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Beauty

Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

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

clock 10hAllison Collins

Fashion

Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

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

clock 16hMiles Socha

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

A Man’s World

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Overview

Stefano Gabbana may have the Internet chattering over his photos of ducks spotted in the garden of Dolce & Gabbana’s Milanese atelier, but this company has had its ducks in a row for a long time.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Retail/Business

Syms Taps Somerfeld

Syms has named Jason Somerfeld to the new position of senior vicepresident and general merchandise manager.

clock May 14, 2010Jean E. Palmieri

People

Ray-Ban and Iggy Pop Rock Williamsburg

By the time Iggy & the Stooges hit the stage, the crowd barely fit into the space, which was lined with metal trunks displaying decorated Aviator styles.

clock May 13, 2010WWD Staff

Denim

True Religion Names Egeck President

Former VF executive had overseen Seven For All Mankind.

clock May 13, 2010David Lipke

Business

Nordstrom Earnings Up in First Quarter

Nordstrom’s profits up 43.2% on a 16.6% increase in sales.

clock May 13, 2010Vicki M. Young

Fashion Scoops

Zac Posen May Show in Paris

Zac Posen told a visitor to his showroom that he will show his spring 2011 collection in Paris, where “they understand my clothes.”

clock May 13, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg

Beauty Features

Snippets: Adding to the Collection… Suki Gets a Face…

California-based specialty beauty retailer Beauty Collection officially opened its third location on Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood this month.

clock May 14, 2010WWD Staff

Marketing and Trends

Youthology Grows Up With $30M Ad Budget

The infomercial-driven Youthology Research Institute is maturing from its one product that focuses on eyes into a comprehensive brand.

clock May 14, 2010Rachel Brown

Fragrance

Antonio Banderas’ Secret Scent Slated to Be Biggest Yet

Puig hopes Antonio Banderas holds the secret to unlocking the men’s mass fragrance business.

clock May 14, 2010Faye Brookman

Color Cosmetics

Juice Beauty Enters Makeup Arena

Juice Beauty is punching up its product assortment with color.

clock May 14, 2010Rachel Brown

Fashion Scoops

Lady Gaga Wears Calvin

Lady Gaga clearly was channeling Whistler’s Mother as she made her way to Carnegie Hall Thursday night.

clock May 13, 2010WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Judge Sides With Gucci Over Bank in Suit

Action relates to luxury brand’s suit against alleged counterfeiter.

clock May 14, 2010Matthew Lynch

Retail/Business

Uniqlo to Open Shanghai Flagship

Uniqlo will open its largest store in the world here this weekend, coinciding with this month’s launch of the World Expo.

clock May 14, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

Marcolin Profits Rise

Italian eyewear producer Marcolin posted profits of 6 million euros, or $8.2 million, in the period ended March 31.

clock May 14, 2010Luisa Zargani

Financial

Retail Stocks Drop Thursday

Stock for AnnTaylor Stores, Dillard and J.C. Penney fell yesterday.

clock May 14, 2010Evan Clark

Retail/Business

Browns Celebrates 40 Years

To mark its anniversary, the iconic designer boutique chain Browns has launched a special exhibition.

clock May 14, 2010Nina Jones

Designer and Luxury

Herchcovitch Opens in Rio

Alexandre Herchcovitch has opened a 485-square-foot store in Rio de Janeiro at the São Conrado Fashion Mall, his first unit in the city.

clock May 14, 2010Sharon Edelson

People

Gucci Launches Custom-made Gowns

The Italian luxury brand is breaking into the rarefied world of haute couture with the launch of Gucci Première.

clock May 14, 2010Joelle Diderich

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: May 1, 2010

The day’s gainers and losers.

clock May 14, 2010WWD Staff

Business

Kohl’s Profits Rise in Qtr.

Kohl’s stock falls on second-quarter earnings estimate.

clock May 14, 2010Evan Clark

People

Louise Bourgoin: A Rising Star

The French actress Louise Bourgoin discusses her new Luc Besson film and her premiere at Cannes.

clock May 14, 2010Chantal Goupil

Designer and Luxury

Tod’s Profits, Sales Rise

Tod’s SpA posted growth in profits and revenues in the first quarter, boosted by improved sales in Italy, the U.S. and Asia.

clock May 14, 2010Luisa Zargani

People

Novelist Jill Kargman Is One Straight Shooter

Weeks before the release of her latest book, “Arm Candy,” the chick-lit author engages in her new pasttime: rifle shooting.

clock May 14, 2010Emily Holt

Advertising

Dior’s Shanghai Lady

David Lynch and Marion Cotillard discuss shooting the third episode of the online Lady Dior handbag saga, which will be unveiled this weekend.

clock May 14, 2010Jennifer Weil

Memo Pad

Bradley Cooper vs. Bradley Cooper… Sarah Ellison on Wall Street…

Details bets on Bradley Cooper again.

clock May 14, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

Urban Outfitters Profits Leap

Urban Outfitters, which operates the Anthropologie, Free People, Leifsdottir, Terrain and Urban Outfitters brands, reported record first-quarter earnings.

clock May 14, 2010WWD Staff

Prestige

La Mer Teams Up with Oceana

La Mer is celebrating its five-year association with international ocean advocacy organization Oceana.

clock May 14, 2010Julie Naughton

Designer and Luxury

Dolce & Gabbana’s New Gentleman

Dolce & Gabbana will launch a new men’s fragrance, The One Gentleman, as part of the company’s anniversary celebration.

clock May 14, 2010Kerry Olsen

Beauty Features

Parlux Set to Launch Hilton, Simpson Scents

Parlux Fragrances Inc. is shifting its overall strategy while getting ready to launch two new fragrances by Paris Hilton and Jessica Simpson this summer.

clock May 14, 2010Pete Born

Fashion Scoops

Beyoncé’s Bed… Moses at Macy’s… Vera Wang on Jennifer Lopez…

Beyoncé and her mother, Tina Knowles, are getting into the bedding business.

clock May 14, 2010WWD Staff

Leather Goods

Samantha Cameron Plans to Scale Back at Smythson

Samantha Cameron, Britain’s new first lady, has resigned her post as creative director of Smythson.

clock May 14, 2010Samantha Conti

Clothing/Furnishings

Custom Clothier Site Alton Lane Launches

The moderate custom suit market just got a little more crowded with the launch of Alton Lane.

clock May 14, 2010WWD Staff

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