Latest News

BusinessMergers and Acquisitions clock 4h  • 

An option from the P448 luxury sneaker line.

StreetTrend Grows Luxe Sneaker Presence Via P448 Deal

The U.S.-based holding company and Italian investment firm Panda Srl now own a majority stake in P448.

clock 4h •

FashionFashion Scoops clock 4h  • 

From the Luxury Shoe Club's homepage.

Luxury Resale Market Now Includes Designer Footwear Platform

Luxury Shoe Club is a blending of three models: share economy, online luxury consignment and membership-point programs.

clock 4h •

BusinessMedia clock 4h  • 

Hearst tiles Elle and Town & Country.

Nina Garcia, Stellene Volandes Bulk Up Elle, Town & Country Mastheads

The editors are slowly but surely making some staffing changes.

clock 4h •

BusinessRetail clock 5h  • 

The installation in New York's Madison Square Park.

L.L. Bean Promotes Working in the Great Outdoors

The Maine-based retailer also commissioned a survey that found work is the major barrier to people spending time outdoors.

clock 5h •

BusinessBusiness Features clock 5h  • 


Ermenegildo Zegna Founder’s Scholarship Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

As part of the 25-year project, which donates one million euros on a yearly basis, the men’s wear group invited 163 students to Trivero, Italy, where the company was founded in 1910 and where it is still based.

clock 5h •

FashionFashion Features clock 5h  • 

Tropic of CÕs polyamide and elastane maillot

Do You Know What You’re Swimming In?

It might be better than you expected.

clock 5h •

AccessoriesEyewear clock 5h  • 

Gucci red and green square frame sunglasses, $420 at Solstice.

10 Colorful Sunglasses to Brighten Up Summer

A colorful variety of sunglass shapes to fit any style and face.

clock 5h •

FashionFashion Features clock 5h  • 

One-pieces are out-selling bikinis, with many women feeling empowered to reduce their exposure at the beach. Pictured: suits by Morgan Lane, Roxana Salehoun, Flagpole.

All for One

This summer, one-piece suits have eclipsed the bikini. Sales boom as women “take back” their sexuality at the beach, preferring the one piece’s comfort, greater modesty and novel designs.

clock 5h •

FashionFashion Features clock 5h  • 

A look by Aurai Swimwear 

Swimwear Brands Wade Into Price Transparency

The movement goes hand-in-hand with ethical and sustainable good practices businesses have adopted.

clock 5h •

FashionIntimates clock 5h  • 


Lily Chen of Thistle & Spire Wins FSF’s First $50,000 Grant

Thistle & Spire is a women’s lingerie brand Chen founded with a college friend, Maggie Bacon.

clock 5h •

BeautyBeauty Features clock 5h  •  and

As the veil lifts on the topic of feminine care, modernized vagina-centric products such Queen V The Spritzer Rosewater Spray and vibrators from Smile Makers and Dame Products are growing in availability.

The V Formation: Feminine Care, Sex Toys Ride Wave of Female Power

Made by women for women, the latest crop of feminine care products moves beyond washes to lubricants, vibrators and rose water mists.

clock 5h • and

FashionFashion Features clock 5h  • x Emilia Wickstead Vacation Capsule

Summer Madness 2018: Nine to Dive — Behold the Fancy Swimsuit

The big brands are jumping into swim while shoppers are opting for ever-more-playful styles.

clock 5h •

FashionFashion Scoops clock 11h  • 

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 23: OZY Fusion Fest 2016 at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park on July 23, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Toth/Getty Images for Ozy Fusion Fest)

Ozy Fest Program Revealed With Biggest ‘Get’ Yet: Hillary Rodham Clinton

Malcolm Gladwell, Young the Giant, Salman Rushdie, Padma Lakshmi and Michelle Wolf among the featured names.

clock 11h •

BusinessFinancial clock 11h  • 

A package from Amazon Prime is loaded for delivery on a UPS truck, in New York. Amazon is extending its annual "Prime Day" promotion to 30 hours this year. Amazon will offer discounts and other deals in an effort to boost sales during the slower summer months. This year's Prime Day will start at 9 p.m. ET on July 10, 2017. While Amazon has claimed success, there have been grumblings that Prime Day deals have been unimpressive or involve older modelsTEC--Amazon-Prime Day, New York, USA - 09 May 2017

Retail’s Prime Day Pile On

Amazon’s massive sale suits its own purposes, but Prime Day creates both challenges and opportunities for other merchants.

clock 11h •

BusinessTechnology clock 12h  • 

Amazon Echo

Amazon Prime Day — a Coming Out Party for Voice Shopping?

Whether it’s selling Alexa devices or tempting Echo users with deals, Amazon really wants its voice to take off.

clock 12h •
More News Arrow


WWD CEO Summit
Join WWD to explore the balance between the art and science of retail, impact of technology on consumer expectations, store experiences and products in today’s dynamic and rapidly evolving space.
confirmed speakers
  • Tyler Haney
    Outdoor Voices
  • Julie Rice
  • Ermenegildo Zegna
    Ermenegildo Zegna

Memo Pad

New York Times Expanding Syndication, Licensing Efforts

New York Times building Manhattan

The paper is moving well beyond the traditional syndication model.

13hKali Hays

Florinka Pesenti Leaves Ralph Lauren

Ralph Lauren RTW Spring 2018

She is succeeded by Ryan Lally, who’s been named vice president, global public relations and brand communications.

13hLisa Lockwood

Condé Said Mulling More Cuts, Possible Closures

Mario Sorrenti

Condé Nast’s restructuring is still carrying on and it sounds like even more big changes are on the way.

July 16, 2018Kali Hays

More Memo Pad right arrow

Trending Now

Social Studies