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Barneys Prepared to Ride Out Storm at Perry Capital

Amid the luxury malaise, Barneys' ceo says the company is profitable and performing well.

clock 6hDavid Moin and Vicki M. Young

Retail

Thalía Teams Up With Authentic Brands Group

ABG and Thalía will expand the Latina star's brand globally.

clock 6hLisa Lockwood

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

Future Face of Levi’s: Women’s and Overseas Seen as Keys to Growth

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Overview

That quintessentially American brand — Levi's — expects to get the bulk of its sales overseas within the next three to five years. The denim giant revealed strong earnings and revenues growth for the first quarter ended Feb. 24.

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Retail Features

Lacoste Serves Up Active Style to Women

The little green crocodile is flaunting its feminine side, and nowhere more conspicuously than on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan.

clock April 9, 2008David Moin

Charles Nolan for fall.

Fashion Features

Bridge Flux Creates Floor Openings

One brand’s demise is another’s opportunity.

clock April 9, 2008Whitney Beckett

Retail Features

Ports 1961 Launches U.S. Flagship

Ports 1961 opens today on Melrose Place in West Hollywood, establishing the Canadian brand’s first U.S. flagship.

clock April 9, 2008Anne Riley-Katz

Fashion Features

Mango Lands at San Francisco Airport

Fast-fashion giant Mango has arrived at San Francisco International Airport.

clock April 9, 2008Joanna Ramey

A look from Eve & A's fall collection.

Fashion Features

Whitney Port of ‘The Hills’ Jumps Into Contemporary

MTV’s hit reality series “The Hills” is spawning mini fashion brands.

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Yulia Kalmanovich

Fashion Features

Russian Fashion Weeks Hobbled by Overlap

It wasn’t the classiest beginning to Moscow’s two fashion weeks.

clock April 9, 2008Alastair Gee

Financial

Sears to Buy Footstar License

Footstar Inc. said in a regulatory filing last week that its subsidiary, Footstar Corp., entered into an agreement with Sears Holdings Corp. and a subsidiary, Sears Brands, for the purchase of substantially all of Footstar’s intellectual property for…

clock April 9, 2008Vicki M. Young

Beauty Features

Foreign Buyers Boosting Harry Winston U.S. Sales

Business at Harry Winston’s U.S. salons is jumping, but it isn’t Americans who are snatching up the diamond jewelry.

clock April 9, 2008Evan Clark

Financial

Future Face of Levi’s: Women’s and Overseas Seen as Keys to Growth

That quintessentially American brand — Levi’s — expects to get the bulk of its sales overseas within the next three to five years.

clock April 9, 2008Ross Tucker

The "M-dolla" ring.

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Scoops: Charlotte’s Web… Diamond Days… Fitting Lenny…

Nicolas Ghesquière dipped a toe in the celebrity pool for the first time with his spring-summer advertising for Balenciaga, tapping Jennifer Connelly.

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3.1 Phillip Lim's wool sweater and Abaete's chiffon dress worn with Yarborough cashmere bangles and The Jack Rabbit Collection belts.

Fashion Features

Purl Jam

Cozy knits may take a page from grandpa’s cardigan, but that doesn’t mean they have to be stuffy. This fall they’re edgy enough for the coolest girl in…

clock April 9, 2008Hellin Kay

A rendering of the Hugo Boss store opening in the Meatpacking District in August.

Designer and Luxury

Boss to Combine Men’s, Women’s in New York

Hugo Boss’ 4,037-square-foot store opening in the Meatpacking District in August represents a new retail concept for the brand: eight collections for men…

clock April 9, 2008Sharon Edelson

Charity: Water bracelets to be sold at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Department Stores

Celebs, Saks Pitch In for Charity: Water

Charity: Water has teamed up with Saks Fifth Avenue…

clock April 9, 2008Sophia Chabbott

Freshýs Cannabis Rose.

Fragrance

Fresh Fetes New Scent

Fresh Inc. marked the West Coast launch of its latest scent, called Cannabis Rose, with a luncheon atop Hollywood’s Roosevelt Hotel last week.

clock April 9, 2008Rachel Brown

Government and Trade

Industry Groups Seek to Intensify Candidates’ Debate on Trade

Manufacturing and labor groups sought to raise the level of the trade debate in the presidential campaign on Tuesday, urging the candidates to focus on…

clock April 9, 2008Kristi Ellis

Tony Bennett and his wife, Susan, with Terry Lundgren and his wife, Tina.

People

Lundgren’s High Note

Cast aside those economic woes and consumer concerns, at least for a black-tie event. For Terry Lundgren, Macy’s chairman, chief executive and president,…

clock April 9, 2008David Moin

Financial

Juicy Couture Sues Web Store Over Trademark

The message from Liz Claiborne Inc.’s lawyers: Don’t mess with Juicy.

clock April 9, 2008Evan Clark

Memo Pad

Memo Pad: Not For ABC… Not Quite The Pulitzers, But…

Bob Iger, president and chief executive officer of the Walt Disney Co., acknowledges that ABC is at a disadvantage because it isn’t linked with a 24-hour…

clock April 9, 2008Irin Carmon and Stephanie D. Smith and Amy Wicks

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Business Features

Baugur to Focus Solely on Retail

The Icelandic group Baugur, which holds an 8.58 percent stake in Saks Fifth Avenue, has cast off its noncore assets, and plans to devote itself to one…

clock April 9, 2008Samantha Conti

Legal

Hermès, Dior Notch Counterfeit Wins

Hermes International and Christian Dior prevailed in separate efforts to protect their intellectual property.

clock April 9, 2008Emilie Marsh and Katya Foreman

Financial

In Brief: Blue Holdings Update

Blue Holdings Inc., which produces denim and sportswear sold under the brands Antik Denim, Yanuk, Taverniti So Jeans and Faith, said it expects to report an…

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Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Anthony Vaccarello's debut at Saint Laurent will surely be received as either "love it" or "hate it" — with virtually no middle-ground reactions. Same case for the dramatic ear jewelry on several models: the first, an ear climber (why didn't they think of that before?) and the next, below-the-shoulder-grazing fringe earrings, shown here in red popping against a teal one-shoulder dress. While leather goods are strong for the house, the designer kept things simple with the shoes — and showed nary a bag. It will be interesting to see where the designer takes those categories.
— Roxanne Robinson

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Saint Laurent RTW Spring 2017

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