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Beauty

Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

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

clock August 26, 2016Allison Collins

Fashion

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

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

Tech-to-Wear

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Overview

Computers have already remade the world. But now technology is growing even more prevalent, moving beyond the back office and factory floor and creeping toward the accessories, dresses and shirts themselves.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Parties

Parrish Art Museum Hosts Midsummer Party

The museum held its annual summer fete on Saturday, a first in its new Water Mill building.

clock July 15, 2013Alessandra Codinha

Fashion Scoops

Nelson Mandela Tribute to Debut in Times Square

This short video installation will highlight the South African leader’s powerful words and teachings.

clock July 15, 2013Rosemary Feitelberg

Business

Billabong Lands a Lifeline, Ousts CEO

The move was part of the terms of a refinancing deal struck with a consortium led by former private equity suitor Altamont Capital Partners.

clock July 16, 2013Patty Huntington

Financial

L’Oréal Sales Ahead 5.2% in Quarter

The French beauty giant registered a 4.7 percent revenue increase in the first half of this year.

clock July 16, 2013Jennifer Weil

Executive Changes

Elizabeth Schimel Named President of Condé Nast in China

The Beijing office is responsible for brands including Vogue, Self and GQ.

clock July 16, 2013Samantha Conti

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

International Vendors Help Mytheresea Thrive Online

Christoph and Susanne Botschen have parlayed their discerning eye and elite stable of brands into an online retail phenomenon.

clock July 17, 2013Miles Socha

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Jessica DeLuca Talks Cult Beauty

The cofounder and ceo of CultBeauty.co.uk said her site was born out of the disappointment she felt about the half-used products accumulating in her bathroom.

clock July 17, 2013Julia Neel

Digital

Jimmy Choo’s Dana Gers Discusses Stylemakers Initiative

The microsite allows Jimmy Choo customers worldwide to post images of themselves wearing the shoes at various times of day.

clock July 17, 2013Samantha Conti

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Asos.com Channels Twentysomethings for International Growth

Today, some 65 percent of sales come from territories outside the site’s U.K. home market.

clock July 17, 2013Julia Neel

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Forward 3D’s Martin McNulty Talks Clicks

The international digital agency’s ceo has a handle on how the world is shopping online at this moment for fashion and other merchandise.

clock July 17, 2013Julia Neel

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Stephanie Phair Talks Growth for The Outnet

The e-commerce site’s managing director said the Net-a-Porter division has rapidly evolved into a compelling stand-alone offer.

clock July 17, 2013Samantha Conti

Designer and Luxury

Kering’s Federico Barbieri on Digital and Luxury

Executive acknowledged that it’s essential to embrace digital, which currently impacts about 30 percent of offline sales and a growing online volume.

clock July 17, 2013Miles Socha

Designer and Luxury

Tory Burch’s Miki Racine Berardelli Talks Social Media

The brand’s chief marketing officer stressed the need to try, test, learn and adjust across various social media to ensure a differentiated approach.

clock July 17, 2013Miles Socha

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Jordan Nasser on H&M’s Digital Evolution

The retailer’s global head of digital traced how its online presence has evolved from a MySpace page in 2006.

clock July 17, 2013Miles Socha

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Farfetch’s José Neves on Fusing Old With New

The e-tailer’s founder and chief executive officer has never forgotten about the power of old-fashioned brick-and-mortar retailing in the fashion arena.

clock July 17, 2013Samantha Conti

Marketing

Topshop’s Justin Cooke Talks Seduction

The cmo said his approach with the retailer’s e-commerce site has been about re-creating the in-store experience, then embellishing it with humor and intrigue.

clock July 17, 2013Samantha Conti

Marketing

MasterCard’s David Rich on Marketing to Mellenials

A one-size-fits-all approach will not always be successful in targeting this, or for that matter, any other generation.

clock July 17, 2013Julia Neel

Clothing/Furnishings

William Rast Set for Hudson’s Bay Stores

Justin Timberlake and Trace Ayala were in Canada on Tuesday for an early preview of the collection via a fashion show.

clock July 16, 2013Vicki M. Young

Parties

‘Girl Most Likely’ Screens in New York

Kristen Wiig stars in the new “screwed-up comedy.”

clock July 16, 2013Kristi Garced

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

E-commerce Comes of Age in Japan

The country’s top players, like Rakuten and Brand Avenue, are vying for a piece of the growing market.

clock July 16, 2013Kelly Wetherille

Designer and Luxury

Les Copains Names Luca Bertolini CEO

The new post is in line with founder and chairman Mario Bandiera’s strategy to restructure the brand’s parent company, BVM SpA, based in Bologna, Italy.

clock July 16, 2013Luisa Zargani

Clothing/Furnishings

Fashion Brands Tie Up With MLB All-Stars

Nicole Miller, Tommy Bahama and Vineyard Vines were among the brands that lured Major League Baseball’s All-Stars to the Bryant Park Grill for some swag.

clock July 16, 2013Jean E. Palmieri

Government and Trade

More Demanded From Bangladesh Reforms

Global union leaders, labor diplomats and experts said the reforms do not go far enough in meeting international standards.

clock July 16, 2013John Zarocostas

Fashion

Tech-to-Wear: Wearable Technology on the Rise

Technology is moving beyond the back office and factory floor and creeping toward the accessories, dresses and shirts themselves.

clock July 17, 2013Evan Clark

Memo Pad

Valerie Salembier Tapped by NYPD

As assistant deputy commissioner, the fashion veteran has been assigned to the public information office with a part-time position facilitating press relations.

clock July 17, 2013Erik Maza

Fashion Scoops

Karl Lagerfeld Creates Bavarian-Flavored Capsule

The collection, which features the designer’s take on the dirndl, will debut at his new Munich concept store, slated to open in September.

clock July 17, 2013Miles Socha

Fashion Scoops

Kardashian Kollection, Lipsy London Team Up on Collection

Kardashian Kollection for Lipsy is set to debut in the U.K., Spain and the Middle East in October.

clock July 17, 2013Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

Prada Opens Freestanding Store in Osaka

Designed by Roberto Baciocchi, the store consists of 16,145 square feet spread over five levels.

clock July 17, 2013Kelly Wetherille

Fashion Scoops

Prada’s Luna Rossa Ready to Race

After opting out of a race July 7 against Emirates Team New Zealand, the sailing team is back in the game.

clock July 17, 2013Cynthia Martens

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