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Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

The mass-market beauty company had $96.8 million in sales for the first half of 2016.

clock 19hAllison Collins


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


Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

Once-Bullish Retailers Seen Trimming CapEx

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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


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


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


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


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


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 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


J. Crew Heads Overseas

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

clock August 8, 2011David Moin


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


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

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