As U.S. retailing consolidates, Starbucks sees adding 12,000 stores worldwide through 2021.
The Austin, Tex.-based jeweler could be valued at $1 billion or higher in the Jefferies-run process.
J. Crew Group is working to improve its business and moving to create a succession plan.
The brand is also preparing to launch a new store concept later this year.
Gearing up for an expansion phase, the brand is staffing up its fashion and accessories departments.
Jumpsuits and crop tops have emerged as bestsellers in contemporary departments at major department and specialty stores.
WWD asked notables: What would they get the couple that, quite literally, has everything?
GCU will welcome Scotland’s First Minister, the Rt. Hon. Alex Salmond MSP, for the inaugural Caledonian Lecture on April 7.
The London museum fetes Italian glamour from the forties to today, and from Elizabeth Taylor to Sophia Loren.