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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.

clock 6hMiles Socha


Tough Times for Neiman's as Firm Battles 'Challenges'

The luxury chain has been battling the luxury malaise.

clock 20hDavid Moin


Focusing on Spring, Buyers Praise Milan's Creative Energy

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

clock 14hWWD Staff

Lindsay in The House

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Emanuel Ungaro has tapped an almost unknown chief designer — Estrella Archs — and an “artistic adviser” who is arguably too well-known — Lindsay Lohan.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Designer and Luxury

President of Issey Miyake USA Leaving

Jocelyn Yap, president of Issey Miyake USA, is leaving the company after 13 years and will be succeeded by Yukio Anri Ito.

clock September 4, 2009WWD Staff


Broadwick Group Buys Aquascutum

New owner of Aquascutum plans to broaden the brand’s reach.

clock September 7, 2009Samantha Conti

Department Stores

Neiman’s Reports $168.6M Loss

Retailer has had mounting losses and declining sales.

clock September 8, 2009David Moin

Fashion Scoops

‘Sex and the City’ Taping Creates Bergdorf Mob

A starstruck swarm stopped traffic outside Bergdorf Goodman, where scenes for the “Sex and the City” sequel were being filmed.

clock September 8, 2009WWD Staff


Burberry to Join FTSE-100

Burberry Group plc is set to join the most exclusive club on the London Stock Exchange, the FTSE 100.

clock September 9, 2009Samantha Conti


Yoox Said Proceeding With IPO

Online retailer Yoox Group is expected to list on the Milan Stock Exchange STAR segment for small companies by yearend.

clock September 9, 2009Luisa Zargani


Retail Stocks Rise Tues. for Third Straight Session

Retail stocks increased 1.3 percent, and Gap rises following upgrade by Credit Suisse.

clock September 9, 2009Evan Clark


Mary J Blige to Receive Global Expo Award

Mary J Blige is to receive the HBA Global Expo’s “Positively Beautiful” Award next Tuesday at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York.

clock September 9, 2009Gillian Koenig


Board Extends Quaas’ Contract

The supervisory board of Beiersdorf AG voted Sept. 3 to extend the contract of executive board chairman Thomas-B. Quaas for another five years.

clock September 9, 2009Susan Stone

Color Cosmetics

MAC & Milk Adds Sponsor, Targets Education

BMW gets involved with the MAC & Milk fashion shows and will provide shuttles.

clock September 9, 2009Marc Karimzadeh

Designer and Luxury

Tse Names Peng-Gerschultz CEO

New ceo succeeds retiring founder, Augustine Tse.

clock September 9, 2009Marc Karimzadeh

Intimates and Activewear

Maidenform Inks Deal with Komar

Komar to have innerwear and swimwear license for all Maidenform brands.

clock September 9, 2009Karyn Monget

Designer and Luxury

Varvatos Opens in Vegas, Launches E-Commerce

John Varvatos has changed his tune about the “Bowery concept” as his brand moves forward on multiple fronts.

clock September 9, 2009Jean Scheidnes

Designer and Luxury

Anna Sui’s Target Line Debuts This Week

Anna Sui for Target channels the well-dressed women of “Gossip Girl.”

clock September 9, 2009Sharon Edelson

Designer and Luxury

Versace Opens in Bergdorf’s

Versace opens 400-square-foot shop for ready-to-wear, accessories and shoes in Bergdorf Goodman.

clock September 9, 2009David Moin

Government and Trade

Big Issues Await Returning Congress

Issues such as health care, union organizing and trade are at stake in what is expected to be one of the most volatile Congressional sessions in decades.

clock September 9, 2009Kristi Ellis

Department Stores

Message at WWDMAGIC: High Fashion at Value Prices

It was all about value at WWDMAGIC.

clock September 9, 2009Khanh T.L. Tran and Anne Riley-Katz

The Markets Features

Fast Turnaround Is the Mantra at Project

Project was in the center of the action for national retailers such as Charlotte Russe and J. Crew and specialty stores.

clock September 9, 2009Khanh T.L. Tran

Intimates and Activewear

ENK Vegas Widens Buying Options

Leggings, tops and jackets are among items gaining traction for retailers and designers.

clock September 9, 2009Khanh T.L. Tran

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Pool Show Attracts New Labels

Buyers on the hunt for new labels and art-driven styles found plenty of potential at Pool.

clock September 9, 2009Anne Riley-Katz

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Scoops: New Accessories Collaborations… Coke, Light-Hearted…

Spring 2010 will mark a bevy of collaborations between New York-based accessories designers and fashion houses.

clock September 9, 2009WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Ungaro Taps Lindsay Lohan, Archs

Emanuel Ungaro has tapped Lindsay Lohan as its artistic adviser and an almost unknown chief designer, Estrella Archs.

clock September 9, 2009Miles Socha

Fashion Features

The Glove Compartment

Gloves, like shoes and Olsens, by definition come in pairs. But arguably the best-known glove in recent memory never had a mate.

clock September 9, 2009Veronique Hyland

Media Features

Memo Pad: VF Around Town… Calm Is The New Chic…. Watching Wintour…

Vogue isn’t the only Condé Nast magazine kicking off a shopping-related event on Thursday.

clock September 9, 2009WWD Staff


Daily Stock Wrap: September 08, 2009

The day’s top gainers and losers.

clock September 9, 2009WWD Staff


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clock 21hArthur Zaczkiewicz

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