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Barneys Prepared to Ride Out Storm at Perry Capital

Amid the luxury malaise, Barneys' ceo says the company is profitable and performing well.

clock 2hDavid Moin and Vicki M. Young

Retail

Thalía Teams Up With Authentic Brands Group

ABG and Thalía will expand the Latina star's brand globally.

clock 2hLisa Lockwood

Retail

Focusing on Spring, Buyers Praise Milan's Creative Energy

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

clock September 26, 2016WWD Staff

As Riots Rock Brazil, Luxe Players Stay Firm

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Overview

The hopes that some stability had come may be quickly fading in Brazil. Since early June, protests that began out of anger over public transit fare increases have spread across the country.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Jill Scalamandre

Executive Changes

Jill Scalamandre Joins Coty to Head Philosophy

She currently serves as chairwoman of the industry organization Cosmetic Executive Women Inc.

clock July 16, 2013Molly Prior

Hermès tennis bag

Financial

Hermès Sales Rise 11.8% in Q2

The French luxury goods firm raised its guidance for 2013 revenues and operating margin.

clock July 18, 2013Joelle Diderich

Financial

Carrefour Q2 Sales Slip 0.6%

The French retailer said bad weather impacted its already weak European business.

clock July 18, 2013Joelle Diderich

Joseph Abboud

Mergers and Acquisitions

Men’s Wearhouse Buys Joseph Abboud Brand for $97.5M

The company recently brought the award-winning designer on board as its creative director.

clock July 19, 2013Jean E. Palmieri and Vicki M. Young and Arnold J. Karr

Connie Britton

People

2013 Emmy Nominations Announced

It’s officially time for Hollywood and Seventh Avenue to begin gearing up for awards season.

clock July 18, 2013Marcy Medina

Lisa Collier

Executive Changes

Lisa Collier Named President of Dockers

Seth Ellison to head European operations in reconfiguration of regional duties.

clock July 18, 2013Arnold J. Karr

Garrett Clayton, center, as Tanner in "Teen Beach Movie."

Lifestyle

Disney Bets on the Sixties Look With ‘Teen Beach Movie’

The House of Mouse is hoping to catch some “High School Musical”-style magic with its latest.

clock July 18, 2013David Lipke

The September 2013 Details magazine cover.

Memo Pad

Fashion Titles See Solid September

Magazine publishers report September issue advertising figures showing gains over a year ago.

clock July 18, 2013Erik Maza

BeautyBoutique by Shoppers Drug Mart in Toronto's Bayview Village shopping center.

Retailing

Critical Mass: Shoppers Drug Mart Moves Deeper Into Luxury

Loblaw Cos. Ltd. has nabbed what many consider the best drugstore beauty retailer in North America.

clock July 19, 2013Faye Brookman

The Shiseido Ibuki range of products.

Skin Care

A Youthful Turn for Shiseido

With its new product launch, called Ibuki, the brand is aiming to lure younger consumers into its storied skin-care range.

clock July 19, 2013Julie Naughton

Mark Hill

Hair

Mark Hill Headed to the U.S. in Walgreens

The retailer is readying its second British invasion from partner Alliance Boots.

clock July 18, 2013Faye Brookman

Brunello Cucinelli

Financial

Brunello Cucinelli Revenues Up in First Half

A solid performance around the world, in particular in the U.S. and Europe, lifted the company’s sales.

clock July 18, 2013Luisa Zargani

Government and Trade

Working Conditions Deteriorating in Cambodia: ILO

Issues are arising in key areas including fire safety, child labor, and occupational safety and health, according to a new report.

clock July 18, 2013John Zarocostas

Bottega Veneta's Pour Homme ad.

Fragrance

Bottega Veneta Launching Men’s Fragrance

Two years after the debut of its first scent for women, the brand is bringing its masculine counterpart to the table.

clock July 19, 2013Julie Naughton and Pete Born

Denim

Sandeep Reddy Promoted to CFO of Guess

Former chief financial officer for firm’s European operations fills post vacant since December.

clock July 18, 2013Arnold J. Karr

A scene from Cosmoprof North America in Las Vegas 2013.

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof Las Vegas Targets Millennials

This year’s show was all about wooing the tech-savvy, innovation-seeking consumer.

clock July 19, 2013Belisa Silva

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Blue’s Clues

Lyrics from Jay-Z’s new song, “Picasso Baby,” trigger recall of an earlier anecdote shared by a designer, and reflections on the nature of “things.”

clock July 19, 2013Bridget Foley

Stella McCartney's fall ad campaign.

Memo Pad

Stella McCartney Gets Surreal With Next Campaign

Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott shot Suvi Koponen and Chiharu Okunugi in two London scenes.

clock July 19, 2013Jessica Iredale

Fires were started to barricade streets.

Business Features

Unrest in Brazil Not Deterring Luxe Plans

The hopes that some stability had come may be quickly fading in Brazil.

clock July 19, 2013Samantha Conti and Laure Guilbault and Adriana Brasileiro

Stephen Granovsky and Arnold Brant Silverstone

Mergers and Acquisitions

Samuelsohn Set to Add Hickey Freeman

Grano Retail Investments is expected to reveal Sunday that it has acquired all tangible assets of the brand, including its factory in Rochester, N.Y.

clock July 19, 2013Jean E. Palmieri

Fashion Scoops

Second Alternate Financing Option on the Table for Billabong

Surfwear firm Billabong International Ltd. has received an alternate financing option from two investment firms.

clock July 19, 2013Vicki M. Young

Christopher Esber with his winning design.

Fashion Scoops

Australia’s Woolmark Winner Named

Christopher Esber is the country’s finalist for the 2013-14 edition of the International Woolmark Prize.

clock July 19, 2013Patty Huntington

Paul & Shark sunglasses.

Fashion Scoops

Paul & Shark Launches Eyewear

The Italian men’s wear label has launched Floating sunglasses, lightweight polypropylene frames which don’t sink in water.

clock July 19, 2013Alessandra Turra

Fashion Scoops

British Beauty Leaders Call on Parliament

Industry leaders descended on the House of Commons earlier this week in a bid to drum up support from the U.K. government.

clock July 19, 2013Samantha Conti

The Bottega Veneta store on Melrose Place.

Fashion Scoops

Bottega Veneta Celebrates New Home on Melrose Place

Architectural Digest’s Margaret Russell hosted a cocktail party Wednesday night at the new concept store in Los Angeles.

clock July 19, 2013Marcy Medina

A look from Bella Freud's capsule collection.

Fashion Scoops

Bella Freud Creates Capsule for Barbour

Collection is packed with countryside motifs including falcons, rabbits and a pair of lambs.

clock July 19, 2013Stephanie Hirschmiller

Fashion Scoops

Lynne Coté Named CEO at Carol Anderson

Executive joins the direct-sales marketer from apparel retailer Tribal Sportswear where she had been ceo since 2009.

clock July 19, 2013Vicki M. Young

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Anthony Vaccarello's debut at Saint Laurent will surely be received as either "love it" or "hate it" — with virtually no middle-ground reactions. Same case for the dramatic ear jewelry on several models: the first, an ear climber (why didn't they think of that before?) and the next, below-the-shoulder-grazing fringe earrings, shown here in red popping against a teal one-shoulder dress. While leather goods are strong for the house, the designer kept things simple with the shoes — and showed nary a bag. It will be interesting to see where the designer takes those categories.
— Roxanne Robinson

Fashion

Saint Laurent RTW Spring 2017

clock 7hBridget Foley

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