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Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

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

clock 14hAllison Collins

Fashion

Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

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

clock 20hMiles Socha

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

The Art of the Deal: Industry M&A Action Seen on the Upswing

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Overview

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Financial

Fast Retailing Shares Fall Monday

Investors react to Uniqlo’s 16.4 percent drop in March comps.

clock April 5, 2010Amanda Kaiser

Designer and Luxury

DKNY Shouts ‘Play Ball’ to Yankees Fans

DKNY is hoping to hit a home run with it newest endeavor.

clock April 5, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

People

The Cast of Indie Hopeful ‘HappyThankYouMorePlease’

Josh Radnor of “How I Met Your Mother” co-stars with Zoe Kazan, Malin Akerman and Kate Mara in his directorial debut.

clock April 6, 2010Marcy Medina

Financial

Claire’s Profits on Sales Gain in 4th Qtr.

Claire’s Stores Inc. reversed a year-ago loss heavily weighed down by impairment charges.

clock April 6, 2010Arnold J. Karr

Government and Trade

FTC Ups Scrutiny of Environmentally Safe Product Claims

The green movement may lead to stricter regulations for textiles made from bamboo and other products.

clock April 6, 2010Liza Casabona and Kristi Ellis

Textiles

Gildan to Open Bangladesh Plant

Gildan Activewear Inc. has chosen Bangladesh as its Asian manufacturing base with the acquisition of a T-shirt plant near Dhaka for $15 million.

clock April 6, 2010WWD Staff

Retail Features

Iguatemi Mall Opens in Brazil Capital

Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Missoni, Ermenegildo Zegna are among the retailers at the Iguatemi Mall in Brasilia.

clock April 6, 2010Sharon Edelson

Mass and Off-Price

Questrom Parting With Wal-Mart

Allen Questrom, after three years on the Wal-Mart’s board of directors, is leaving and won’t seek re-election.

clock April 6, 2010David Moin

Designer and Luxury

Horsing Around: Staut Wins Hermès Show-Jumping Competition

Hermès hosted a show-jumping competition under the 11-story glass cupola of Paris’ Grand Palais on Saturday.

clock April 6, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

Retail Stocks Hit New High Monday

Movado stock jumped 15.6 percent to $12.85 yesterday.

clock April 6, 2010Evan Clark

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Spain’s Retailers Battle the Downturn

Prime minister José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero suggested recently that Spain is “on the threshold of recuperation,” but some fashion execs disagree.

clock April 6, 2010Barbara Barker

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Hugo Boss Launches E-Commerce in U.S.

Hugo Boss is unveiling its revamped Web site and e-commerce in the U.S. today.

clock April 6, 2010Jean Scheidnes

Beauty Features

Marionnaud Going Greener

Perfumery chain Marionnaud plans to reorganize distribution practices for its 568 stores in France to cut down on its environmental impact.

clock April 6, 2010Elizabeth Overby

Department Stores

Calif. Retail Unscathed by Earthquake

The earthquake, which struck at 3:40 p.m. on Sunday, did very little damage in California.

clock April 6, 2010Khanh T.L. Tran and Anne Riley-Katz

Designer and Luxury

Crowdsourcing Catching On With Fashion Pack

As crowdsourcing continues to gain force, some fashion companies are reaping the benefits of the democratic technology.

clock April 6, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg

Beauty Features

Takasago Holds Incense Event

Firm hosts Souhitsu Issiken Hachiya, master of The Shino Incense School of Kyoto, to discuss Japanese incense ceremony.

clock April 6, 2010Jennifer Weil

Memo Pad

Gucci Fires Lawyer… Cooking With André Leon Talley… WSJ.’s New Faces…

Gucci reveals it recently fired an in-house lawyer after learning he wasn’t an active member of any state bar.

clock April 6, 2010WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Yuna Yang’s World

To the list of young Korean and Korean-American designers in New York there’s a new name to add: Yuna Yang.

clock April 6, 2010Venessa Lau

Financial

Chilly M&A Environment Seen Thawing in 2010

Strategic buyers expected to prowl for brands.

clock April 6, 2010Vicki M. Young

Fashion Scoops

Late Night With Zac Posen… Gem Dandy… Dean and Dan Caten Get Around…

The Zac Posen Go International pop-up shop will open at 11 p.m. on April 15. Bring your double-shot iced mocha latte.

clock April 6, 2010WWD Staff

Trends

Fall 2010 Fashion Trend: Splice It Up

Splice and dice — that’s what a number of designers are doing for fall with looks that mix neutral-toned slices of fabric.

clock April 6, 2010Bobbi Queen

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: April 05, 2010

The day’s top gainers and losers.

clock April 6, 2010WWD Staff

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