Tiger Capital acquired Francesca's out of bankruptcy.


Tiger Capital’s Gail Glave on the Art of Liquidations

Beyond just putting up signs and accelerating markdowns, liquidations require analysis, a merchant’s perspective and store operations know-how.

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Keith Haring sits on a ladder, in front of the bright orange undercoat on which he will shortly paint his mural Crack is Wack. New York Park Commissioner Stern holds the umbrella. (Photo by Owen Franken/Corbis via Getty Images)

Fashion Scoops

Simon Doonan Pens Keith Haring Biography

The Laurence King Publishing biography is a glimpse into the life and career of one of New York City’s most accomplished artists.

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Barneys at Saks, inside the Saks Fifth Avenue Manhattan flagship.


Inside Barneys at Saks: A First Look

Next on Saks Fifth Avenue’s agenda for Barneys is a freestanding Barneys at Saks store in Greenwich, Conn.

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Barneys at Saks


Barneys at Saks: Resurrecting a Luxury Legend

Saks Fifth Avenue revives the Barneys brand at its Manhattan flagship and in Greenwich, Conn.

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Jamie Salter

Business Features

ABG’s Jamie Salter on Buying and Building Brands

The owner of Barneys, Brooks Brothers and dozens of other is attracted to brands with global reach and multiple categories.

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Simon Says: Just Be Yourself, Stop Complaining and Realize Your Dreams Today

The former Barneys New York executive and window dresser takes an optimistic look at self-identity.

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The new Saks men’s store in Boston.

Mens Retail Business

Saks Opens Stand-alone Men’s Store in Boston

The 46,000-square-foot location is a former Barneys New York store.

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Daniella Vitale at the WWD Apparel and Retail CEO Summit 2017.


EXCLUSIVE: Tiffany & Co.’s Daniella Vitale Joins Moose Knuckles’ Board

Meanwhile, the luxury men’s and women’s brand, which sells $1,000 parkas and $240 baseball caps, continues to grow — even in the era of coronavirus.

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Barneys in New York, 2012.


Barneys Vendors Dodge Specter of Clawback Suits 

A bankruptcy court blocked potential payment recovery suits against creditors who got paid soon before the retailer’s Chapter 11 filing.

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An image from the new Hudson's Bay campaign in Canada.


In the Wake of Going Private, HBC Accelerates Change

Five days after going private and change is accelerating at HBC.

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Kanye West

Fashion Features

Inside Kanye West’s Fashion Journey: Yeezy, Louis Vuitton, Fendi and More

An internship at Fendi, a breakup with Nike and a billion-dollar partnership with Adidas are just a few parts of West’s fashion journey.

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The Last Days of Barneys New York

Beauty Features

Beauty Inc Newsletter: What Barneys’ Demise Means for Beauty

Once considered the unofficial incubator of beauty’s coolest emerging brands, the retailer’s closing has founders figuring out how best to build exposure — and sales.

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The entryway to Barneys' men's shop cleaned of its contents.

Fashion Features

The Last Days of Barneys New York

Barneys New York will officially close its Madison Avenue store on Sunday. WWD goes inside retail’s Roman ruins.

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The Barneys flagship on Madison Avenue.


Barneys Flagship Closing Sunday; Freds to Stay Open

The new management will be challenged to sustain the popularity and aura of the restaurant.

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Goat partner Rui Hachimura

Mens Retail Business

NBA All-Star Weekend Has Become a Fashion Affair

Pop-ups and activations from Gucci, Rimowa, Goat and Bevel in Chicago for the NBA All-Star Weekend the influence of the league on men’s style.

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Tanger Outlets Riverhead is among Tanger's most productive centers.


Tanger Posts Q1 Profit as Traffic Trends Improve

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