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Retail

Speculation Grows About Baker's Chase for Neiman's

A deal to sell the Dallas-based luxury chain would be difficult to execute.

clock 24hDavid Moin

Fashion

Inside Giorgio Armani's Chic Spring Collection

Dubbing his collection ‘Charmani,’ Giorgio Armani’s spring line radiated a chic charm that felt fresh and alluring.

clock September 23, 2016Bridget Foley

Fashion

Versace Rethinks Ath-leisure for Spring 2017

Donatella Versace played an athletic hand for the win for spring.

clock September 24, 2016Jessica Iredale

Once-Bullish Retailers Seen Trimming CapEx

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Overview

Retailers that opened up their wallets to spruce up operations and expand are expected to take a second look at their spending plans given sharpening economic fears and wild swings in global markets.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Features

Walter Steiger Relaunches at Barneys

After years of a diminished presence in the U.S. market, the department store has relaunched the designer’s collection for fall.

clock August 4, 2011Jessica Iredale

Business

Tod’s Eyes Global Growth

Italian luxury goods maker said it achieved “outstanding results” in the first half with revenues and profits posting double-digit gains.

clock August 5, 2011Gordon Sorlini

Digital

Tavi Gevinson Goes Out on Her Own

Jane Pratt’s involvement in the launch of Rookie, a forthcoming online magazine for teenage girls, is up in the air.

clock August 5, 2011Zeke Turner

Eyewear

Luxottica Group to Acquire Israeli Specialty Chain

Italian eyewear firm’s purchase of Erroca will likely be the beginning of larger expansion in the Middle East.

clock August 5, 2011Alexandra Steigrad

Financial

P&G Profits Climb, Beauty Business Lags

Fourth-quarter profits gained 14.6 percent but net earnings declined by double digits.

clock August 5, 2011Molly Prior

Executive Changes

Marcolin CEO to Step Down

Massimo Saracchi has submitted his resignation due to the expiration of his contract.

clock August 5, 2011Sofia Celeste

Marketing

Rafaella Launches New Marketing Initiatives

The women’s sportswear line will launch a new ad campaign for fall, expand its retail distribution and launch e-commerce capabilities on its Web site.

clock August 5, 2011Lisa Lockwood

Department Stores

Saks to Debut New Flash Sale Platform

The saksfashionfix.com site, available only to members who sign up, will launch on Tuesday.

clock August 8, 2011Vicki M. Young

Intimates and Activewear

Innerwear Spring 2012 Trend: The Breezeway

Lingerie designers are taking it easy with casually sporty shapes and layers of airy fabrics.

clock August 8, 2011WWD Staff

Retail/Business

J. Crew Heads Overseas

Retailer is plotting international expansion after years of focusing on the U.S.

clock August 8, 2011David Moin

Fragrance

Two Chinese Importers Plead Guilty in Counterfeit Perfume Case

Earlier this year, U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized a cargo shipment with more than 30,000 bottles designed to resemble well-known fragrance brands.

clock August 8, 2011Molly Prior

Government and Trade

Hugh Carey, Former NY Governor, Dies at 92

During his tenure, he helped rescue New York City from bankruptcy during the 1975 fiscal crisis and the city’s “I Love New York” campaign was created.

clock August 8, 2011Lisa Lockwood

Intimates and Activewear

Skin, Addressing the Body

Luxury loungewear brand is setting its sights on greater distribution in the U.S. and the international market in 2012.

clock August 8, 2011Karyn Monget

Memo Pad

The New Yorker Under the Microscope

Last week, The New Yorker ran a play-by-play about the Navy SEAL raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.

clock August 8, 2011Zeke Turner

People

Hannah Bronfman Saves the World

The burgeoning eco-lifestyle whiz kid and daughter of Edgar Bronfman Jr. is a girl-about-town with a purpose.

clock August 8, 2011Alessandra Codinha

Fashion Scoops

Vogue, Polyvore Launch FNO Style Setter… Bieber’s Someday Sundae…

Fashion’s Night Out is a month away to the day, but the activities around it are already starting.

clock August 8, 2011WWD Staff

Forecasts and Analysis

Retailers Turn Cautious With Cash

Firms that opened up their wallets to spruce up operations and expand this year are expected to take a second look at their spending plans.

clock August 8, 2011Evan Clark

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Gen Art Returns to New York

After a two-year hiatus, fashion firm will reprise its “Fresh Faces in Fashion” show.

clock August 8, 2011Lisa Lockwood

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

The candidates and their families wear George W. Bush-era fashions, conjuring adversarial, provocative styles that could emerge during either party’s administration: From left to right: Chelsea Clinton as Paris Hilton, Hillary Clinton in Juicy Couture, Bill Clinton as Blink-182’s Travis Barker, Melania Trump as Avril Lavigne, and Ivanka and Donald Trump as Britney Spears and Kevin Federline.

Fashion

Could the Election Be Good for Fashion?

clock 24hMisty White Sidell

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