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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 11hAllison Collins

Fashion

Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

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

clock 17hMiles Socha

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

Bad Day for the Markets: Economic Worries Send Stocks Down Worldwide

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Hopes for a seamless economic recovery might have been a mite optimistic. That was the verdict of the world’s securities markets Thursday as investors sold with a zeal approaching abandon.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Business

Economic Fears Send Stocks Down Thursday

Major indices in U.S. and Europe log steep declines.

clock May 20, 2010Evan Clark

People

All Aboard Giorgio Armani’s Yacht… Replay’s Bash in Cannes…

Naomi Watts and Elizabeth Banks celebrated her film “Fair Game” on Giorgio Armani’s yacht.

clock May 20, 2010WWD Staff

Media Features

Social Studies: 5/21/10

The latest social media updates from the fashion world.

clock May 21, 2010Rachel Strugatz

Financial

Gap Leads Specialty Earnings Results

Gap reported a 40.5 percent rise in first-quarter net income.

clock May 20, 2010David Moin and Jean E. Palmieri and Alexandra Steigrad

Mergers and Acquisitions

Mitchells Buys Thomas Miller

Mitchells Family of Stores, the specialty store chain, agreed to acquire Thomas Miller, an upscale men’s shop in Woodbury, N.Y.

clock May 21, 2010Jean E. Palmieri

Financial

Hugo Naturals Gets New CEO, Funding

Natural personal care brand’s new owner is Manhattan Growth Partners.

clock May 21, 2010Rachel Brown

Color Cosmetics

Maybelline’s Aim: More Than Mascara

Maybelline New York is looking to become more of a one-stop shop for women’s cosmetics needs.

clock May 21, 2010Andrea Nagel

Color Cosmetics

Makeovers Aplenty at Makeup&Go

As a specialist in pairing brands with Hollywood properties, Lori Sale knows plenty about the products and services provided by global beauty corporations.

clock May 21, 2010Rachel Brown

Beauty Features

Snippets: Sebastian’s Love Affair… Jurlique Goes West…

Sebastian’s Shaper hair spray brand is celebrating 25 years of existence with limited edition packaging for three of its offerings.

clock May 21, 2010WWD Staff

Clothing/Furnishings

Tumi Refocuses on Customer, Not Fashion

Tumi is refocusing its efforts on its core travel and business-professional consumers, and also has strategies for growth.

clock May 21, 2010Jean Scheidnes

Retailing

Yves Rocher Expands Internationally

Yves Rocher, the botanical beauty brand, aims to become a global firm.

clock May 21, 2010Faye Brookman

Financial

Michelle Cherrick Joins Demeter Group

Demeter Group, a boutique investment bank based in San Francisco, is fortifying its ranks as mergers and acquisition activity heats up in the beauty industry.

clock May 21, 2010Molly Prior

Skin Care

Redken Creates Antiaging Range

Redken is getting into the antiaging hair care arena with the launch of Time Reset, a range that offers both in-salon services and take home retail products.

clock May 21, 2010Andrea Nagel

Government and Trade

Congress Considers New Cotton, Wool Funding

Measure would reinstate duty breaks for U.S. cotton shirt, yarn and fabric producers.

clock May 21, 2010Kristi Ellis

Clothing/Furnishings

Marc Jacobs Heads Into Men’s Scent Market

Marc Jacobs Bang bows July 30. The visuals feature the designer Marc Jacobs lying naked on a silver Mylar bed.

clock May 21, 2010Julie Naughton

Color Cosmetics

Nars Names Francelle Daly National Makeup Artist

Nars cosmetics has named Francelle Daly as its national makeup artist, a new role for the company.

clock May 21, 2010Julie Naughton

Color Cosmetics

Lauder Introduces Pecheux and Jablonski at Paris Bash

Hundreds attend cocktail party, which also showcased Pecheux’s Pure Color line.

clock May 21, 2010Jennifer Weil

Marketing and Trends

Boots Sees Partnerships as Key to Strategy

Agreement with P&G for distribution of Boots skin care brand kicks off.

clock May 21, 2010Brid Costello

People

Roller Girl: Ari Graynor

Nobody could accuse Ari Graynor of being a prima donna on set.

clock May 21, 2010Marcy Medina

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

AllSaints Opens NYC Flagship

Edgy contemporary label AllSaints Spitalfields will open its first New York store today in SoHo at 512 Broadway.

clock May 21, 2010David Lipke

Department Stores

Macy’s Teams Up With IndyCar for Race Promotion

Macy’s is all revved up about its latest promotion with the Indianapolis 500.

clock May 21, 2010Jean E. Palmieri

Fashion

Marc Jacobs Launches New Men’s Scent

Marc Jacobs Bang is a personal passion.

clock May 21, 2010Julie Naughton

Fashion Scoops

The Versace Touch… Louboutin’s Angels… Brazil Booster…

Versace has partnered with ModeLabs Group to create Unique, its first touch-screen luxury mobile phone that will be available next month.

clock May 21, 2010WWD Staff

Memo Pad

Tops at T… Filling Some Spots… Seventeen Breaks Up With ANTM…

After a long and relatively quiet selection process, sources say The New York Times is close to revealing its pick for editor in chief of T.

clock May 21, 2010WWD Staff

Specialty Stores

Topshop Opens in Knightsbridge

Sir Philip Green cuts the ribbon at the Topshop opening, attended by Kate Moss, Charlotte Dellal, Daisy Lowe and Poppy Delevigne.

clock May 21, 2010Samantha Conti

Financial

Lobell Teams With Kevyn Aucoin Beauty

Kevyn Aucoin Beauty is getting a new creative director and an infusion of capital.

clock May 21, 2010Julie Naughton and Molly Prior

Designer and Luxury

Devi Kroell Exits Devi Kroell

Kroell leaves the company she founded in 2004

clock May 21, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: May 20, 2010

The day’s gainers and losers.

clock May 21, 2010WWD Staff

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