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Starbucks' Schultz Sees Sweeping Retail Consolidation

As U.S. retailing consolidates, Starbucks sees adding 12,000 stores worldwide through 2021.

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Business

Jewelry Brand Kendra Scott Puts Stake on the Block

The Austin, Tex.-based jeweler could be valued at $1 billion or higher in the Jefferies-run process.

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Business

Hear J. Crew's Mickey Drexler Getting Succession-Minded

J. Crew Group is working to improve its business and moving to create a succession plan.

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Price, Premium Effect Lift Denim’s Profile

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Overview

Demand for fashion jeans is expanding beyond the premium market and right into the mainstream.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

A view of the Morgan flagship store in Paris.

Retail

Back in the Black, Morgan Eyes Expansion

The French high-street fashion chain is ready to spread its wings.

clock November 18, 2011Joelle Diderich

Moschino Cheap & Chic Pre-Fall 2012

Fashion Show Reviews

Moschino Cheap & Chic Pre-Fall 2012

Creative director Rossella Jardini played with optical illusions for her collection.

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Just Cavalli Pre-Fall 2012

Fashion Show Reviews

Just Cavalli Pre-Fall 2012

Roberto Cavalli expressed his rock ’n’ roll spirit by designing the ultimate wardrobe for a Glastonbury groupie.

clock November 21, 2011WWD Staff

Dita Von Teese in a Von Follies look

Activewear

Dita Von Teese Reveals Von Follies

The new lingerie line will launch first in Australia in early February 2012 exclusively through Target Australia stores.

clock November 21, 2011Patty Huntington

Lady Gaga and Nicola Formichetti

People

Q&A: Lady Gaga’s Christmas Traditions

WWD chats with the pop princess about Christmas in New York.

clock November 22, 2011Matthew Lynch

Lady Gaga in Chanel.

Parties

The VIP Crowd Shops Gaga’s Workshop Early

The celeb set was allowed early entry to the pop star’s Barneys New York boutique before it opened to the public.

clock November 22, 2011Marc Karimzadeh and Matthew Lynch

Lela Rose

Designer and Luxury

Lela Rose Sets Up Shop in Dallas

The New York-based designer opted to return to her hometown to open her first boutique, which will be located in Highland Park Village.

clock November 22, 2011Rosemary Feitelberg

David Dyer

Financial

Discounting Hits Chico’s Net

Profits fall 8.2% on price cuts at flagship division.

clock November 22, 2011Evan Clark

Legal

Humane Society Targets Fake Fur Claims

Legal petition filed with the Federal Trade Commission against 11 retailers alleges false advertising and mislabeling of fur-trimmed products.

clock November 22, 2011Arthur Friedman

Financial

Belk Reverses Loss in 3rd Qtr.

Sales are up 5.9 percent as men’s wear and women’s footwear excel.

clock November 22, 2011Arnold J. Karr

Human Resources

Target Appoints Casey Carl to Lead Web Site

The 14-year Target veteran has been named president of multichannel operations and senior vice president of merchandising.

clock November 22, 2011Evan Clark

Helen McCluskey

Denim

Price, Premium Effect Lift Denim’s Profile

Volume makers are taking a bullish approach to style and innovation in 2012 as demand for fashion jeans enters the mainstream.

clock November 22, 2011Arnold J. Karr

Looks from the new Keds line that debuts at Opening Ceremony.

Sportswear

Keds Kicks Off Apparel at Opening Ceremony

The 95-year-old brand, which is in a licensing deal with LF USA, is introducing sportswear for the first time on Black Friday.

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Tess Giberson’s polyester and cotton jacket, silk chiffon skirt and leather pants; Mara Hoffman’s silk tank and AR’s chiffon layered shirt. Nicholas K shoes.

Fashion Trends

Spring 2012 Trend: Strings Attached

Of course they can shield a storm, but spring’s anoraks also wage a mean fashion statement.

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A look from the McQ resort 2012 collection.

Designer and Luxury

McQ Line to Show at London Fashion Week

Alexander McQueen’s younger, more commercial line is coming of age with plans for a flagship and a runway show in London.

clock November 23, 2011Samantha Conti

Media

Jason Wagenheim Out as Publisher of Glamour

Sources indicated he’ll move into another position at Condé Nast — perhaps the publishing job at Details.

clock November 23, 2011Amy Wicks

Media

Condé Nast Holiday Partyology

For the first time since 2007, the publisher’s holiday party returned to The Four Seasons, and with it returned the holiday party seating chart.

clock November 23, 2011John Koblin

Media

Huffington Post Parentlode Blog Dispute Continues

It seems neither Arianna Huffington nor the New York Times are backing down.

clock November 23, 2011John Koblin

Topman Generations

Media

Topman to Launch Monthly Online Magazine

Accessed globally via a link on topman.com, the interactive title will offer feature stories, opinion pieces, culture guides and multimedia extras.

clock November 23, 2011David Lipke

A visual from Coach.

Marketing and Promotion

Coach Readies Holiday TV Spots

On Black Friday, the brand will break its first commercial for Poppy Flower, a new fragrance, in tandem with another campaign for the “Best Gift Tag.”

clock November 23, 2011Amy Wicks

Media

Karl Lagerfeld’s Guest Editor Role

The designer has agreed to be the global guest editor for Metro International newspapers on Feb. 7.

clock November 23, 2011Rosemary Feitelberg

Leonardo DiCaprio on the cover of Interview Magazine.

Media

Naomi Campbell’s Editorial Gig

The model is to don a new hat — as editor at large of the Russian and German editions of Interview magazine.

clock November 23, 2011Natasha Montrose

A view of the Macy's Web site promoting Black Friday sales.

Retail

Holiday Promotional Frenzy in Full Swing

There are less than 48 hours until Black Friday, and this year the deals are bigger and the hours longer than ever.

clock November 23, 2011Sharon Edelson and Arnold J. Karr

Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen.

Retail

Celebs Take to Facebook for Cyber Monday Sales

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, Kate Bosworth and Rachel Bilson will participate in a Facebook broadcast for their respective fashion ventures with BeachMint Inc.

clock November 23, 2011David Lipke

Rooney Mara

Fashion Scoops

Trish Summerville’s New Year’s Resolutions

Revving on momentum from designing the costumes for “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” and a collection for H&M, the designer looks to the future.

clock November 23, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Italian, Israeli Fashion Sectors Team Up

Mario Boselli, president of the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana, and Lev Ofir, president of Tel Aviv Fashion Week, have signed an agreement of cooperation.

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Fashion Scoops

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Dress

Executive producer Amy Kule will don an outfit by custom designer Dara Lamb for the Thursday event.

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Fashion Scoops

Chanel, London Jewelers Open Shop at Americana Manhasset

The boutique, with its own storefront, will offer a mix of baubles and timepieces.

clock November 23, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Paradise Fund Gears Up for Annual Gala

Notable attendees to the casino-themed fete in Palm Beach, Fla., are expected to include Julia Koch, Binkie Orthwein and Nicole Hanley Mellon.

clock November 23, 2011WWD Staff

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Amy Mellen

Fashion

Calvin Klein’s Amy Mellen, Senior VP of Home, Is Leaving

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Social Studies