Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is about to end a years-long worker class-action lawsuit for $25 million.
The youth-centric retailer on Friday reached an agreement with just under 260,000 current and former Abercrombie and Hollister employees mainly in California, New York, Florida and Massachusetts that first alleged in 2013 they were forced to purchase branded apparel to wear while at work, and the company refused to reimburse them. While the case was filed and mostly litigated in California, it was recently transferred to Abercrombie’s home state of Ohio.
The iconic Tiffany & Co. Fifth Avenue flagship will have a whole new look come 2021, reports @mistywhitesidell . The 10-story store is being expanded and renovated under the vision of chief artistic officer, Reed Krakoff. #wwdnews
“I feel like the [Emmy] nomination is this absurdly generous bonus to something that I’ve already been excited by for quite some time now,” Darren Criss tells @ktauer about his nomination for his role as Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, “My general attitude toward life is I hope for everything but expect nothing. But when you’re playing for the Warriors, there’s a good chance you’ll make it to the championships. And I’m not saying I’m Steph Curry, but when you’re on [showrunner] Ryan Murphy’s team, it seems more palpable than ever,” he continues. (Criss previously starred on “Glee,” another Murphy creation, although they didn’t directly work together.) “I feel like I’ve already won the lottery.” Read more in WWD.com (📸: @lexieblacklock ) #wwdeye #darrencriss #americancrimestory #emmys2018