Foreign mills exhibiting at trade shows here last week saw heavy foot traffic from brands and retailers, buoying their confidence even as poor exchange rates and increasing competition continue to put the pinch on profit margins.
Due diligence is said to be under way for a possible official bid from Japan’s Fast Retailing Co. Ltd. for Barneys New York.
Very few American designers could characterize the opening of a string of boutiques in five European countries as a homecoming.
At least one Wall Street Journal veteran isn’t waiting around to see how the paper weathers the Rupert Murdoch storm.
Maurer + Wirtz’s return to the premium fragrance market could be the cat’s meow with the launch this month of Pussy Deluxe.
The east end of New York’s Long Island got a taste of the Far East on Saturday night.
This wealthy New York City suburb of 62,000 where hedge funds reign is becoming a mecca of fashion retailing.