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Think Tank: Why Curation Is the Death of Retail as We Know It

Erik Morton, senior vice president of strategic development at CommerceHub, sees product assortment and relevancy as key.

clock December 12, 2017Erik Morton

Shanghai Tang's Spring 2018 Campaign, designed by Massimiliano Giornetti.

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Massimiliano Giornetti Designs New Vision for Shanghai Tang

Owner Alessandro Bastagli has big plans to reposition the unprofitable brand.

clock December 12, 2017Tiffany Ap

Portland Oregon Downtown Skyline from East Bank Docks

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Columbia Sportswear’s Tim Boyle Defends Possible Sorel Move From Downtown Portland Due to Homeless Problem

Transient individuals are said to have harassed and threatened employees near Columbia’s Sorel office in downtown Portland and defecating in the building’s atrium.

clock December 11, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

The Pantone Studio app.

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Think Tank: Color Captivates — But Can It Be Tamed?

Adrián Fernández, general manager at Pantone, explains how color can be tamed while also being responsive.

clock December 11, 2017Adrian Fernandez

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Consumer Craving for Authenticity Poses Challenge for Beauty Brands

The world is on overdrive, but Millennials and Generation Z consumers are after the real thing.

clock December 8, 2017Lauren Olsen

Inside Sephora on 34th street.

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Outlook for Beauty Industry Hopeful

Retail may be switching gears, but the beauty industry continues to thrive.

clock December 8, 2017Lauren Olsen

Woolrich's new Toronto store

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Woolrich Opens Toronto Store as Store Expansion Drive Continues

The brand is expecting to open 60 stores worldwide by 2020.

clock December 7, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

The Guiltless pop-up store which had been burgled earlier this week.

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As Pop-up Stores Grow, So Do Security Concerns

Temporary stores are popular with young brands, which are less likely to be savvy about burglar-proofing.

clock December 7, 2017Tiffany Ap

Rana Plaza collapsed on April 24, 2013.

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Think Tank: Legal Considerations for Fashion Brands in a ‘Socially Conscious’ World

The authors discuss how human rights laws can impact fashion apparel businesses.

clock December 7, 2017Viren Mascarenhas and Kayla Winarsky Green

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Domestic Trade Show Calendar

Fashion buyers and retailers flock to industry trade shows to not only buy, but to network and learn as well as find creative inspirations.

clock December 6, 2017WWD Staff

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Think Tank: Why Fashion Needs to Get More Artificial

Benjamin Lord, of WPP agency Kinetic, explains.

clock December 5, 2017Benjamin Lord

First Italian Luxury & Design Summit held in New York.

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Fendi, Max Mara, Bally Execs Discuss State of Italian Luxury

Leading execs from Fendi, Max Mara and Bally were among those who discussed the state of Italian luxury in today’s market.  

clock December 5, 2017Lauren Olsen

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Investors Now Crunch Social Currency Numbers to Rate Luxury Brands

Online share of voice, engagement are now crucial indicators of current, and future, success for brands.

clock December 5, 2017Samantha Conti

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Think Tank: How Chatbots are Enhancing the Retail Experience

Pehr Luedtke, senior vice president of Valassis Digital, explains.

clock December 4, 2017Pehr Luedtke

A large crowd turned out to toast Patagonia's new Seattle flagship in August.

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Creating Connections Is a Silver Bullet to Success

Companies such as Patagonia, Vans and Outdoor Voices have formed emotional bonds with their customers.

clock December 4, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

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