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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.

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Retail

Focusing on Spring, Buyers Praise Milan's Creative Energy

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

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Moving Into Prestige: CVS Set to Roll Out Luxury Beauty Units

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Overview

CVS Pharmacy has drafted plans to open upscale beauty emporiums, about the size of a Sephora store, filled with previously untouchable department store brands.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

Bon-Ton, Stein Mart Report Loss

Two retailers see sales declines.

clock August 21, 2008Evan Clark

Tom Wyatt

Financial

Gap Profits Up on Cost-Cutting

Comp sales continue to lag as second-quarter net earnings increase 51 percent.

clock August 21, 2008David Moin

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Retail Features

Ann Taylor Loft Does the Laundry

Retailer in promotion with P&G detergents.

clock August 22, 2008David Moin

Rosanna Arquette and Paul Starr

Obituaries

Paul Starr Remembered

The discovery of celebrity makeup artist Paul Starr’s body Tuesday in his Los Angeles home shocked and saddened his many collaborators and celebrity clients.

clock August 22, 2008Julie Naughton and Marcy Medina and Kim Friday and Rachel Brown

The Academy for Hair and Skin By Elan Sassoon will open in 2009 near Boston University.

Hair

Sassoon: The Next Generation

Elan, son of Vidal Sassoon, has embarked on a trio of salon-related ventures.

clock August 22, 2008Katherine Bowers

The Pacifica and Zents booths at Extracts.

Health and Beauty Aids

Extracts Strengthening Union With Gift Fair

For a second season, Extracts returned to the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center to coincide with the New York International Gift Fair.

clock August 22, 2008Michelle Edgar

A rendering of The Organic Pharmacy’s first U.S. store.

Beauty Features

Snippets

HELP WANTED… PERFUMANIA BUY… U.S. OPENING… BRONZER FOR BRONZE… THERATIVE MOVE

clock August 22, 2008WWD Staff

The hair color aisle inside a Target store.

Hair

Economic Woes Crimp B-t-s

Nine-year-old Lauren Manko of Montgomery Township, N.J., is a serious back-to-school shopper.

clock August 22, 2008Faye Brookman

Ageless Fantasy

Fragrance

Ageless Fantasy Creators Strive for Youth in a Bottle

What began as a semiserious idea by two college students has turned into an in-demand fragrance with a unique backstory, and plans for a full body line.

clock August 22, 2008Kavita Daswani

Behind the scenes at the ad shoot.

Fragrance

Burberry Marches to a New Beat

Burberry the Beat for Men, due out this fall, is aptly named — its chief inspiration, said Burberry’s Christopher Bailey, was music.

clock August 22, 2008Julie Naughton

The first gift-with-purchase will be available 
in November.

Color Cosmetics

Nordstrom, Trina Turk, Clinique Team Up for GWP

Nordstrom has teamed up with designer Trina Turk and Clinique to do a designer makeup bag for the cosmetics company’s gift-with-purchase offerings.

clock August 22, 2008Julie Naughton

Perry Ellis' latest men's scent.

Fragrance

Perry Ellis’ Department Store Aim

Firm looks to new fragrance for foothold in U.S. prestige market.

clock August 22, 2008Matthew W. Evans

Space NK’s new fragrance collection.

Body Care

Space NK to Launch Five Scents

U.K.-based retailer refining private label assortment with scents inspired by founder’s travels.

clock August 22, 2008Matthew W. Evans

Aeropostale

Financial

Aéropostale Shines in Second Quarter, but Not Some of Its Mall Competitors

Specialty continues to be pressured heading into the second half.

clock August 22, 2008Vicki M. Young and Alexandra Steigrad

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Revolve Opens Physical Store

Web site goes from online to the street.

clock August 22, 2008Anne Riley-Katz

Emmanuel Nony and Maria Pinto.

Financial

Maria Pinto Opens First Retail Store in Chicago’s West Loop

Designer famous for dressing Michelle Obama.

clock August 22, 2008Beth Wilson

Financial

Steve & Barry’s Delayed Again…Wal-Mart Settles…

There’s no deal yet for Steve & Barry’s.

clock August 22, 2008WWD Staff

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap

The U.S. stock markets inched up Thursday as investors overcame continuing credit and financial concerns.

clock August 22, 2008WWD Staff

August 18, 2008 People.

Memo Pad

Brangelina’s Sales… Heading to the Conventions… T&C Travel Closes

A total of 2.6 million copies. That’s how many newsstand issues of People with the exclusive photos of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s newborn twins.

clock August 22, 2008WWD Staff

Eric Daman

Film and TV

Dressing the Gossip Girls

Stylist Eric Daman on his new gig.

clock August 22, 2008Julee Kaplan

Rendering of CVS Pharmacy's upcoming luxury beauty stores, called Beauty 360.

Marketing

Moving Into Prestige: CVS Set to Roll Out Luxury Beauty Units

CVS Pharmacy is talking about a revolution.

clock August 22, 2008Molly Prior

Elizabeth Shue

People

Elisabeth Shue Does Hamlet, the Comedy

Actress does turn as a nurse.

clock August 22, 2008Elisa Lipsky-Karasz

Shawn Johnson

Fashion Scoops

Shawn Johnson on Fashion… Philip Bloch’s TV Gig….

Shawn Johnson is poised to become a household name.

clock August 22, 2008WWD Staff

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