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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 August 26, 2016Allison Collins

Fashion

Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

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

clock August 26, 2016Miles Socha

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

Future Retail Leaders Need Different Skillset

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Overview

Current executives are interested in job candidates from outside the retail sector, according to Herbert Mines/WWD study.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

Estée Lauder Reports Profits Up, Increases Forecast

Estee Lauder posts a 35.8 percent rise in first-quarter profits.

clock October 29, 2010Evan Clark

Financial

Loehmann’s Exploring Reorganization

Loehmann’s, the off-price retail chain, has defaulted on its credit agreement and is running out of options.

clock October 29, 2010David Moin and Vicki M. Young

Parties

FGI’s Night of Stars

Guests included Kate Bosworth and Jennifer Connelly.

clock October 29, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Marc Jacobs Designs Bloomie’s Shopping Bag… Flash Fashion…

Along with all the renovations, beauty installations and designer shops added in the past years, there’s another new look at Bloomingdale’s.

clock November 1, 2010WWD Staff

Digital

Fashion Sees New Wave of Social Networking Sites

Bizzy and StyleTrek aim to lure fans away from Facebook.

clock November 1, 2010Cate T. Corcoran

Intimates and Activewear

Patagonia Launching Common Threads Initiative

Patagonia pitches a recycling campaign, and even encourages consumers to think twice before they buy something new.

clock November 1, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg

Memo Pad

Rapoport Said New Bon Appétit Editor… A Luckier New Look…

All signs are pointing toward Adam Rapoport as the new editor in chief of Bon Appétit. Also, Brandon Holley has already begun putting her stamp on Lucky.

clock November 1, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Features

The Brilliantly Uncool Alber Elbaz

Alber Elbaz says, “I’m not an image-maker; I’m a dressmaker.”

clock November 1, 2010Venessa Lau

Jewelry

New Fund Invests in Colored Diamonds

Sciens Colored Diamond Fund is a joint venture between Sciens Capital Management, and two high-end jewelry vets, Mahyar Makhzani and Philip Baldwin.

clock November 1, 2010Samantha Conti

Fashion Features

Sept. 3, 1942: Workwear Don’ts, WW II-Style

WWD warned readers to watch out for “Sweater Sue” and “Glittering Gertie.”

clock November 1, 2010Venessa Lau

Parties

Lanvin’s Halloween Bash

Alber Elbaz was a self-described “pussycat.”

clock November 1, 2010Vanessa Lawrence

Department Stores

Future Retail Leaders Need Different Skillset

Current retail executives interested in job candidates from outside the industry, according to Herbert Mines/WWD study.

clock November 1, 2010Arnold J. Karr

Trends

Spring 2011 Accessories Trend: Prairie Fire

Natural skins, artisanal details and, of course, a little gingham dance their way onto accessories for spring.

clock November 1, 2010Shoshanna Fischhoff

Handbags

Accessories Council Honors Industry Standouts

Alber Elbaz and Rachel Roy are just two of the creative powerhouses who will be celebrated at tonight’s ACE Awards.

clock November 1, 2010Lauren Benet Stephenson and Rachel Strugatz

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