faye Brookman

Financial

Limited Brands Revamps Divisional Management

Limited Brands has reset top management at two divisions, following key departures.

clock January 12, 2007David Moin

Fashion Features

Accessories Boost Ferragamo Sales

Salvatore Ferra­gamo Italia SpA posted a double-digit jump in sales last year, but its executives were cautious about the future, concerned with the margin-eroding effects of a strong euro.

clock January 12, 2007Amanda Kaiser

Retail Features

Chopard to Open Madison Avenue Flagship

Chopard is giving its retail stores extra polish.

clock January 12, 2007Sophia Chabbott

Rory Tahari

Financial

Rory Tahari Named Vice Chairman

Elie Tahari promoted Rory Tahari, his wife, to vice chairman of Elie Tahari Ltd., a new role. She will continue as creative director.

clock January 12, 2007Marc Karimzadeh

Jack Heuer

Fashion Features

Jewelry Group to Honor Jack Heuer

Jack Heuer has always been ahead of his time.

clock January 12, 2007Lauren Benet Stephenson

Memo Pad: Time To Go … Model Writer … Case Closed? …

Time Inc. next week is expected to say goodbye to up to 20 staffers at each of its titles across editorial, production and business functions, sources said.

clock January 12, 2007WWD Staff

Two looks from aerie's spring collection.

Fashion Features

American Eagle Thinking Creative for Aerie

American Eagle Outfitters is building its subbrand aerie, and will rely partly on nontraditional media to help do it.

clock January 12, 2007Sharon Edelson

Financial

Automating Markdowns: The Keys to Success

One of retailing’s hottest new technology tools isn’t for every merchant.

clock January 12, 2007David Moin

Honorees Rickie Freeman, Lisa Herbert and Cynthia Steffe.

Fashion Features

FIT Salutes Its Stars at The Rainbow Room

The Rainbow Room high above Rockefeller Center here seemed to sparkle brighter Wednesday night, filled with 300 Fashion Institute of Technology supporters.

clock January 12, 2007Lauren Benet Stephenson

Technology

Oracle Readies Retail Tech for NRF

Oracle plans to release three major retail software applications on Monday.

clock January 12, 2007Cate T. Corcoran

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