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Hong Kong Loses Ralph Lauren Flagship, Braces for More Closures

Ralph Lauren quietly shuttered its two-year-old 20,000-square-foot store last week. Other brands are expected to close boutiques in a city that has lost its luster for cash-rich mainland Chinese tourists.

clock 11hAmanda Kaiser and Tiffany Ap

Beauty

WWD Beauty Inc Honors the Industry’s Best for 2016

The 15th-annual awards ceremony recognized the accomplishments of a cross section of beauty executives.

clock 18hLayla Ilchi

Business

Michael Jordan Wins Trademark Case in China

The decision could be a landmark ruling for Western brands in China.

clock December 8, 2016Nyima Pratten

Ivanka Trump: Is She for Real?

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Overview

With a focus on diversifying her fashion businesses, Ivanka Trump quickly shoots down the idea that she might have too much on her plate. SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Gareth Pugh store in Hong Kong.

Designer and Luxury

Gareth Pugh Makes Retail Debut

Designer opens his first store in Hong Kong.

clock August 2, 2010Jennifer Cardenas

A look from Liz Claiborne for J.C. Penney

Financial

Retail Stocks Climb Monday

Stocks for Liz Claiborne, Abercrombie & Fitch and Nordstrom advanced yesterday.

clock August 2, 2010Arnold J. Karr and Vicki M. Young

Media

Harman Buys Newsweek

Sidney Harman, the 91-year-old stereo-equipment mogul, met with Newsweek’s staff on Monday. Editor Jon Meacham to exit.

clock August 2, 2010Amy Wicks and Matthew Lynch

Villa Padierna

People

Michelle Obama’s Jaunt in Marbella

The First Lady heads with her 9-year-old daughter, Sasha, to the luxurious Villa Padierna in Spain.

clock August 3, 2010Barbara Barker

Alicia Witt

Lifestyle

Alicia Witt’s Summer Playlist

The actress-singer-songwriter Alicia Witt performs at Joe’s Pub this Saturday.

clock August 3, 2010Vanessa Lawrence

The Yes to Blueberries Age Refresh line.

Products

Yes To Inc. Enters Antiaging Category

Yes to Blueberries Age Refresh line will launch in the U.S. in October.

clock August 3, 2010Jenny B. Fine

Retail

David Jones Hit by Harassment Suit

Employee files $33.8 million lawsuit against the Australian retailer.

clock August 3, 2010Patty Huntington

A Levi’s Workwear by Filson shirt.

Fashion Scoops

Levi’s Teams With Filson… Longines Taps Kate Winslet… Armani’s Night Out…

Levi’s and outdoor supplier Filson will today unveil a co-branded range of men’s workwear and bags.

clock August 3, 2010WWD Staff

Stacy London and Cindy McLaughlin

Activewear

Stacy London Creates Style for Hire Company

What Not to Wear co-star Stacy London and her business partner Cindy McLaughlin plan to “make stylists accessible to everyone.”

clock August 3, 2010David Moin

Garment workers protest in Dhaka.

Government and Trade

Bangladesh Protests Continue Despite Wage Hike

Workers in Dhaka’s garment industry want better rate and faster implementation.

clock August 3, 2010Jahir Ahmed

The Century Textiles and Industries Ltd. textile mill in Jhagadia.

Government and Trade

Indian Cotton Harvest May Benefit Manufacturers

Lower apparel prices could be in the offing.

clock August 3, 2010Mian Ridge

Checking out the goods at SpinExpo.

Textiles

SpinExpo Exhibitors Report Slow Business at Show

Buyers look but don’t order at SpinExpo NY yarn fair.

clock August 3, 2010Suzanne Blecher

A rendering of the Jones area at The Women’s Conference.

Designer and Luxury

Jones New York Kicks Off New Branding Platform

The better sportswear brand Jones New York makes empowerment key message.

clock August 3, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

Ivanka Trump

Designer and Luxury

Ivanka Trump: Is She for Real?

With a focus on diversifying her fashion businesses, Ivanka Trump quickly shoots down the idea that she might have too much on her plate.

clock August 3, 2010Sarah Haight

Walter’s silk tank and shirt, BCBG Max Azria’s Modal and spandex sweater (worn over shoulders) and Eva Franco’s rayon and spandex skirt. Bracelets by SR, Shashi, Chrissy L and Eden.

Sportswear

Pre-Spring Fashion Trend: Brush Strokes

Designers are having fun with bold, painterly prints. When piled on, the result is all about iconoclastic style.

clock August 3, 2010Mayte Allende

A look from Quiksilver’s new junior line launching next spring.

Fashion Features

Quiksilver Introducing New Junior Line

Quiksilver label’s junior collection aims to reach a 19-year-old.

clock August 3, 2010Khanh T.L. Tran

Media

Meredith’s Jack Griffin Resigns

Jack Griffin, who oversaw Meredith Corp.’s publishing arm as president of its national media group, abruptly quit.

clock August 3, 2010WWD Staff

The skinny fit jeans in the bleeker wash from the Gap 1969 collection.

Denim

Gap Gearing Up Denim

The retailer rebuilds its core.

clock August 3, 2010David Moin

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: August 2, 2010

The day’s top gainers and losers.

clock August 3, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

Nike’s Parker Took Home $13.1M in ’09

Nike Inc. president and ceo Mark Parker saw pay package expand 84.4 percent.

clock August 3, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

Brief: Perry Ellis HQ Refinancing

Perry Ellis International Inc. said Monday it completed the refinancing of its Miami headquarters.

clock August 3, 2010WWD Staff

Human Resources

Brief: Tutwiler Joins CIT

Margaret Tutwiler was most recently svp and head of global communications at Merrill Lynch.

clock August 3, 2010WWD Staff

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Sen. Charles Schumer at podium with Leo Gerard of United Steelworkers.

Business

Democrats Help Launch ‘Trump Outsource Watch’

clock 20hKristi Ellis

Social Studies