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Beauty

Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

The mass-market beauty company had $96.8 million in sales for the first half of 2016.

clock August 26, 2016Allison Collins

Fashion

Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.

clock August 26, 2016Miles Socha

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

Istithmar Says Barneys Not for Sale

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Barneys New York will not be sold and a new ceo will arrive, according to Istithmar.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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People

YSL’s Winning Chinese Bidder Won’t Pay Up

Buyer of controversial relics at Paris art auction holds press conference.

clock March 2, 2009Ellen Groves and Kathleen E. McLaughlin

Financial

Retail Hit Hard in Historic Sell-off Monday

Retail shares fall 4.3 percent as Dow closes below 6,800.

clock March 2, 2009Arnold J. Karr and Alexandra Steigrad and Nina Jones

Beauty Features

Does Lauder Love Pinto

Beauty brand said in talks with “Slumdog Millionaire” star.

clock March 2, 2009Julie Naughton

Fashion

Obit: Alan Lebow, Men’s Suit Maker

Alan J. Lebow died on Feb. 23 of a heart attack at his home in Palm Beach, Fla. He was 81.

clock March 3, 2009David Lipke

Jewelry

Obit: Penny Proddow, Jewelry Editor

Penny Proddow, a jewelry editor, curator and educator, died in her Manhattan home on Saturday at the age of 65.

clock March 3, 2009Sophia Chabbott

Government and Trade

Obama Sends Trade Plan to Congress

Obama’s agenda includes details on China policy and trade deals.

clock March 3, 2009Liza Casabona

Financial

Claire’s Sales Show Signs of Life

Claire’s Stores Inc. reported that its same-store sales improved in January and moved into positive territory in February.

clock March 3, 2009Alexandra Steigrad

Financial

J. Mendel to Close in Aspen… Waterford Wedgewood Finds Buyers…

The J. Mendel unit in Aspen is expected to close at the end of this month.

clock March 3, 2009WWD Staff

Financial

Birks & Mayors Posts $42.7M Loss

Canadian jeweler Birks & Mayors reports 23% decline in third-quarter same-store sales.

clock March 3, 2009Alexandra Steigrad

Financial

Chanel Closing Two Japan Stores

Two major French luxury brands, Chanel and Chopard, revealed further cost-cutting moves Monday.

clock March 3, 2009Katya Foreman

Financial

UNITE HERE Infighting Goes On

HERE faction files a lawsuit against UNITE.

clock March 3, 2009Kristi Ellis

Other

Extreme Beauty in Vogue Party

Hudson said she was looking forward to the wardrobe for her next film, “The Killer Inside Me.”

clock March 3, 2009WWD Staff

Memo Pad

Candie’s Signs Britney Spears… Rodale and Hachette Restructuring…

Britney Spears has just signed her first apparel endorsement with Candie’s, which is sold exclusively at Kohl’s.

clock March 3, 2009WWD Staff

Financial

Fighting Back: Istithmar Says Barneys Not for Sale

Barneys New York will not be sold and a new ceo will arrive, according to Istithmar.

clock March 3, 2009David Moin and Jean E. Palmieri

Denim

Target to Launch Intuition Line

Jaye Hersh, who runs the trendy Hollywood shop Intuition, will launch a mass-priced line this July for Target.

clock March 3, 2009Sharon Edelson

Retail Features

Snowstorm Impacts Northeast Retailers

A massive snowstorm Monday hammered the Northeast and Southeast U.S., disrupting retail businesses.

clock March 3, 2009Sharon Edelson and David Moin

Cavalli Charges Ahead… Miuccia and Rodolfo…. Litigiously Yours…

A dizzying range of animal prints covered each chair, table and even oversize lamps at the dinner held by Roberto Cavalli for his first credit card launch.

clock March 3, 2009WWD Staff

Italian It Girl Ambra Medda at Fendi

Ambra Medda turned up at Fendi’s show Monday because “we’re doing a project together for the Salone del Mobile,” she disclosed.

clock March 3, 2009WWD Staff

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: March 2, 2009

The day’s top gainers and losers.

clock March 3, 2009WWD Staff

Advertising

Badgley Mischka Ads: Full-Blown Hollywood

Anjelica Huston, Lauren Hutton, Eva Longoria Parker, Brooke Shields, Carrie Underwood and designers Mark Badgley and James Mischka pose.

clock March 4, 2009Rosemary Feitelberg

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