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HBC Hires Ed Burstell to Accelerate Innovation

HBC sees Burstell engaged in bringing innovative concepts to all of its divisions.

clock 20hDavid Moin


Balenciaga Names Cédric Charbit as New CEO

A product and marketing executive at Yves Saint Laurent, he will take over Isabelle Guichot's role.

clock 21hMiles Socha


Tokyo Fashion Week: Watching for See-Now-Buy-Now

New sponsor Amazon didn't make vast changes to the format, while the local industry seemed open to the Instant Fashion experience.

clock 15hKelly Wetherille

Juicy’s Creative Move: Erin Fetherston Named Brand’s New Designer

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Erin Fetherston has been tapped as guest designer and creative consultant at Juicy Couture.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

An ad for Burberry’s new April Showers collection.

Business Features

Burberry Sales Rise 7 Percent in Half

Retail sales rose 14 percent, while wholesale revenues declined 7 percent.

clock April 20, 2010Samantha Conti

Outside Coach in Shanghai.

Business Features

Coach Profits Jump 37.2%

Brand eyes Western Europe.

clock April 20, 2010Amanda Kaiser and Vicki M. Young and Evan Clark

Myron E. Ullman.

Business Features

Penney’s Unveils New Five-Year Plan

Firm aims at $23B in sales by 2014.

clock April 20, 2010David Moin


Redbook Names Herzig

Redbook has named Jill Herzig editor in chief of Redbook.

clock April 20, 2010Nick Axelrod

Estrella Archs and Lindsay Lohan

Designer and Luxury

Ungaro Makes More Changes

Estrella Archs, the chief designer hired last year to work beside artistic adviser Lindsay Lohan at Emanuel Ungaro, is exiting the French fashion house.

clock April 20, 2010Miles Socha

Beauty Features

Milan’s Esxence Fragrance Fair Sees Attendance Surge

The niche fragrance fair proved it’s fast becoming an industry fixture with a strong second edition that ran from March 25 to 28.

clock April 21, 2010Kerry Olsen

Body Care

Avon Buys Tiny Tillia, Children’s Bath and Body Line

Acquisition announced at the firm’s Leadership Conference last week.

clock April 21, 2010Molly Prior

Designer and Luxury

Luxe Groups, Web Players Applaud EU Rules

Luxury groups and online retailers both said that they were satisfied with new European Union rules on selective distribution.

clock April 21, 2010Joelle Diderich

A piece at Salone del Mobile.

Designer and Luxury

Milan Sales Boom with Salone

An upswing of purchases in Milan stores during the Salone del Mobile furniture fair made the dampened spirits of the recession seem a dwindling memory.

clock April 21, 2010Alessandra Ilari and Luisa Zargani

A piece at Salone del Mobile.

Designer and Luxury

Salone del Mobile Emphasizes Lightness, Longevity

Lightness and longevity were two of the main trends at Salone del Mobile this year.

clock April 21, 2010Samantha Conti and Luisa Zargani

William Ivey Long beside an image of Catherine Deneuve.

Designer and Luxury

SCAD Designer Honorees Presented With Awards

However unintentional, Monday night’s SCAD Style Etoile Awards demonstrated just how much design has legs.

clock April 21, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg

Kellwood is seeking a brand with growth potential similar to that of Vince.


Kellwood Stays on Acquisition Hunt

Juniors and contemporary brands with growth potential are the focus.

clock April 21, 2010Vicki M. Young

Organic by John Patrick’s Harris Tweed wool shorts suit, hand-loomed in Scotland without using electricity, and silk racer top. Laura Elizabeth fallen elm leaf earrings and Bettie Belts coconut and sono wood belt.

Fashion Trends

Green Day: Eco-Friendly Fashion

Growing numbers of designers are striving to produce in an ecologically aware way.

clock April 21, 2010Kim Friday

“Oh, no, Mrs. Robinson.” Dustin Hoffman being propositioned by Anne Bancroft in “The Graduate.”


All In the Family: Notorious Familial Philanderers

“What family doesn’t have its ups and downs?” opined Katharine Hepburn’s Eleanor of Aquitaine in the film “The Lion in Winter.”

clock April 21, 2010Venessa Lau

Calvin Klein in Shanghai.

Designer and Luxury

Calvin Klein on the Road to Shanghai

The Calvin Klein road show descended upon China, the company’s fastest-growing market in the world, in the form of a multibrand live runway presentation.

clock April 21, 2010WWD Staff

A look from Gap’s Premium Pant collection.

Ready To Wear

Gap Launches Another New Pant Style

On the heels of last year’s denim reboot, Gap is launching another major pants initiative.

clock April 21, 2010WWD Staff

Alexander Vreeland


Vreeland Tapped as Slane & Slane President

Fine jewelry firm seeking growth.

clock April 21, 2010Sophia Chabbott

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Scoops: Oscar Party…

Oscar de la Renta touched down in Los Angeles to receive the Colleagues Champion of Children Award at the charity organization’s annual spring luncheon.

clock April 21, 2010WWD Staff

The Lion


Waverly Inn Chef Opens New Restaurant

John DeLucie and several investors from the art and media worlds are serving the chic set at new eatery The Lion.

clock April 21, 2010David Lipke

Jason Wu


Jason Wu’s Spring Break

The designer dishes on his recent trip to Uruguay.

clock April 21, 2010WWD Staff

The Juicy flagship on Bruton Street in London.

Ready To Wear

Erin Fetherston Tapped as Juicy Couture Guest Designer

Fetherston has been tapped as guest designer and creative consultant at Juicy Couture.

clock April 21, 2010Lisa Lockwood


Memo Pad: A New Real-ity?…

Real Simple has a few openings on the masthead, due to the departures of health and beauty director Elizabeth Graves and fashion director Karen Kozlowski.

clock April 21, 2010WWD Staff


Daily Stock Wrap: April 20, 2010

The day’s top gainers and losers.

clock April 21, 2010WWD Staff


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clock 7hArthur Zaczkiewicz

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