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Fashion

Inside Bottega Veneta's 50th Anniversary Show

Tomas Maier eschewed trends in favor of a design ethos of “private luxury” for a collection that was effortlessly sophisticated.

clock 13hBridget Foley

Fashion

Ghesquière ‘Dives Deep’ Into Louis Vuitton

Designer and Michael Burke reflect on progress, next steps in creative retooling of luxury megabrand.

clock September 23, 2016Miles Socha

Retail

Five Left Dead in Shooting at Macy’s in Washington State

The shooter, thought to be a lone gunman, opened fire on Friday night.

clock 19hWWD Staff

Kellwood’s Makeover: Hollywould for Sale, CEO Refocuses Group

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Overview

Michael Kramer is building the “New Kellwood.”SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF TODAY'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Designer and Luxury

Burberry Revenues Surge 20% in Half

Company cautious about third quarter.

clock October 14, 2008Samantha Conti

Forecasts and Analysis

Where in the World Are Luxury Shoppers?

Much of the growth in luxury goods consumption in 2009 is likely to come from outside the U.S.

clock October 15, 2008Valerie Seckler

Fashion

The (Gradual) Greening of America

Roughly the same share of adults in the U.S. are adopting various eco-driven behaviors as they were a year ago, according to consultant WSL Strategic Retail.

clock October 15, 2008Valerie Seckler

Financial

New CEO, New Kellwood

WWD’s exclusive first interview with Michael Kramer, Kellwood’s new CEO under Sun Capital.

clock October 15, 2008Whitney Beckett

Retail Features

J. Crew Opens First Collection Store

The first J. Crew Collection store stands discreetly on the southeast corner of Madison Avenue and 79th Street in Manhattan.

clock October 15, 2008David Moin

Fashion Scoops

Designers in Dallas

Target has tapped Thakoon Panichgul to design a sportswear collection that breaks Christmas Day.

clock October 15, 2008WWD Staff

The Markets Features

Buyers Turn to Accessories at L.A. Majors Market

Scarves, belts and handbags are popular along with denim, ethnic styles.

clock October 15, 2008Khanh T.L. Tran and Anne Riley-Katz and Rachel Brown

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Merrell Launches Flagship in San Francisco

Two more stores to be rolled out this year.

clock October 15, 2008Joanna Ramey

Retail Features

California Industry Braces for Wildfires’ Impact

Blazes erupt as businesses struggle in weakened economy.

clock October 15, 2008Rachel Brown

Financial

Baugur Says No Bankruptcies Planned

Firm insists subsidiaries continue to operate.

clock October 15, 2008Nina Jones

Legal

Dolce & Gabbana Settles Suit

Firm settles with Marimekko.

clock October 15, 2008Luisa Zargani

Financial

P&G Maintains Growth Focus

Procter & Gamble Co.?s growth strategy remains on course.

clock October 15, 2008Molly Prior

Color Cosmetics

Bobbi Brown’s Latest Beauty Guide

Makeup artist Bobbi Brown has unveiled her book ?Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual? with everyday tips like how to apply makeup in 10 minutes or less.

clock October 15, 2008Michelle Edgar

Marketing and Promotion

Weatherproof Launches ‘Free’ Coat Campaign

Weatherproof Garment Co. considers the ?If It?s Freezing It?s Free? campaign to be a win-win situation.

clock October 15, 2008Rosemary Feitelberg

Retail Features

Marni, Dsquared Extend Reach to Spain and Hong Kong

The economic downturn isn?t stopping Italian fashion brands Marni and Dsquared from expanding their global retail networks.

clock October 15, 2008Luisa Zargani and Alessandra Ilari

Fashion Features

Versace China Show to Aid Charity

Versace is planning its first fashion show in China ? and for a good cause.

clock October 15, 2008Luisa Zargani

Digital

Social Sites Tap Retailers

Two more fashion social networking sites, Closet Couture and Chictopia, have joined an increasingly crowded field.

clock October 15, 2008Cate T. Corcoran

Retail Features

Comptoir des Cotonniers Enters U.S.

Comptoir des Cotonniers, the French brand owned by Japanese fashion giant Fast Retailing Co. Ltd., has opened its first U.S. store in New York.

clock October 15, 2008Sharon Edelson

Memo Pad

Memo Pad: Ad Revenues Slide… Photographic Memories…

Advertising revenue continues to slide… Pamela Fiori admitted it took 26 years to curate… Things were somewhat wilder…

clock October 15, 2008WWD Staff

Business Features

Kenneth Cole HR Hire

Jill Granoff drafts former Claiborne exec Danesha Dixon Smith.

clock October 15, 2008Whitney Beckett

Financial

Retail Stocks Slide Again

After a rebound, index down 4 percent on consumer fears.

clock October 15, 2008Evan Clark and Arnold J. Karr and Liza Casabona

Financial

Gift-Giving Plans Being Pared

NPD reports more consumers will cut back this year.

clock October 15, 2008Vicki M. Young

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap

Daily Stock Wrap

clock October 15, 2008WWD Staff

Trends

Spring Fashion Trend:Party On

John Galliano knows how to have a good time. And, although he kept the runway theatrics to a minimum for spring, there was still plenty to celebrate.

clock October 15, 2008WWD Staff

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The Markets

Ralph Lauren Corp. to Fold Denim & Supply Into Polo Brand

clock September 22, 2016Vicki M. Young

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