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Berluti Confirms Haider Ackermann as New Creative Director

Prized for his colorful, globe-trotting style, the designer is to show his first collection for the French brand next January.

clock 22mMiles Socha

Retail

J. Crew Narrows Loss in Second Quarter

Madewell continues to show gains while comp sales at the J. Crew brand remained challenged.

clock 7hDavid Moin

Retail

China Powers a 19.2% First-Half Gain at SMCP Group

The French retail group operates the Sandro, Maje and Claudie Perlot chains.

clock 20hMiles Socha

As Made in USA Gains, Brands Battle Hurdles

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Overview

The Made in America resurgence is trending in Los Angeles, but so are the challenges it brings.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Parties

Stars Converge at Charles Finch Dinner

Edward Norton, Naomi Watts, Gong Li and Léa Seydoux were among the guests.

clock May 17, 2014Joelle Diderich

Designer and Luxury

Burberry Renews Part of Japanese License With Sanyo

Black, Blue labels will no longer carry Burberry name.

clock May 19, 2014Samantha Conti

Parties

Vanity Fair and Giorgio Armani Throw Bash in Cannes

Jennifer Lawrence, Cate Blanchett and Justin Bieber were among the guests.

clock May 19, 2014Laure Guilbault

Designer and Luxury

Marco Franchini Exits Valextra

The executive had been at the company since March 2013.

clock May 19, 2014Alessandra Turra

Parties

Dior and Elle Host Dinner at Cannes

Zhang Ziyi, Adèle Exarchopoulos and Harvey Weinstein attended the event.

clock May 19, 2014Joelle Diderich

Financial

Gregg Steinhafel Exit Package Totals Nearly $16M

Target’s outgoing chief executive officer will remain at the company until as late as Aug. 23 to assist in the transition in management.

clock May 19, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Memo Pad

Jill Abramson Talks ‘Resilience’ at Wake Forest

Axed NYT editor gives commencement address.

clock May 19, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Fashion Features

SCAD Hosts Graduation Fashion Show

The show, held Saturday evening, featured clothes from 29 seniors and the accessories from six. Here, some of the highlights.

clock May 19, 2014WWD Staff

Human Resources

Total Pay Up for PVH’s Emanuel Chirico in 2013

The executive’s cash bonus falls while stock awards soar in the wake of the Warnaco acquisition.

clock May 19, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Executive Changes

Richard Dickson Joins Mattel

The former president and chief executive officer of branded businesses at The Jones Group will be responsible for growing and strengthening Mattel’s brands.

clock May 19, 2014Lisa Lockwood

The Markets Features

Made in USA Gains Steam in Los Angeles

In the fashion industry alone, more than 3,500 companies manufacture in Los Angeles and neighboring Orange County.

clock May 20, 2014Khanh T.L. Tran

Financial

Namesake Unit Again Cuts into Urban Net

First-quarter profits down 20.4% as Urban Outfitters division comps fall 12%.

clock May 19, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Digital

CFDA Adds Instagrammer Award

For the first time, the Council of Fashion Designers of America will name a Fashion Instagrammer of the Year, to be selected from a group of eight nominees.

clock May 20, 2014Rachel Strugatz

Trends

Fall 2014 Trend: Cozy Evening

Evening takes an easy turn. Put together with coziness in mind, luxurious layers create a sophisticated and confident mood.

clock May 20, 2014Bobbi Queen

Advertising

XOXO Taps Chrissy Teigen

Chrissy Teigen, who made a name for herself as a Sports Illustrated swimsuit model, is the new face of XOXO’s fall ad campaign.

clock May 20, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Color Cosmetics

Gucci Taps Charlotte Casiraghi for Cosmetics Line

Casiraghi is the face of a new Gucci Cosmetics collection, set to launch in September in select markets.

clock May 20, 2014Cynthia Martens

Fashion Scoops

Renovated Chloé Boutique Opens on Madison Ave.

The 2,670-square-foot space is the second Chloé boutique in the U.S. done in the label’s new retail aesthetic.

clock May 20, 2014Jessica Iredale

Fashion Scoops

Peace Love World Inks Deal With NBA for Women’s Apparel

Select team collections will be available immediately, and designs for all 30 teams will be launched before the start of the 2014-15 season.

clock May 20, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Scoops

Bergdorf Goodman Links With Leveraged Finance Fights Melanoma Event

The upscale retailer for the first time has designed a pop-up shop slated to open at Tuesday’s event at Rockefeller Center in New York.

clock May 20, 2014Jean E. Palmieri

Fashion Scoops

Anjelica Huston Gowns for Sale at Decades

Decades this week begins a sale of Oscar winner Anjelica Huston’s red-carpet looks.

clock May 20, 2014Marcy Medina

Government and Trade

Bangladesh Inspection Reports Made Public

The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety has posted the first set of reports on its Web site.

clock May 20, 2014Mayu Saini

Designer and Luxury

Altagamma Study Sees Luxury Growing 6%

The luxury goods sector is expected to continue to grow in 2014, although at a similar pace to last year.

clock May 20, 2014Luisa Zargani

Designer and Luxury

Reed Krakoff Bolsters Management Team

Stacy Van Praagh has been named president of Krakoff, and Evelyn Kim has been tapped as chief digital officer.

clock May 20, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Intimates and Activewear

Rita Ora Teams Up With Adidas

The collaboration will go on for three seasons until fall 2015.

clock May 20, 2014David Yi

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Tom Mora photographed in 2014.

Fashion

Tom Mora Named Cole Haan Creative Director, Women’s and Licensed Goods

clock 8hMisty White Sidell

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