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Media

Snap’s First Talent Partnership Head Goes to Nike

Snap formalized the role to oversee celebrity and influencer accounts only two years ago, but the segment is now under new management.

clock 10hKali Hays

A look from Pucci.

Designer and Luxury

EXCLUSIVE: Christelle Kocher Talks Pucci Collaboration and Taking Her Brand Global

The French designer is leveraging her Italian connections to propel her Koché label into a new phase of expansion.

clock 22hJoelle Diderich

The new “Air Jordan 1 Mid Milan” sneaker with The Attico logo pin.

Fashion Features

Jordan Joins Forces With The Attico for Women’s Apparel Launch in Italy

The new “Air Jordan 1 Mid Milan” sneaker also debuted on the first day of Milan Fashion Week.

clock 23hSandra Salibian

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Financial

Puma Breaks 5 Billion Euros Sales Barrier

The third-largest sportswear company in the world had a particularly dynamic 2019, boasting double-digit growth in almost every sector.

clock February 19, 2020Cathrin Schaer

Virgil Abloh, Carmelo Anthony, Rui Hachimura and Kim Jones

Mens Fashion

Virgil Abloh, Kim Jones Talk Design at Jordan Panel in Chicago

Jones got candid with WWD about designing for Jordan, NBA All-Star Weekend, Chicago, Kanye West and Kobe Bryant.

clock February 18, 2020Obi Anyanwu

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.

clock February 14, 2020Obi Anyanwu

Serena Williams with Anna Wintour.

People

Serena Williams Gets Personal With Anna Wintour Before S by Serena Presentation

Last year Williams reportedly earned $4.2 million in salary/winnings and $25 million in endorsements.

clock February 12, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

The scene at the Nike RTW Fall 2020 show.

Activewear

Nike’s Olympian Crowd

All about collaborations, Nike is exploring deals with Travis Scott, Heron Preston, Dao-Yi-Chow and others.

clock February 6, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

An international group of atheltes joined the Nike 2020 Forum in New York to unveil the brand's latest performance and sustainable innovations. 
 
From left to right: Ibtihaj Muhammad, English Gardner, Leticia Bufoni, Blake Leeper, Timothy Cheruiyot, Dina Asher-Smith, Tomoya Ochiai, Sky Brown, Chris Mosier, Nyjah Huston, DeAnna Price, Bebe Vio, Kevin Mayer, Megan Blunk, Brandi Chastain, Aaron Brown, Sophie Hahn, Aori Nishimura, Diana Taurasi, Miles Chamley-Watson, Leon Schaefer and Caster Semenya

Business Features

Nike Aims to Go Farther and Faster at Tokyo Olympics

The sporting goods giant is hosting an immersive experience to showcase its uniforms and other products during New York Fashion Week.

clock February 5, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

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Technology

Seems Legit: Sneaker Authentication Game Upping Automation

Entrupy expands its product authentication capabilities to the sneaker vertical with “Legit Check Tech.”

clock February 5, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

NBA All-Star Uniforms

Fashion Scoops

NBA, Nike to Tribute Kobe and Gianna Bryant at All-Star Weekend

All-Star uniforms will feature patches donning numbers 2 and 24, and the teams at the All-Star game will each be wearing the numbers.

clock January 31, 2020Obi Anyanwu

Miami-born artist Jessy Nite's mural and stylized football field in the courtyard of Unknwn.

Street Style

Unknwn Appeals to Women With Footwear and Football

The retailer is welcoming women into the gridiron on Super Bowl Sunday.

clock January 29, 2020Sharon Edelson

Kobe Bryant

Fashion Scoops

Resellers Criticized for Benefiting From Kobe Bryant’s Death

Nike said it did not pull product to combat resellers, and StockX is donating all proceeds Kobe-related merchandise to charity.

clock January 28, 2020Obi Anyanwu

Kobe Bryant

Fashion Scoops

Remembering the Teenage Kobe Bryant: Former Adidas America President Looks Back

The multilingual Bryant spent a good deal of his childhood in Europe and was more worldly than most elite teenage athletes, the executive said.

clock January 27, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Kobe Bryant

People

Death of Kobe Bryant Stuns World of Sports, Celebrity

The sudden death of the legendary basketball star shocked athletes and everyone from former President Obama to Bob Iger to a one-time Adidas executive who recalled signing Bryant as a teen.

clock January 26, 2020Kali Hays

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Business

Farfetch Bets on Drop Model With New 'Beats' Initiative

clock 23hNatalie Theodosi

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