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Industry Execs Gather at WWD CEO Summit

Industry leaders gathered at The Pierre hotel in Manhattan for the WWD CEO Summit to discuss the consumer, the state of business and the challenges of the fashion calendar.

clock 8hRosemary Feitelberg


Kering Luxury Sales Jump 11.3% in Q3

The market-beating performance helped propel Kering’s revenues up 10 percent in the third quarter to 3.18 billion euros, or $3.54 billion.

clock 13hJoelle Diderich


Gigi Hadid Sticks With Hilfiger for Spring

They are inviting consumers to vote for their favorite designs, which will be included in the collection.

clock 6hLisa Lockwood

Taking Coach to Europe: Brand Inks Major Deals For France and the U.K.

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Uniqlo Plans to Open Fifth Avenue Flagship

The store will be the Japanese brand’s second boutique in New York.

clock April 19, 2010Amanda Kaiser

Costco Wholesale Corp.

Government and Trade

Supreme Court to Hear Costco Copyright Case

Case deals with right of foreign distributors to set prices.

clock April 19, 2010Kristi Ellis

Lawmakers are seeking to end the cross-border trucking program with Mexico.

Government and Trade

Lawmakers Urge Resolution of Mexican Trucking Dispute

Transportation Secretary LaHood in talks with Mexican officials.

clock April 20, 2010Kristi Ellis and Liza Casabona

Wally Darneille at the National Council of Textile Organizations three-day annual meeting.

Government and Trade

U.S. Mills Focus on Western Hemisphere Relations

Conference calls for working together to meet Asian competition.

clock April 20, 2010Liza Casabona and Kristi Ellis


Peter Elliot to Open in Hamptons

Peter Elliot, the Manhattan-based independent retailer, has inked a deal with Atlantis WeatherGear to open a co-branded store in the Hamptons.

clock April 20, 2010Jean E. Palmieri

Chanel’s stand at Global Art of Perfumes.

Beauty Features

Global Art of Perfumes Makes Debut in Düsseldorf

Fragrance fair features niche brands and global giants alike.

clock April 20, 2010Susan Stone

Coach items on display at Printemps.


Coach to Enter France, U.K.

Coach is ready to play in Europe.

clock April 20, 2010Miles Socha and Joelle Diderich


Retail Stocks Dip Monday, Lag Markets

Leading economic indicators rise to all-time high.

clock April 20, 2010Evan Clark

Mike Duke President, CEO; Wal-Mart Stores Inc.


Wal-Mart’s Duke Sees 2009 Pay Drop

Stock awards given for promotion to CEO inflate 2008 figure.

clock April 20, 2010Arnold J. Karr

A look at the Artisan Corner in a Gucci boutique.


Gucci Launches its Heritage Tour Stateside

Leather artisans will show the craftsmanship that goes into products.

clock April 20, 2010Sophia Chabbott

Government and Trade

Key Industry Rulings and the High Court

The cases range from trademark infringement to minimum pricing.

clock April 20, 2010Kristi Ellis

Newlyweds at the Crane Residential Resort in Barbados.

Designer and Luxury

Bridal Market Sees an Uptick

Fresh trends and new enthusiasm in market seen as a welcoming sign after previous rough seasons.

clock April 20, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg

Monique Lhuillier Bridal 2011 Spring

Fashion Trends

Bridal Trends Spring 2011: Dressed to Impress

This spring bridal season, strong statements prevailed.

clock April 20, 2010Mayte Allende

A scene from Coachella.


Coachella: Behind the Music

There were concerts? Based on the turnout at parties surrounding the Coachella music festival it seems a few fashion-focused kids may have missed that memo.

clock April 20, 2010Khanh T.L. Tran and Kristin Studeman

Kate Miller-Heidke in vintage.


Kate the Great: Up-and-Comer Kate Miler-Heidke

Compared with the rest of the crowd, Aussie songbird Kate Miller-Heidke, who opened Coachella, looked like she was about to attend a bat mitzvah.

clock April 20, 2010WWD Staff

Nina Ricci limited edition Ambre bag.

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Scoops: Sac Race… Just Desserts…

Designer Peter Copping is celebrating the launch of his new bag line for Nina Ricci with a limited edition version of his draped Ambre style.

clock April 20, 2010WWD Staff

A traveler scans the canceled flights at Charles de Gaulle airport.

Business Features

European Air Chaos Hits Industry

Europe’s flight freeze due to volcanic ash, which entered its fifth day Monday, is already impacting the fashion industry.

clock April 20, 2010WWD Staff

Mario Grauso and Vera Wang

Business Features

Vera Wang and David’s Bridal Form Bridal’s Newest Union

It may be the ultimate in aspirational design and marketing: Vera Wang has signed a long-term agreement with David’s Bridal.

clock April 20, 2010Bridget Foley

Mariska Hargitay and Sheryl Crow


Memo Pad: Love Is All Around…

The 40th annual Matrix Awards honored a group of distinguished women, with equally distinguished women introducing the award winners.

clock April 20, 2010WWD Staff


Daily Stock Wrap: April 19, 2010

The day’s top gainers and losers.

clock April 20, 2010WWD Staff


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