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Fashion Scoops

Converse Reimagines the Power of All Stars

A new accelerator program will position youth to drive the progress they wish to see in the world.

clock September 18, 2020Alexandra Pastore

Backstage at Ozwald Boateng's first show.

Fashion Scoops

Vigil Planned at McCarren Park for Model Hunter Chung

Friends of the late model started a GoFundMe effort to finance a burial and travel expenses for his family from South Korea.

clock October 23, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Alex Rodriguez on the runway for Dick's Sporting Goods.

People

Six Minutes With A-Rod: Life With J.Lo, Gun Control, Free Speech, Modeling for Dick’s Sporting Goods

More interested in fit than designer labels, A-Rod said his 14-year-old daughter routinely gives him unsolicited fashion advice.

clock October 10, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Nike

Financial

Nike Continues to Outperform

The company’s performance last quarter included growth on both top and bottom lines, across all categories and geographies.

clock September 24, 2019Kellie Ell

The Converse x Golf Le Fleur Flames sneaker

Fashion Scoops

Converse and Tyler, the Creator Set Launch for Latest Collaboration

The artist and the footwear company will launch their third Chuck 70 sneaker on Oct. 12.

clock September 16, 2019Obi Anyanwu

Nike launches subscription box service for kids.

Financial

Nike Kicks Off Subscription Business With Kids Shoes

The company is hoping to tap into the growing rental industry, while creating lifelong brand loyalists.

clock August 12, 2019Kellie Ell

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Retail

The Chuck Taylor Adapts to a Sustainable Era

Converse announced a forthcoming new “Converse Renew collection” incorporating old denim, plastic bottles and recycled cotton canvas.

clock June 26, 2019Sindhu Sundar

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Legal

Fashion Confronts Its Trade Dress Challenge

As brands fend off rivals they consider copycats of their distinctive style, an ongoing case over Converse All Star shoes has offered some answers.

clock May 28, 2019Sindhu Sundar

Converse x Feng Chen Wang collaboration

Fashion Scoops

Faith Connexion, Koché and Feng Chen Wang Reimagine Converse Archives in New Collaboration

The capsule collections include a mix of apparel, footwear and accessories.

clock April 23, 2019Fiona Ma

The Converse All Star Pro BB shoe.

Activewear

Converse Turns Its Attention to Basketball Market

The All Star Pro BB was fashioned after the brand’s popular Chuck Taylor model.

clock April 17, 2019Jean E. Palmieri

Feng Chen Wang for Converse

Fashion Scoops

Converse Campaign Spotlights London’s Young Creatives

The video highlights five female creatives, including designers Paria Farzaneh and Feng Chen Wang.

clock March 14, 2019Fiona Ma

Clot Men's Fall 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Clot Fall 2019

The Hong Kong streetwear brand threw a space-themed party to present its galactic main line and a slew of edgy collaborations.

clock January 18, 2019Fleur Burlet

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Government and Trade

European Commission Probes Nike Tax Breaks in the Netherlands

The investigation centers around arrangements between Nike subsidiaries for Nike and Converse product licenses.

clock January 11, 2019Mimosa Spencer

Laurent Potdevin, formerly of Lululemon Athletica, is just one of the many executives to leave their post in 2018.

Financial

Leadership Changes in the Fashion Industry Continue to Multiply

Here’s who’s in and out — and why.

clock January 10, 2019Kellie Ell

Jet.com's new fashion landing page.

Markets

With Relaunch, Jet.com Aims to Carve Niche With Fashion, Beauty, Grocery and Electronics

A brand and web site relaunch are set to stand out in an increasingly crowded field.

clock September 13, 2018Sharon Edelson

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Sergio Rossi Pays Tribute to Namesake Founder

clock 13hLuisa Zargani

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