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YNAP Group Names New CEO, Federico Marchetti Stays on as Chairman

Geoffroy Lefebvre, currently group digital distribution director at parent group Compagnie Financière Richemont, will succeed Federico Marchetti effective Jan. 4.

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Ian Rogers Transitions to Advisory Role at LVMH

After five years as its chief digital officer, he is joining Paris-based tech startup Ledger.

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘Colette’ Documentary Has Global Release Date

The film about the last six months of the Paris concept store Colette will be available on demand from Dec. 20.

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What’s on Retail’s Wish List This Holiday?

At the height of the holiday shopping season, WWD asked some top execs what they plan to give and what they’ve learned from the difficult season so far.

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Are Tiny Stores the Next Big Idea in Retail?

The Norwegian Rain Compact Store just opened in Copenhagen, showcasing only six styles of raincoats.

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Tiffany Blue Box Cafe at South Coast Plaza.
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Inside Tiffany & Co.’s New South Coast Plaza Discovery Store and Blue Box Cafe

“We don’t want to be intimidating because we believe beauty should be for everybody,” Tiffany & Co. chief executive officer Alessandro Bogliolo said of the American jewelry brand’s new store concept.

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Prada, Adidas to Launch A+P Luna Rossa 21 Sneakers

The shoes are part of the partnership inked last year between Prada and Adidas and will be worn by the Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli team while a lifestyle version will also be available starting Dec. 9.

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Seminal Moment: How Prada Anticipated the Luxury Sneakers Trend

In 1997, long before luxury sneakers were trending, Prada sensed the potential of the category launching the so-called “America’s Cup.”

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Virgil Abloh's installation for Louis Vuitton.
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Virgil Abloh’s Friends to Visit Miami in Art Installation

The characters featured in the short film created to launch the spring-summer men’s line will be showcased during Miami Art week.

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De Beers Sets Punchy Goals Around Carbon, Community, Women’s Business

The diamond miner and jeweler is setting 12 goals for 2030, including a shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources, and supporting 10,000 women entrepreneurs.

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Macy’s in New York City on Black Friday, 2020.
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Black Friday Weekend Meets Modest Expectations in a Swirl of Highs and Lows

E-commerce and hardline sales rose dramatically during the Thanksgiving weekend period, keeping many major retailers on track for mid-single-digit holiday gains.

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Textile Executive Evans C. Reitman-Swiss Dies at 91

The former textile executive died of complications from COVID-19.

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**FILE PHOTO** Former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, Has Passed Away at 46. LAS VEGAS, NV - November 17: Tony Hsieh at Las vegas Rock n Rol Marathon in Las Vegas, Nevada. Credit: Erik Kabik Photography/MediaPunch. /IPX
Business

Zappos Cofounder Tony Hsieh Dies at Age 46

Tony Hsieh cofounded Zappos in 1999 and pioneered many of the online and corporate strategies in use today.

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Black Friday Scorecard: Online Soars, Brick and Mortar Sinks

Surging online sales should help many retailers come out ahead this holiday season.

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Chiara Ferragni celebrates Thanksgiving in Milan
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Thanksgiving Italian Style

Chiara Ferragni and Francesco Maccapani Missoni were among the virtual guests of Alessandro Enriquez’s Thanksgiving celebration.

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Monocle Adds New Women’s Title, Konfekt, Based in Zürich

The launch issue cover of Konfekt

The quarterly will be edited in Zürich with a focus on fashion, architecture and design for the German-speaking regions.

November 27, 2020Tianwei Zhang

The New Yorker Goes Beyond Tote Bags With New Online Store

The New Yorker's new store image.

But there is other stuff to buy, and more to come, according to the creative director heading up the project.

November 24, 2020Kali Hays

Vanity Fair Makes Three New Hires

Miriam Elder, Cassie da Costa and Kia D. Goosby are joining Vanity Fair.

November 24, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

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