Skip to main content

Latest in Business Features

Prada Signs Up for America’s Cup

Giving up the America's Cup race may prove harder for Patrizio Bertelli than expected.

Stores Build Up Cash to Weather the Storm

Cash is the metric of the moment.

Fashion Panel Calls for Creativity and Innovation

HSN Inc.'s Mindy Grossman expects more creativity to emerge out of the economic downturn.

CFOs Adjust to Shaky Retail Climate

According to a recent study, retail finance executives took unprecedented steps to limit damage to their…

Sparks Closing Imitation and Imitation of Christ

Josh Sparks is closing Rockwood Management Group and his two fashion brands, Imitation of Christ and…

Harry Winston Hit by $100M Heist

An elite special police squad is investigating the spectacular theft inside the Harry Winston boutique in…

Canali to Exit Florence Trade Show Pitti Uomo

After 13 years as a mainstay, Canali is leaving Pitti Uomo, the Florence-based trade show.

Industry Forecast Grim as California Crisis Worsens

The economic outlook for California retailers and manufacturers is taking a steep dive.

Stovall Joins Stein Mart as CEO

Former Belk executive David H. Stovall Jr. succeeds longtime director Linda Farthing.

Obituary: Princesse Tam Tam Founder Loumia Hiridjee

Loumia Hiridjee and her husband, Mourad Amarsy, were buried Monday during a private ceremony in Paris.

Labor Groups Release Sweatshop-Free Guide

Two labor rights organizations released a consumer guide for companies that produce and sell sweatshop-free…

Armani Hotel to Fit Milan’s Spirit

Construction on Giorgio Armani’s hotel here is under way and the scaffolding put up to cover the works…

Safilo’s Net Drops on Soft Sales

A weak dollar, the difficult global economy and cautious spending in the high-end range of the eyewear market…

Follow the Leader: WWD/DNR CEO Summit Special Report

The WWD/DNR Retail/Apparel CEO Summit Report details the two-day, by-invitation-only event featuring keynote…

Gucci, Safilo Renew Eyewear Pact

Safilo Group SpA can breathe a sigh of relief.