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Business

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 December 9, 2016Amanda 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 December 8, 2016Layla 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

Frugal, Mindful Shoppers Here to Stay

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Overview

“Mindless excess is over.”SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Dillard’s posted net income of $6.8 million in the second quarter.

Retail

Penney’s, Dillard’s Return to Black

Penney’s and Dillard’s Inc. reported second-quarter results Friday.

clock August 13, 2010Evan Clark

Business Features

Retail Sales Fall as Consumer Prices Rise in July

Government reports show slow recovery.

clock August 13, 2010Liza Casabona

A cool drink.

Lifestyle

Cheap Trick: Budget Beauty Tips From the Social Set

How the social set gets camera ready without breaking the bank.

clock August 16, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Malibu Lumber for Sale… New Friends… Pat Field’s Larissa Love…

The Malibu Lumber Yard shopping center is on the market for an undisclosed price.

clock August 16, 2010WWD Staff

Michael Kors

Designer and Luxury

Value Judgments: Fashion Insiders Define “Cheap”

Rachel Zoe, Michael Kors, Phillip Lim and other fashion folk share their idea of a deal.

clock August 16, 2010Jessica Iredale

Activewear

Intimate Firms Woo Price-Conscious Customers

Vendors, retailers try to respond to expectation for value and stylishness.

clock August 16, 2010Karyn Monget

Cynthia Nixon

People

Cynthia Nixon on “The Big C”

The Sex and the City actress Cynthia Nixon plays a promiscuous, impulsive pharmaceutical saleswoman with gusto.

clock August 16, 2010Vanessa Lawrence

Strenesse Gabriele Strehle

Fragrance

Strenesse Introduces New Signature Scent

Scent features top notes of pear sorbet, lime and red pepper.

clock August 16, 2010Susan Stone

Ray-Ban Rare Prints Sunglasses

Accessory Trends

Accessories Firms Adapt to the Times

Consumers “want bang for their buck” as well as quality.

clock August 19, 2010Lauren Benet Stephenson

The new consumer is doing a lot of her purchasing and researching online.

Retail

Frugal Shoppers Appear Here to Stay

Consumers engage more in online comparison shopping, mix price points and buy less.

clock August 16, 2010Lisa Lockwood

Clockwise from top left: Rumbatime watch, $155. Zingara’s straw and cotton bag, $99. Xhilaration’s rayon scarf, $12.99. Deréon sandal, $49.99. Carolee Lux’s turquoise necklace, $195. Enzo Angiolinishoes, $120.

Designer and Luxury

The New Deals: Chic Accessories for Less

Affordable style isn’t just kids’ stuff. These days, there’s a whole lot of chic going on for work and play retailing for less than $200.

clock August 16, 2010WWD Staff

Media

Memo Pad: Ahoy, Tina Brown… Runner’s World in Deal With Puma…

Tina Brown and her husband, Sir Harold Evans, will lecture on Windstar Cruises, and they’re bringing the kids.

clock August 16, 2010WWD Staff

Miriam Lahage

Retail

EBay Picks Lahage for Fashion Role

Miriam Lahage helped expand Natalie Massenet’s The Outnet.

clock August 16, 2010Sharon Edelson

Model Stella Tennant wearing this year’s official Fashion’s Night Out Collection tank top.

Retail

FNO Brings Celebrities, Designers Out to Party

Tom Ford, Victoria Beckham, Mary J. Blige, Nicole Richie, Jason Wu, and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen will participate in Fashion Night’s Out this year.

clock August 16, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

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

Business

Democrats Help Launch ‘Trump Outsource Watch’

clock December 8, 2016Kristi Ellis

Social Studies