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Starbucks' Schultz Sees Sweeping Retail Consolidation

As U.S. retailing consolidates, Starbucks sees adding 12,000 stores worldwide through 2021.

clock December 7, 2016David Moin and Evan Clark

Business

Jewelry Brand Kendra Scott Puts Stake on the Block

The Austin, Tex.-based jeweler could be valued at $1 billion or higher in the Jefferies-run process.

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Business

Hear J. Crew's Mickey Drexler Getting Succession-Minded

J. Crew Group is working to improve its business and moving to create a succession plan.

clock December 7, 2016David Moin

The Future of McQueen: Gucci Keeps Firm Going, Will Show Line in Paris

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Overview

Lee Alexander McQueen made the transition from designer label and set the “building blocks of a brand” that will allow the business to continue, despite his suicide last week.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Selma Blair

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Proenza Schouler

Selma Blair, Chloe Sevigny and Mary-Kate Olsen were among those sitting front row at Proenza Schouler’s fall 2010 show.

clock February 17, 2010WWD Staff

Alexander McQueen RTW Spring 2010

Business Features

Gucci Keeps McQueen Brand Going, Will Show Line in Paris

Gucci Group decided a continuation of McQeen’s business would be the best testimony to his talent, Polet said.

clock February 18, 2010Miles Socha and Joelle Diderich

The new bath and body brand One aims to unite beauty consumers for a single purpose: the elimination of plastic from landfills.

Body Care

Eco-Minded One Line Expands

The new bath and body brand One aims to unite beauty consumers for a single purpose: the elimination of plastic from landfills.

clock February 19, 2010Rachel Brown

Nancy O’Dell for Rusk.

Beauty Features

Snippets: Rusk Taps Nancy O’Dell… Mangan Moves…

Hair care line Rusk has named former “Access Hollywood” co-anchor Nancy O’Dell as spokeswoman for Rusk and hair tools brand BaByliss Pro.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

Dzigbordi K. Dosoo and Lydia Sarfati flank the Kanshi team at the Iyaba ’10 expo.

Beauty Features

Repechage Develops Spa Brand for Africa

Thirty years after developing her seaweed-based spa brand, Repechage, into an international business, Lydia Sarfati is focusing on a new horizon: West Africa.

clock February 19, 2010Pete Born

Blow hair spray.

Hair

Blow Blow-Drying Emporium Fetes Five

Blow co-founder said the two-unit enterprise is growing double-digits in services.

clock February 19, 2010Andrea Nagel

Duane Reade

Financial

Walgreens’ Bid to Bolster Beauty

Walgreens, once a dominant name in New York City before deemphasizing the market in the Seventies, returns to fore with Duane Reade deal.

clock February 19, 2010Faye Brookman

John Mulgrew

Hair

Grooming Lounge Salon Set for Growth

Washington-based men’s salon targeting upscale salons and spas.

clock February 19, 2010Matthew W. Evans

A marketing visual for Softsheen-Carson.

Retail

Softsheen-Carson Hits Decade Mark

SoftSheen-Carson, the leading firm of ethnic beauty products, celebrates 10 and creates coupon programs to offset customer costs.

clock February 19, 2010Andrea Nagel

The Voyage d’Hermès fragrance.

Fragrance

Hermès Takes Flight With Voyage

Voyage d’Hermès, a new unisex scent, is due out this spring.

clock February 19, 2010Jennifer Weil and Pete Born

L’Eau Serge Lutens

Fragrance

L’Eau Serge Lutens: The Creator and His Antiperfume

Freshness is key to L’Eau Serge Lutens

clock February 19, 2010Jennifer Weil

Backstage at Carolina Herrera RTW Fall 2010

Color Cosmetics

Fashion Week Beauty Trend: Shadowlands

Eyeshadows of all hues took center stage during New York Fashion Week.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

Lancôme’s new 22-year-old video makeup artist Michelle Phan.

Color Cosmetics

Michelle Phan: Lancôme’s New Video Star

22-year-old makeup artist Michelle Phan plans video series on Lancôme products.

clock February 19, 2010Pete Born

Ready To Wear

Dallas Men’s Show Retailers See Uptick

At Men’s Show Dallas Collective, retailers shopped with increased budgets and looked for clean premium denim, sweaters and plaid shirts.

clock February 19, 2010Holly Haber

Financial

Claire’s Reports 4th-Qtr. Sales Gains

Retailer Claire’s anticipates increase in adjusted EBITDA in preliminary report, and reports sales gains in the fourth quarter.

clock February 19, 2010Arnold J. Karr

Financial

Retail Shares Rally Thurs.

