Industry leaders gathered at The Pierre hotel in Manhattan for the WWD CEO Summit to discuss the consumer, the state of business and the challenges of the fashion calendar.
The market-beating performance helped propel Kering’s revenues up 10 percent in the third quarter to 3.18 billion euros, or $3.54 billion.
PureOlogy, the high-end hair care line catering to color-treated hair, is rumored to be on the auction block, with L’Oreal, LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton and Sexy Hair Concepts among the leading contenders.
Arnaud de Volontat has been appointed regional sales director for Clinique Travel Retailing in the Americas region.
British trichologist Philip Kingsley, whose signature hair care line was formerly carried at Saks Fifth Avenue during the early Eighties, plans to relaunch the brand at salons in the U.S.
Karla VandenBerg created the children’s hybrid spa/salon in 2001 in Yakima, Wash., to coax her haircut-weary son into agreeing to a trim.
Thanks in part to strong consumer spending, the nation’s gross domestic product increased a greater-than-projected 2.5 percent in the fourth quarter, according to a Commerce Department report released Thursday.
Gianni Versace SpA is back in the black and on track for a potential initial public offering.
Don’t cross agency JGK, no matter how long it’s represented you. The agency is ending its representation of photographer and Elle international creative director Gilles Bensimon after more than 10 years of service.
The Jordanian government, with some international help, plans to expand on its efforts to curb labor abuses at apparel factories in the country, according to Jordan’s U.S. ambassador, Prince Zeid Ra’ad, and a joint Jordanian-U.S. report is set to be…