Talk to Me: The Rise of Voice Commerce

clock November 16, 2018Adriana Lee


'Dior: From Paris to the World' Opens at the Denver Art Museum

clock November 16, 2018Leigh Nordstrom


Beauty Retail Shifts Shape in Germany With New Concepts

clock November 15, 2018Jennifer Weil


Mergers and Acquisitions

Maison Standards to Grow With New Backers

Christine Feuchot and Bertrand Rochebillard, founders of e-commerce player Place Des Tendances, have made an undisclosed investment in the contemporary label.

clock September 27, 2018Alex Wynne

Venini's glass vases

Mergers and Acquisitions

Damiani Raises Stake in Venini to 89%

The jewelry firm already held a 60 percent stake in the glassmaker company.

clock August 28, 2018Martino Carrera

Details at Salvatore Ferragamo RTW Spring 2018


Salvatore Ferragamo Shares Take a Hit

Shares on Wednesday closed down 8.4 percent after parent company Ferragamo Finanziaria SpA trimmed its stake.

clock June 20, 2018Luisa Zargani


Premium and Entry-to-Luxury Brands to Steal the Spotlight in the Future

According to an EY study, the premium labels’ acceleration will be boosted by the price increase of luxury products, customers’ different approach to purchases and the rise of the urban middle-class population.

clock November 27, 2017Sandra Salibian

Matthew Snyder and Bryn Kenny

Beauty Features

Beauty P.R. Firms Merge Operations, Form MBA Partners

Bryn Kenny and Matthew Snyder have cofounded MBA Partners.

clock October 19, 2017Allison Collins

A BIG SEA Experts expect the acquisition wave to continue well into 2017.

Beauty Features

Beauty Acquisitions Expected to Continue in 2017

Experts expect the acquisition wave to continue well into 2017.

clock December 9, 2016Allison Collins

Kendra Scott, right, celebrates the 2015 launch of her brand in Bloomingdale's in New York.


Kendra Scott Stake on the Block

The Austin, Tex.-based jeweler could be valued at $1 billion or higher in the Jefferies-run process.

clock December 8, 2016Evan Clark


Marketing and Promotion

M&A Players Hunt for Prime Beauty Pickings

The owners of cosmetics, skin-care or hair-care businesses with room to grow can demand sky-high purchase prices in the current market.

clock June 15, 2016Allison Collins and Pete Born


M&A Deal-Making Rises

Consumer deal-making has gotten off to a good start in 2015 according to a new Mergermarket report.

clock July 11, 2015WWD Staff



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The Kering Foundation's #IDontSpeakHater campaign


Kering Foundation Launches Campaign to Defeat Cyberbullying

clock November 16, 2018Fleur Burlet

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