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Gap Shutting Down Wedding Line Weddington Way

Gap has owned the brand little more than a year, but found that it “would not” scale.

clock April 12, 2018Kali Hays

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How Brands Are Speaking to the Everyday Millennial Male

As the men’s market expands, retailers old and new alike are reassessing how they sell and speak to male shoppers.

clock March 27, 2018Aria Hughes

Banana Republic x Olivia Palermo RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Scoops

Banana Republic New York HQ Move Spurs Layoffs

The company said in a state filing that the closure of the brand’s New York headquarters would impact 112 employees.

clock February 7, 2018Evan Clark


Target’s Brian Cornell Elected RILA Chairman

Incoming chairman plans to engage in public policy to advance retail association’s goals.

clock January 22, 2018Sharon Edelson

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WWD Law Review: Dress Codes, Copycats and China

The latest legal action saw cases involving Banana Republic and Coty, while a hearing focused on China and IP.

clock October 15, 2017Julie Zerbo

Animal rights protesters at Banana Republic’s “see-now-buy-now” show.

Fashion Scoops

Animal Rights Protesters Disrupt Banana Republic’s ‘See-Now-Buy-Now’ Show

Banana Republic was presenting its first codesigned collection by the brand and Olivia Palermo.

clock September 9, 2017Lisa Lockwood

Shoppers walk by the GAP store at a shopping mall in Peabody, Mass. Doris Fisher and her late husband Donald founded the Gap in San Francisco in 1969. Gap Inc. has grown to include Banana Republic and Old Navy brands, among others, and operates over 3,000 stores across the world. Fisher is 42nd on Forbes's 2012 400 listUS--Forbes List-Self-Made Women, Peabody, USA


Art Peck’s Plan for Gap Inc. Focuses on Old Navy, Athleta

The ceo’s roadmap also includes Gap and Banana Republic store closures and $500 million in expense cuts over three years.

clock September 6, 2017Evan Clark

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Vogue Arabia and Al Tayer Team in Dubai for Fashion Weekend

The event will take place September 14-15.

clock September 5, 2017Ritu Upadhyay

A dress from Janie Bryant for Unique Vintage.


Janie Bryant Indulges Fifties Obsession in Latest Capsule

“The Last Tycoon” costume designer mined the Thirties for the show.

clock July 28, 2017Sharon Edelson

Matt Ryan, Didi Gregorius and C.J. McCollum.

Mens Retail Business

Banana Republic Creates Men’s Style Council

They’ve tapped Matt Ryan, Didi Gregorius, C.J. McCollum and Kevin Love to serve as a collective of ambassadors for the brand.

clock July 21, 2017Aria Hughes

Rosie Miller outside her home, Los Angeles.

Fashion Features

At Work: Teacher Rosemary Miller Values Form, Function Over Fashion Trends

The second grade teacher errs on the formal side when dressing for work, provided she can run after students and sit on the floor in style.

clock July 10, 2017Marcy Medina

Weddington Way's shop at Banana Republic on Grant Ave. in San Francisco.


Weddington Way Finds a Path to Banana Republic Stores

The digital brand delves deeper into the physical world.

clock July 3, 2017Sharon Edelson

A look from the Banana Republic x Piece & Co. Collection


Banana Republic, Piece & Co. Partner on Sustainably Produced Capsule

The handcrafted fabrics are sustainably produced by female-led artisan groups in Ghana and South Africa.

clock June 22, 2017Lisa Lockwood

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Moody’s Boosts Gap’s Outlook After Positive Quarter

The ratings firm said Gap’s outperformance, coupled with prudent financial policies, have things looking up for the retailer.

clock May 25, 2017Kali Hays

A rendering of a bird's eye view of Empire Outlets.


Empire Outlets and St. George Get Symbiotic Boost

Outlet center intends to sieze on consumers’ penchant for low prices and discounts.

clock May 22, 2017Sharon Edelson

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