The Aftermath: Firms Begin to Assess Damages in Hurricane Sandy’s Wake

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Retailers escaped serious property damage from Hurricane Sandy, but many in the mid-Atlantic and Northeast remained operationally paralyzed Tuesday due to power outages and transportation shutdowns.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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The RioMar mall in Recife.


RioMar to Open in Recife, Brazil

The Northeastern region is getting its largest mall and mixed-use complex.

clock October 22, 2012Adriana Faria


Studies Show Mixed Consumer Sentiment for Holiday

Shoppers more upbeat on economy but continue to hold purse strings tightly.

clock October 24, 2012Arnold J. Karr

Melvil Poupaud and Chiara Mastroianni

Fashion Scoops

M/M Launches Book in Paris

Chiara Mastroianni, Riccardo Tisci and Martine Sitbon were among guests.

clock October 25, 2012Laure Guilbault

Human Resources

Men’s Executive Allan Zwerner Dead at 68

The long-time merchant held posts at Federated Department Stores, Perry Ellis and Tommy Hilfiger.

clock October 29, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

The Boss store on Champs-Elysées

Business Features

Hugo Boss Net Falls 14% in Q3

The German group said its wholesale business was impacted.

clock October 30, 2012Melissa Drier

Business Features

IIC-Intersport Acquires The Athlete’s Foot

Purchase will expand the company’s presence to 63 countries from 41 at present.

clock October 30, 2012Joelle Diderich


Condé Nast Russia Names New President

Anita Gigovskaya is promoted to the role.

clock October 30, 2012Samantha Conti

Human Resources

Strenesse Names Gabriella Schnitzler Sales Director

The luxury veteran has worked for Prada and Louis Vuitton.

clock October 30, 2012Melissa Drier

A look from the I.T. fashion show in Shanghai.


I.T Ltd. Throws Birthday Bash

The event featured a runway show of the Hong Kong-based retailer’s own labels as well as Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga and a host of other luxury brands.

clock October 30, 2012Lara Farrar


Hermès Family Members Invest in Jeweler

Arthus-Bertrand has sold a 45 percent stake to the Guerrand-Hermès family.

clock October 30, 2012Joelle Diderich

Justin Theroux and Jennifer Aniston, both in Tom Ford.


LACMA Art + Film Gala Honors Ed Ruscha, Stanley Kubrick

Cochaired by Leonardo DiCaprio and LACMA trustee Eva Chow, the event attracted a star-studded crowd.

clock October 30, 2012Marcy Medina

A look from Toupy.

Ready To Wear

Parisian Line Toupy in Deal for U.S. Distribution

Though carried by 500 accounts in 25 countries, the family-owned business founded by David and Anna Harari previously had little North American presence.

clock October 30, 2012Rebecca Kleinman

A shattered window at the Loro Piana store on Madison Avenue and 69th Street in New York in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.


Firms Begin to Assess Damages in Hurricane Sandy’s Wake

Retailers remained operationally paralyzed Tuesday due to power outages and transportation shutdowns that could go on for days, if not into next week.

clock October 30, 2012David Moin

Philip Treacy's Christmas cracker.

Fashion Scoops

Philip Treacy and Asprey Team Up for Holiday Project

The limited edition Christmas crackers come complete with a paper pop-up hat and a solid silver thimble.

clock October 31, 2012Samantha Conti

Kristen Bell

Fashion Scoops

Gift-giving Site Wantful Hosts Dinner in L.A.

Celebs including Amy Adams, Amy Poehler, Kristen Bell, Emma Roberts and Francesca Eastwood turned out for Eveleigh’s organically grown slow food fare.

clock October 31, 2012Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

Marks & Spencer Sets European Expansion Plans

As part of its international, multichannel strategy, the retailer is entering new markets in Germany, Spain, Austria and Belgium.

clock October 31, 2012Julia Neel

Fashion Scoops

Antonio D’Amico and Massimo Lotti Launching Denim Line

Inspired by the old American West, Pump offers eye-catching styles that were shot through with sparkling micro gold studs.

clock October 31, 2012Holly Haber


Publishing Industry Works Around Sandy

The great hurricane of 2012 may have impeded newshounds from getting into the office, but it didn’t stop them from working.

clock October 31, 2012Alexandra Steigrad


L.K. Bennett Teams With Caroline Issa

The British firm is set to launch a capsule collection designed by the publisher of Tank magazine.

clock October 31, 2012Samantha Conti


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