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Victoria’s Secret Riding Wave of Stimulus Checks and Eased COVID-19 Restrictions

Parent company L Brands raises quarterly earnings guidance twice in one month as a result.

clock March 26, 2021Kellie Ell

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End of an Era: L Brands Founder Leslie H. Wexner Permanently Leaving Victoria’s Secret

Wexner and wife Abigail will not be up for re-election to the Victoria’s Secret’s parent company board this spring.

clock March 18, 2021Kellie Ell

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Victoria’s Secret Jumps Back Into Swimwear at Select Stores

The swim “magalogue” will also return March 1, as the company continues to evaluate its recovery options.

clock February 16, 2021Kellie Ell

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L Brands Founder Leslie Wexner Faces New Complaints About ‘Culture of Misogyny’ at Victoria’s Secret

Shareholder complaints say Wexner knew about abuse at the hands of disgraced sex offender Jeffrey Epstein — and that it cost the company money.

clock January 15, 2021Kellie Ell

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Intimates

Victoria’s Secret Parent Company Beats Earnings Expectations, Causing Shares to Surge

Meanwhile, the retailer continues with its plans to spinoff the lingerie brand into a private, stand-alone firm.

clock August 19, 2020Kellie Ell

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Legal

L Brands Founder Leslie Wexner Trying to Avoid Sex Trafficking Case

Alan Dershowitz says Wexner’s testimony supports his argument that Jeffrey Epstein accuser Virginia Giuffre is trying to extort money.

clock August 17, 2020Kellie Ell

Leslie Wexner

Legal

Victoria’s Secret’s Leslie Wexner Trying to Steer Clear of Sex Trafficking Trial

Wexner’s testimony is wanted in the fight between Jeffrey Epstein accuser Virginia Giuffre and Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz. But the L Brands founder wants to stay out of it.

clock August 11, 2020Kellie Ell

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Intimates

Wall Street Analysts Bullish on Victoria’s Secret Parent Company

L Brands’ stock surged more than 35 percent after the retailer laid out plans to save the company roughly $400 million annually.

clock July 29, 2020Kellie Ell

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Victoria’s Secret Parent Company Posts $296 Million Loss

The retailer expects to close about 250 stores in North America this year.

clock May 20, 2020Kellie Ell

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Intimates

Victoria’s Secret Staying Single; Wexner Retires

The lingerie business, owned by L Brands, isn’t seeking out a new buyer at present. Meanwhile, the c-suite shuffle continues.

clock May 14, 2020Kellie Ell

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Intimates

Victoria’s Secret Going It Alone

Parent company L Brands calls it quits with private equity firm Sycamore Partners and plots its next move.

clock May 5, 2020Kellie Ell

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2018

Intimates

Victoria’s Secret Deal Canceled

Bath & Body Works will become a stand-alone firm while the lingerie business goes private and mixes up its c-suite.

clock May 4, 2020Kellie Ell

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Financial

Sycamore Partners Tries to Cancel Victoria’s Secret Deal

The private equity firm agreed to buy the lingerie retailer before the coronavirus pandemic hit.

clock April 22, 2020Kellie Ell

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Financial

Victoria’s Secret Sale to Sycamore Partners at Risk

The coronavirus has already begun causing casualties in the retail world. L Brands’ sale of the lingerie business might be next.

clock March 30, 2020Kellie Ell

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Victoria’s Secret Parent Names Les Wexner’s Replacement on the Board

Sarah E. Nash will begin once the sale of the lingerie company is complete.

clock March 12, 2020Kellie Ell

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