Eye

Lee Radziwill Dies at 85

clock 11hLorna Koski and Alessandra Turra

Fashion

Edward Crutchley and Colovos Win Woolmark Prize

clock 4hFiona Ma

Fashion

Mother of Pearl Leads Sustainability Conversation at Fashion Week

clock 19hNatalie Theodosi

Focus

To win in local markets, retailers must extend a well-known global brand.

Retail

Think Tank: The Four Trends Shaping Global E-commerce

The president of eShopWorld U.S. on how retail brands can prepare to deliver on consumer expectations this year.

clock February 15, 2019Cynthia Hollen

Joanne Calabrese with one of Soko’s artisans, Samuel Sumba Achayo, in his workshop.

Jewelry

Soko: Reimagining the Supply Chain  

Chief executive officer Joanne Calabrese shares the jewelry brand’s approach to making beautiful and ethical goods.

clock February 14, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Samsung's digital display technology.

Technology

How Samsung Is Winning the ‘Connected Consumer’ in Stores

No longer “data-dark,” the in-store environment is brightened, mobilized and engaged for the “connected consumer” journey.

clock February 13, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Panelists discussing social media at the WWD Style Dimension.

Business Features

Fashion’s New Dimension

WWD convened influencers, designers and industry executives to share insights and lessons learned.

clock February 12, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz and Kaley Roshitsh

Chic communal spaces and an aesthetic that borrows from residential design were key to DJM's reimagining of Lido Marina Village.

Real Estate

The Role of Community and ‘Localized Design’ in Creating Top Retail Destinations

Stenn Parton, chief retail officer at DJM Capital, sees opportunities in a changing retail market.

clock February 11, 2019WWD Staff

Retail is ripe for change.

Retail

How Woman Thought-Leaders are Innovating Retail Today

The women behind True & Co., True Fit, Pinterest, Beauty Barrage, The Lip Bar and more.

clock February 8, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

When consumers are contemplating purchases, sales associates can step in with recommendations and increase conversions.

Business Features

Study Shows Demand for Personalization for Better In-Store Experience

The survey from BRP noted that just over half of retailers surveyed see personalization as a top priority.

clock February 6, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Models on the catwalkDior Men show, Runway, Fall Winter 2019, Paris Fashion Week Men's, France - 18 Jan 2019

Marketing and Promotion

The Fashion Runway’s Tech Evolution

How the runway evolved, citing Dior, Badgley Mischka, the new season of “Project Runway” and more in their usage of social media and tech.

clock February 6, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Backstage at Off-White RTW Spring 2019

Marketing and Promotion

As Online Queries for Luxury Rises, Off-White Searches Skyrocket

Marketing solution firm SEMrush analyzed online search data from the past two years.

clock February 6, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

The Chinese New Year kicks off this week.

Business Features

Think Tank: Top Three Beauty Campaigns on WeChat

The campaigns are aligned with the Chinese New Year, which is the Year of the Pig.

clock February 4, 2019Franklin Chu

BPD Expo in New York.

Markets

Denim Trends Moving Toward Sustainability and Vintage Styles

Spring looks are focused on green performance blends, Eighties nostalgia and reworked vintage.

clock February 4, 2019Tracey Greenstein

shipping, mail, returns, online shopping

Technology

How Retail Reacts as Shipping and Snail Mail Gets Pricier 

Retailers will need to either absorb the costs or pass them on to consumers. Here’s how, according to Guy Yehiav, ceo of Profitect.

clock February 1, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Smartphones are transforming retail on both sides of the cash register.

Business Features

Think Tank: Getting Smart About Mobile In-store Devices

Stephan Schambach discusses why retailers should consider deploying a bring-your-own-device approach for associates.

clock January 31, 2019Stephan Schambach

"Collaborative thinking" in the warehouse means humans and robots work in tandem.

Technology

Fulfillment Centers Transformed by E-commerce — and by Robots, Too

Today’s automated warehouse means order streaming, holistic software and robots according to Adam Kline of Manhattan Associates.

clock January 29, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Photo courtesy of Messe Frankfurt.

Markets

Texworld Offers Sequined, Sheer and Glowing Trends for Spring 2020

Texworld’s winter edition was held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on Jan. 21 to 23 in New York.

clock January 28, 2019Tracey Greenstein

Load More Arrow

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Gucci

Fashion

Gucci Launches Initiatives to Foster Cultural Diversity and Awareness

clock February 15, 2019Luisa Zargani

Social Studies