S&P Retail Index and Dow both add 0.8% for day.

clock February 19, 2010Arnold J. Karr

Retail

Uniqlo to Bow in Taipei

Fast Retailing Co. Ltd. said Thursday it plans to open its first Uniqlo store in Taipei this fall and will establish its own Taiwanese subsidiary next month.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

Government and Trade

U.S.-Made Apparel Prices Down Slightly in Jan.

Overall PPI up 1.4 percent.

clock February 19, 2010Liza Casabona

Activewear

In Brief: Quiksilver Board Move

Quiksilver Inc. has appointed to its board Paul Speaker, president of Time Inc. Studios, the digital studio launched by Time Inc.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

In Brief: Filene’s Pays Creditors $41M

Secured creditors have been paid in full by Filene’s, restructuring firm Abacus Advisors says.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

Adidas Runbas in Tokyo.

Activewear

Adidas for Rent in Tokyo

Adidas is taking advantage of the increasing popularity of running among the Japanese and will open a new concept store, Adidas Runbase, here today.

clock February 19, 2010Kelly Wetherille

Financial

Walter Burani Resigns From Mariella Burani Fashion Group

Walter Burani, founder, has resigned as chairman of the Mariella Burani Fashion Group S.p.A. and of its board, effective immediately.

clock February 19, 2010Luisa Zargani

A look from Porcelain.

Ready To Wear

Porcelain Line Features Military Look

The name Porcelain may suggest delicacy, but the target woman for the new line from designer Olivia Ma Corwin and her sister, Kai Ma Wilson, is far from it.

clock February 19, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: February 18, 2010

The day’s gainers and losers.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

An ad from the new campaign.

Designer and Luxury

A|X Armani Looks to ‘Utopia’

A|X Armani splits marketing spend between print, online and urban outdoor ads with hedonistic bent.

clock February 19, 2010Valerie Seckler

Dolce & Gabbana shows will be  available for mobile viewing.

Designer and Luxury

Dolce & Gabbana Launches Show App

Not to be outdone in the technology race, Dolce & Gabbana is upping the Internet ante yet again.

clock February 19, 2010Rachel Mascetta

Media

Memo Pad: John Mayer’s New Fan… Michelle Myers Jumps to Lucky…

John Mayer’s controversial interview has helped him gain one new follower: Playboy president Alex Vaickus.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

Monique Péan’s quartz and yellow gold pendant.

Jewelry

New York Fall 2010 Accessories: A Good Finish

The season’s accessories presentations wrapped up with a strong focus on the finer details.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

A shawl collar coachman’s coat.

People

Heir Line: Jamie Johnson’s Fashion Collection

Jamie Johnson, the documentary filmmaker and Johnson & Johnson heir, is launching an outerwear collection for fall.

clock February 19, 2010Emily Holt

François-Henri Pinault

Business Features

Q&A: Francois-Henri Pinault

François-Henri Pinault, chairman and chief executive officer of PPR SA, is reconfiguring one of France’s biggest fashion and retail conglomerates.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

GGP Declines Simon Offer

General Growth Properties Inc. said Thursday that it declined Simon Property Group Inc.’s $10 billion offer to purchase the firm.

clock February 19, 2010Arnold J. Karr and Alexandra Steigrad

Financial

Wal-Mart Apparel Disappoints

Wal-Mart’s fourth-quarter earnings rise 22.2%, but comps, clothing weak.

clock February 19, 2010Evan Clark

People

Mary J. Blige and Catherine Malandrino Celebrate Charity Line

Mary J Blige and Catherine Malandrino laughed and whooped it up in a banquette with friends and Blige’s husband, Kendu Isaacs.

clock February 18, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Justin Timberlake Kicks Back

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel held hands at the William Rast after party at Hudson Terrace.

clock February 18, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Milly’s On-Air Talent

Backstage at Michelle Smith’s Milly show, the designer’s daughter, Sophia, sat on the floor looking as unperturbed as the fashion veteran she is.

clock February 18, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Alexandre Herchcovitch: Bryanboy Staying Put

Blogger Bryanboy has no plans to leave his native Philippines.

clock February 18, 2010WWD Staff

Alexandre Plokhov

Fashion Scoops

Plokhov Leaving Versace… Ready, Set, Isaac… Whistler’s Anna…

Alexander Plokhov is amicably parting ways with Versace.

clock February 19, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

General Growth Rebuffs Simon’s Offer

General Growth Properties Inc. said Thursday that it declined Simon Property Group Inc.’s $10 billion offer to purchase the firm.

clock February 19, 2010Arnold J. Karr and Alexandra Steigrad

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Amy Mellen

Fashion

Calvin Klein’s Amy Mellen, Senior VP of Home, Is Leaving

clock December 7, 2016Lisa Lockwood

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