Fashion

Voices of Fashion's Black Creatives on the Work to Be Done

clock 13hAndrew Shang and Victor Vaughns Jr. and Thomas Waller and Luis Campuzano and Emily Mercer and Rosemary Feitelberg

Beauty

Beauty Forced to Confront Racism

clock 5hAlexa Tietjen and Allison Collins and Ellen Thomas

Business

Unemployment Rate Improves to 13.3 Percent in COVID-19 Crisis

clock 4hEvan Clark

Patagonia

Sustainable, employees, social

Business Features

Even for Sustainable Brands, It’s a Matter of Survival

Patagonia, Everlane and Reformation are brands focused on sustainability, but how long can they and start-ups afford to do the right thing?

clock April 1, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

How Coronavirus Is Impacting the Fashion Industry

Retail

The Retail Wishlist

Retailers closing stores across the country amid the coronavirus pandemic have asked the government to intervene.

clock March 20, 2020Sindhu Sundar

Rental, resale

Retail

What of Renting, Consigning and Reselling Clothing During Quarantine?

WFH? Resale marketplaces try virtual consignment, as rental services aim to adjust their offerings for customers with nowhere to go. Analysts weigh in.

clock March 18, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

Store closed sign

Retail

COVID-19 Retail Store Closures

Fashion reacts by temporarily closing stores or reducing hours to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Here’s the complete list of changes.

clock March 17, 2020Kellie Ell

What to Know About Coronavirus’ Impact in New York City

Legal

Coronavirus-related Shutdowns Spark More Questions on Pay

As states around the U.S. scramble to restrict public places in order to slow the pandemic, many workers face questions about pay.

clock March 16, 2020Sindhu Sundar

Urban Outfitters

Retail

Store Closures in North America Begin as Coronavirus Spreads

The list now includes Urban Outfitters, Patagonia, Everlane, Abercrombie, Glossier, Nike, Allbirds and Apple. Others have announced limited store hours.

clock March 14, 2020Kellie Ell

Appear Here's mural for the contest in Hackney, London.

Retail

Appear Here Searching for Creative and Socially Responsible Retailers

The contest has grown every year since its inception in 2017.

clock January 10, 2020Sharon Edelson

A model wearing a dress with a pattern by Alan Li, who is working on a painting behind her.

Ready To Wear

Where Some See Disabilities, Alivia Sees Art for Fashion

The brand’s cofounder coaxes and nurtures creativity.

clock January 2, 2020Sharon Edelson

The scene on Black Friday 2018.

Fashion Scoops

These 7 Fashion and Beauty Brands Are Doing Black Friday 2019 Differently

The post-Thanksgiving day shopping ritual is getting an untraditional update.

clock November 20, 2019Layla Ilchi

Alex Rodriguez hits the runway.

Fashion Scoops

A-Rod, Javon Walton and ‘Bachelor’ Star Demi Burnett Model at Dick’s Sporting Goods’ First Runway Show

The sporting goods chain has been in the news recently, due to its ceo’s new book and the company’s stance on gun control.

clock October 10, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Fair Trade Pop-Up

Retail

Fair Trade USA Unveils First NYC Marketplace

Patagonia, West Elm, Kroger and other Fair Trade brand partners showcase in Manhattan’s Seaport District through Oct.

clock October 7, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Patagonia, Rose Marcario, sustainability

Retail

‘Lead by Example’ Says Patagonia’s CEO, Rose Marcario at U.N. Champions of Earth Gala

Patagonia received the award for entrepreneurial vision at the Champions of the Earth gala held by the United Nations.

clock September 27, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Allbirds

Retail

Fashion’s ‘Conscious’ Brands Rally Corporate America to Act

A group of more than 30 companies across industries, including Allbirds, Patagonia and Beautycounter, have a message for the rest of corporate America.

clock August 25, 2019Sindhu Sundar

The B Corps program is run by the non-profit B Lab.

Retail

What It Means to Be a B Corp

What the label means for apparel makers branding themselves as conscious actors — and the consuming public they are courting.

clock August 14, 2019Sindhu Sundar

Patagonia is battling Anheuser-Busch in California federal court.

Legal

Anheuser-Busch Parries Patagonia’s Infringement Claims Over Beer Brand

The brewing company asked a California federal court to dismiss Patagonia’s suit over its “Cerveza Patagonia” beer.

clock July 5, 2019Sindhu Sundar

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Beauty companies donate black lives matter

Beauty

Beauty Companies Donate to Black Lives Matter

clock 4hAlexa Tietjen

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