Designers, including burkini creator Aheda Zanetti, are puzzled over the recent backlash.
Fragrance marketer Demeter today launched a line of six Jelly Belly fragrances at Urban Outfitters as a result of a licensing agreement Demeter signed in September with the jelly bean producer.
L’Oreal has been busy in the past month. The French firm’s Episkin model, which measures chemicals’ irritation on reconstructed human skin, was validated as a full replacement for testing on animals.
Last Thursday, The New York Times revealed that Clark Hoyt, 64, was becoming its third public editor.
Bloomingdale’s scored the chain’s biggest opening day at its 248,000-square-foot store in South Coast Plaza here on Thursday, posting $1.5 million to $1.6 million in sales, market sources said.
Designers settled pre-Met jitters Monday afternoon by surrounding themselves with friends at a long lunch held at Morandi cohosted by Pete Nordstrom.
Liz Claiborne Inc. rates the sales potential of the Narciso Rodriguez brand at about $100 million.