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Retail

Rick Owens’ Concrete Castle in SoHo

His new New York store is on the corner of Howard Street and Crosby Street in SoHo.

clock 15hJessica Iredale

Fashion

French Court Rules Against Burkini Ban

The decision could set a precedent and topple other beach bans that have caused an international furor.

clock 9hMiles Socha

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

Seeking a Crystal Ball: Execs See 2010 Uptick But Ready for Long Haul

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Overview

Retailers are anxious to look ahead, especially given almost uniformly weak second-quarter results and a poor outlook for the key back-to-school season.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

Perry Ellis Narrows Loss

Perry Ellis International Inc. posted a slightly smaller loss in the second quarter and beat Wall Street expectations.

clock August 19, 2009Matthew Lynch

People

Red Carpet Flash: Renée Zellweger

The brief interlude of inclement weather Tuesday night didn’t dampen Renée Zellweger’s spirits at the New York premiere of her film “My One & Only.”

clock August 19, 2009WWD Staff

Mass

WWD List: Buying Beauty

Top beauty and skin care brands among affluent consumers for the first half of 2009.

clock August 20, 2009Cecily Hall

Denim

Cat Power: Hello Kitty Turns 35

Hello Kitty will be feted by Sanrio with a host of special anniversary products and events.

clock August 20, 2009Amanda Kaiser

Designer and Luxury

Carlos Campos Launching Women’s

After five seasons of designing men’s wear, Carlos Campos is adding women’s contemporary sportswear to his repertoire this spring.

clock August 20, 2009Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion

Vegas Preview: Capsule Time

A look at contemporary brands that are new or launching promising initiatives at Capsule Vegas.

clock August 20, 2009Jean Scheidnes

Clothing/Furnishings

Vegas Preview: Modern Classics at MRket

The mounting evidence that modern men prefer their tailored clothing relaxed and refined has struck a chord at Luigi Bianchi Mantova.

clock August 20, 2009Brenner Thomas

Sportswear

Vegas Preview: Reinventions and Returns at ENK

At Fred Perry, it’s all about the racket sport as the core Authentics collection embraces tennis influences for spring.

clock August 20, 2009David Lipke

Fashion

Odin Owners Continue to Expand Their Reach

The owners of Odin, the influential Manhattan men’s boutiques, are spreading their wings with projects, including a third Odin location.

clock August 20, 2009Jean Scheidnes

Fragrance

Natori Appears at Saks for Scent Launch

Josie Natori stepped out in style Tuesday evening to promote the launch of her new eponymous scent at Saks’ N.Y. flagship.

clock August 20, 2009Gillian Koenig

Designer and Luxury

Rodarte Teams Up With Colette

Mulleavy sisters to open temporary boutique and gallery at Colette in Paris.

clock August 20, 2009Marc Karimzadeh

People

Stage Taps Christine Johnston

Stage Stores Inc. has named Christine Johnston, a former Macy’s beauty executive, as senior vice president of cosmetics, a new position.

clock August 20, 2009Matthew W. Evans

Fragrance

Coty Launching Jil Sander Scent

With a new floral-amber Jil Sander scent simply called Jil, Coty Inc. is taking a cue from the fashion house’s new direction under Raf Simons.

clock August 20, 2009Susan Stone

Memo Pad

Memo Pad: Wrangler’s Face… Michelle Obama Tops Oprah… Web Dealings…

Wrangler is unveiling a new fall ad campaign featuring quarterback Brett Favre.

clock August 20, 2009WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Grauso Rumors… Punk in the Court… Gaultier’s Not So Nice Surprise…

Is Mario Grauso, president of Puig Fashion Group, eyeing the door?

clock August 20, 2009WWD Staff

Clothing/Furnishings

PVH Profits and Sales Slide

Phillips-Van Heusen Corp. handily beat analysts’ expectations for the second quarter and raised its guidance for the year.

clock August 20, 2009David Lipke

Government and Trade

Humane Society Files FTC Petitions Against Neiman’s, Bergdorf’s

Humane Society alleges false advertising and mislabeling of fur.

clock August 20, 2009Liza Casabona

Fashion

Men’s Trend: Casual Affair

Trends that first surfaced on the designer runways in Europe for spring are also evident in the collections making their ways to the Las Vegas trade shows.

clock August 20, 2009Alex Badia

Financial

Retail Execs Brace for Lingering Weakness

Q2 bottom lines continue to sag for retailers as they look ahead to 2010 and 2011 for relief.

clock August 20, 2009Evan Clark and Alexandra Steigrad and Matthew Lynch

Prestige

WWD List: Buying Beauty Pt. 2

Top beauty and skin care brands among affluent consumers for the first half of 2009.

clock August 20, 2009Cecily Hall

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: August 19, 2009

The day’s gainers and losers.

clock August 20, 2009WWD Staff

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