Amazon Spark

Technology

Amazon Reportedly Kills Off Spark

RIP, Amazon social discovery tool. But it’s not the last of Amazon’s social efforts.

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Alex Morgan and Tyra Banks on two of Sports Illustrated's three Swimsuit Issue covers.

Media

Sports Illustrated Inks New Licensing Deal Worth $45 million

The magazine will be run by a former L.A. Times publisher accused in a report last year of harassment and other troubling work behavior.

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A View of the Hudson's Bay Company Head Office and Main Store in Toronto Canada 15 June 2015 Hudson's Bay Announced on 15 June That It Has Deal to Buy the Kaufhof Chain of Department Stores in Germany Canada TorontoCanada Hudsons Bay Company - Jun 2015

Retail

HBC’s CFO Takes Medical Leave

Becky Roof has been appointed interim cfo.

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President Donald Trump

Government and Trade

American Fashion Industry Pens Letter to President Trump, Addressing ‘Devastating’ Tariffs

Industry leaders plea with the President to see apparel, jewelry, eyewear, footwear and other fashion-adjacent goods exempt from his latest round of trade war taxes.

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Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Buzzfeed Jonah PerettiViva Technology convention, Paris, France - 15 Jun 2017

Media

BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti Not Moved by Staff Walkout

Today’s walkout by news staff may not be enough to get BuzzFeed leadership to bend on two remaining union contract issues.

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Retail

J. Crew Names Billy May Chief Customer Officer

It’s a new role at J. Crew and a critical one in getting customers more engaged with the struggling brand.

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Out Magazine, June 2019, with presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on the cover.

Media

Layoffs Hit Out Magazine, Parent Company During Pride Month

It’s the second round of cuts so far this year.

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Leo Rongone

Human Resources

Kering Names Bartolomeo Rongone as CEO of Bottega Veneta

The Italian executive, formerly at Saint Laurent, succeeds Claus-Dietrich Lahrs, who is stepping down for personal reasons.

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Well (Un)Known

Retail

Well(Un)Known Keeps Its Focus on Emerging Contemporary Brands

The new multibrand online boutique is focused on plucking high-end labels out from under the radar.

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Julie Wainwright, ceo, The real real, on millennials.

Financial

RealReal Targeting $1.5 Billion IPO Valuation

The luxury retail site set a $17 to $19 range for its upcoming offering.

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