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Consuelo Castiglioni to Leave Marni

Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.

clock October 21, 2016Luisa Zargani


British Designer Richard Nicoll Dies at 39

The designer had most recently been freelancing after running his own label and working at Cerruti and Jack Wills.

clock October 21, 2016Patty Huntington and Lorelei Marfil


Reebok Names Steinbruck Creative Director

The designer has worked for Ellie Saab, Porsche Design and Kenneth Cole.

clock October 21, 2016Jean E. Palmieri

Fashion Gets in the Game As $20B Video Industry Seeks Out Female Fans

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Government and Trade

China’s Exports Climb 17.7 Percent in December

Economists warn that much of China’s recovery has come on the back of a massive government spending plan.

clock January 11, 2010Kathleen E. McLaughlin and John Zarocostas


New York & Co. to Launch Outlets

Retailer expects to open up to 25 outlet stores in 2010.

clock January 11, 2010Matthew Lynch and Alexandra Steigrad

“Project Runway” has found a new home on Lifetime.

Marketing and Promotion

Geek Meets Chic: Fashion Video Games Target Female Customers

The $20 billion U.S. video game industry seeks 18-to-25-year-old women users. Michael Kors and Heidi Klum become video game heroes.

clock January 12, 2010Rachel Brown

Designer and Luxury

Corum Taps Shonebarger

Steve Shonebarger has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of Corum in North America.

clock January 12, 2010Sophia Chabbott

The Direction by Indigo design show joins Première Vision Preview this season.


Textile Fair Organizers Look for Rebound

Organizers of international textile shows are welcoming reports of improving market conditions and better moods from buyers.

clock January 12, 2010Ross Tucker

Left to right: Sophie Hallette’s nylon; Miroglio Stampati’s cotton; cotton from Somelos Tecidos; cotton, rayon and nylon from Riechers Marescot, and KBC’s cotton.


Textiles Trend Spring 2010: Glad Tidings

New York textiles week promises light colors, playful textures and a general sense of optimism from mills and designers.

clock January 12, 2010Court Williams


Retail Stocks Slide 0.8% Monday

Several firms, Phillips-Van Heusen Corp. included, raise outlook after strong holiday.

clock January 12, 2010Evan Clark


House of Fraser Sales Up 7 Percent

British department store group House of Fraser’s results include the company’s best-ever Christmas week.

clock January 12, 2010WWD Staff

Mergers and Acquisitions

In Brief: KBL Group Acquires AR Knitwear

Acquisition adds to KBL’s juniors breadth.

clock January 12, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Ahoy, Elie Saab… Malmsten Redux… Armani Streaming Show…

Elie Saab just signed a contract to design three megayachts, from the interiors to the external lines.

clock January 12, 2010WWD Staff

Looks from the new Brooks Brothers girls’ collection.

Fashion Features

Brooks Brothers to Launch Girls for B-T-S

Brooks Brothers has hired its second guest designer, a collaboration that will culminate in the launch of its first girls’ collection this fall.

clock January 12, 2010Jean E. Palmieri

Jennifer Beals


Jennifer Beals Lights Up the Big Screen

Jennifer Beals takes the lead in the dark, postapocalyptic film, “Book of Eli.”

clock January 12, 2010Vanessa Lawrence

Bill Clinton


Desirée Rogers and Bill Clinton Attend Eunice W. Johnson Tribute

White House social secretary Desirée Rogers, Bill Clinton and Pat Cleveland honor the late editor and icon, Eunice W. Johnson.

clock January 12, 2010WWD Staff

Megan Fox in the spring Armani campaign.

Marketing and Promotion

Megan Fox on Display for Armani

Megan Fox poses in spring ad campaign for Emporio Armani underwear and Armani Jeans.

clock January 12, 2010Alessandra Ilari

A screen grab from the new Bobbi Brown campaign.

Color Cosmetics

Bobbi Brown Launches Multimedia Campaign

Bobbi Brown plans on getting real with her consumers — and she’s starting the effort with her first Twitter press conference today.

clock January 12, 2010Julie Naughton

The Bottega Veneta ad.


Memo Pad: Goldin’s New Gig… Deadline Hollywood Daily Nabs Fleming…

Photographer Nan Goldin recently shot her first-ever ad campaign, for Bottega Veneta.

clock January 12, 2010WWD Staff


Ellen Tracy in Fragrance Deal

Brand Matter LLC, which owns the Ellen Tracy brand, has inked a licensing deal with Palm Beach Beauté for Ellen Tracy women’s fragrances.

clock January 12, 2010WWD Staff


NRF Panel Bullish on Holiday 2010

NRF forecasts Christmas 2010 will be appreciably better than last year’s.

clock January 12, 2010David Moin


Italian Fashion Group Burani Nears Bankruptcy

The difficult economy and an acquisition spree based on debt have pushed Italian fashion company Mariella Burani Fashion Group into a corner.

clock January 12, 2010Luisa Zargani

Holiday shoppers on Fifth Avenue.

Designer and Luxury

Consumers Ease Into Spending More

Proceed with caution — that seems to be the mantra for shoppers heading into the new year, and retail analysts couldn’t agree with them more.

clock January 12, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg

Gossip Girl Eric Daman’s store windows at Henri Bendel in Short Hills, N.J.


‘Gossip Girl’ Visits Bendel’s

The “Gossip Girl” gang are expected to be on hand for costume designer Eric Daman’s book party at Henri Bendel.

clock January 12, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg


Daily Stock Wrap: January 11, 2010

The day’s top gainers and losers.

clock January 12, 2010WWD Staff


Today's Must Read

Details at Burberry September 2016 Show


Burberry Stock Gains on Report of Merger Consideration

clock October 21, 2016Lorelei Marfil

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