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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 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

Sephora Goes Digital

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Overview

The beauty retailer is kicking its business model into the future with its new Meatpacking District store. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

John Galliano arrives at court in Paris.

Designer and Luxury

Paris Court Finds John Galliano Guilty

British designer is ordered to pay a 16,500 euro, or $23,589, fine for uttering insults.

clock September 8, 2011Joelle Diderich

Kobe Bryant, Valentino and Vanessa Bryant

Parties

The Couture Council Honors Valentino

The retired designer was at the David H. Koch Theater to receive the FIT Couture Council’s Award for Artistry of Fashion.

clock September 8, 2011Matthew Lynch

Mazdack Rassi, Jenné Lombardo and Keith Baptista.

Fashion Features

Made: Building a Fashion Community

Made, the new name for the MAC & Milk fashion shows, has entered its fifth season with a full slate of events, fashion shows and presentations.

clock September 8, 2011Lisa Lockwood

Lykke Li

Parties

Lykke Li and Fendi Go Boom at The Standard

The Swedish singer drew a fashionable crowd for her Fendi O-sponsored performance Wednesday night.

clock September 8, 2011Matthew Lynch

Financial

A Mixed Bag: The Fall Outlook

Retail executives at the final day of Goldman Sachs’ Annual Global Retailing Conference offered, at best, a tempered outlook for investors.

clock September 8, 2011Evan Clark and Vicki M. Young and Arnold J. Karr

A view of the Topshop store in Chicago.

Retail

Topshop Blows Into Chicago

The fast-fashion British retailer took its sweet time to unveil its second and largest U.S. flagship.

clock September 8, 2011Beth Wilson

A Laura Mercier makeup display.

Beauty Features

Gurwitch Products Eyes Aggressive Growth

Six months after taking the helm as president and ceo, Claudia Poccia has mapped out a growth plan driven by a multiplatform media campaign.

clock September 9, 2011Pete Born

The chandelier in the fragrance area.

Retail

Sephora Debuts New Digital Format

The beauty retailer is kicking its business model into the future with its new Meatpacking District store.

clock September 9, 2011Julie Naughton

BCBG Max Azria RTW Spring 2012

Fashion Features

New York Fashion Week: Go Easy

On Thursday, designers took a nonchalant and sporty approach to the season.

clock September 9, 2011WWD Staff

Carla Sozzani

Human Resources

10 Corso Como Celebrates 20 Years

A look back at the evolution of Carla Sozzani’s influential Milan gallery and fashion boutique, which is now a brand in its own right.

clock September 9, 2011Luisa Zargani

Government and Trade

Obama Unveils American Jobs Act

The President outlined a $447 billion jobs plan Thursday night that contained many provisions championed by retailers and apparel brands.

clock September 9, 2011Kristi Ellis

Financial

Tommy Hilfiger Group in Deal for Interest in India Business

Firm to buyout Murjani Group’s license for the Hilfiger trademarks in India and acquire its stake in Arvind Murjani Brands.

clock September 9, 2011Lisa Lockwood

Media

Glamour Names New Publisher

Jason Wagenheim most recently served as publisher of Entertainment Weekly.

clock September 9, 2011Amy Wicks

An aged Amber Valetta in W magazine.

Media

Amber Valletta Through the Ages

In its September issue, W magazine featured a 20-page spread depicting Amber Valletta quite literally aging until she reaches 120.

clock September 9, 2011Marc Karimzadeh

Jusil Carroll and Rachel Zoe

Fashion Scoops

Jusil Carroll Wins Supima Competition

She is a recent fashion design graduate from New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology.

clock September 9, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Daphne Guinness, MAC Cosmetics Team Up

The collaborative color cosmetics collection is slated to hit doors in North America on Dec. 26.

clock September 9, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Michael Ovitz, Proud Father

The Hollywood heavyweight, venture capitalist and father of Kimberly Ovitz attended his daughter’s debut runway collection on Thursday.

clock September 9, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Marc Jacobs Fetes Blondie Album With Pop-up Shop

On Tuesday, the Marc by Marc Jacobs women’s boutique on Bleecker Street will transform into a pop-up selling all kinds of Blondie products.

clock September 9, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Front Row at Imitation of Christ

Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper caught his girlfriend Tara Subkoff’s runway show Thursday with camera in hand.

clock September 9, 2011WWD Staff

Justin Bieber

Parties

FNO New York: Tweeting Through The Night

WWD’s intrepid staff fanned throughout Manhattan Thursday for FNO, tweeting their way through the streets. Here, a selection of some of their observations.

clock September 8, 2011WWD Staff

Essentialist

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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