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Fashion's Game of Musical Chairs Quickens in Paris

The spring shows feature debuts at four major brands, prompting reflection on the pace of designer change.

clock 7hMiles Socha


Tough Times for Neiman's as Firm Battles 'Challenges'

The luxury chain has been battling the luxury malaise.

clock 22hDavid Moin


Focusing on Spring, Buyers Praise Milan's Creative Energy

The city has not lost its sizzle, once again led by Prada and Gucci.

clock 15hWWD Staff

Joe Fresh Launch Key for Penney’s

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The mammoth launch of Joe Fresh shops inside 681 J.C. Penney stores simultaneously Friday is taking on greater significance than either party would have imagined last July when the deal was struck.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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The Markets Features

Full House Expected at Dallas FIG

Comparatively strong business in Texas is fueling interest in showroom leasing, Matt Roth said.

clock March 11, 2013Holly Haber


Dallas Market Center Doubles Footwear Exhibitors

Permanent shoe showrooms making their debut at the March 21 to 24 show are Bernie Mev, Sbicca and Grazie, Passions Footwear, Rockport and Volatile.

clock March 11, 2013Holly Haber


Condé Nast Launches Digital Channels

With the debut of GQ and Glamour channels on YouTube, Condé Nast Entertainment is finally off the ground.

clock March 12, 2013Erik Maza


Bon-Ton Tops Profit Projections in Fourth Quarter

Despite overall loss in 2012, the department store expects to return to profitability for 2013.

clock March 12, 2013Evan Clark


Brunello Cucinelli Profits Climb 26.2%

The company closed the year of its initial public offering on a high note with growing profitability and sales.

clock March 12, 2013Luisa Zargani


Cone Denim, Crailar Technologies in Flax Agreement

Textile companies will market and develop the use of Crailar flax in Cone’s denim fabric line.

clock March 12, 2013Arthur Friedman

Real Estate

NorthPark Eclipses $1.1B as Expansion Continues

Sales record ranks the white brick quadrangle among the nation’s highest-volume shopping malls.

clock March 12, 2013Holly Haber


Hub Market Plans August Launch in Hong Kong

Principals Richard Hobbs and Peter Caplowe hope to draw between 100 and 120 exhibitor companies to the debut show in August.

clock March 12, 2013Arnold J. Karr

Intimates and Activewear

Spanx, Yummie Tummie Face Off

A legal dispute is shaping up between Sara Blakely, founder and owner of Spanx Inc., and Heather Thomson, creator of the Yummie Tummie brand.

clock March 12, 2013Karyn Monget


Nancy Shachtman Leaves Guess Post

Executive spent nearly 27 years with the firm and served as president of North America.

clock March 12, 2013Arnold J. Karr


Brands Pitch Investors at New York Conference

The first day of the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Consumer and Retail Conference drew a diverse group of companies, from Coach to Wal-Mart Stores.

clock March 12, 2013Evan Clark and Vicki M. Young and Arnold J. Karr and Alexandra Steigrad


Miansai Unveiling Trio of Watches

The accessories brand, best known for its leather cord and hook bracelets, will today introduce timepieces exclusively at and

clock March 13, 2013Rachel Strugatz

Designer and Luxury

Burberry to Show Men’s at London Collections

Company is bringing its men’s wear collection home after more than 10 years in Milan.

clock March 13, 2013Samantha Conti


Fall 2013 Trend: Stars of Stripes

The fine lines of pinstripes were redrawn in a multitude of inventive ways for fall.

clock March 13, 2013WWD Staff


Mickey Sumner’s Big Spring

Her official off-Broadway debut opposite Carol Kane in “The Lying Lesson” is just the start of what figures to be a breakout season for the actress.

clock March 13, 2013Matthew Lynch

Memo Pad

Fiona Dallanegra Named Publisher of i-D

The appointment marks her return to the magazine; she was named fashion editor of i-D in 1997, and later worked for Chanel in Paris.

clock March 13, 2013Samantha Conti

Department Stores

Eyes Turn to J.C. Penney’s Joe Fresh Launch

The mammoth launch of 681 shop-in-shops is taking on greater significance than either party would have imagined.

clock March 13, 2013David Moin

Fashion Scoops

Diet Coke Celebrates Milestone, Marc Jacobs Tie-up in London

“Diet Coke is an icon…and I love an icon!” shouted Jacobs from the stage at the German Gymnasium to mark the brand’s 30th anniversary.

clock March 13, 2013William de Martigny

Fashion Scoops

Eva Mendes Fronts for Vogue Eyewear Campaign

The actress hosted a Beverly Hills party on Wednesday night thrown by the brand, which is owned by Luxottica.

clock March 13, 2013Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

Macy’s Introducing Teen Vogue Brand

The fashion-forward line, developed by Teen Vogue editors in collaboration with the retailer, launches today at Mstylelab, its juniors-focused department.

clock March 13, 2013Sharon Edelson

Fashion Scoops

Mackage Designers Launching Handbags

The debut 12-piece collection, which also includes totes and clutches, features the brand’s signature leather detailing.

clock March 13, 2013Kristi Garced

Fashion Scoops

A Fashion Crowd Turns Out for Christine Quinn Fund-raiser

The New York City mayoral candidate stopped by at the home of John Auerbach and Andrew Black on Monday night.

clock March 13, 2013David Lipke

Fashion Scoops

John Malkovich Teams With Yoox for Line

The actor has created a summer men’s wear capsule under his Technobohemian fashion label, which launched in 2009.

clock March 13, 2013Alessandra Turra

Fashion Scoops

Nikki Reed Does Double-Duty at SXSW

At the festival premiere of her psychological thriller “Snap,” the actress ditched sky-high heels in favor of worn-in Theory booties.

clock March 13, 2013Jenny Sundel

Fashion Scoops

Wilbur Pack Jr. Unveils Exotica Collection

The handbag collection is inspired by the African tundra and the ancient temples of Indonesia and other “enchanting locales in the world.”

clock March 13, 2013Alexandra Steigrad


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clock 22hArthur Zaczkiewicz

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