Backstage at Nina Ricci RTW Fall 2019, photographed in Paris on March 1, 2019.


Nina Ricci Closes Historic Flagship Boutique in Paris

Owned by Spanish fragrance and fashion group Puig, the brand is pivoting to a digital-first strategy in line with its recent price repositioning.

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Mariano Puig Planas in Puig's Barcelona headquarters.

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In His Own Words: Mariano Puig Planas on Life and Business

The executive, who ran Puig for more than three decades, passed away this week at the age of 93.

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Mariano Puig Planas

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Mariano Puig Planas Dies at 93

He was a former president of Puig, the fashion and fragrance house that his family owns.

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Dries Van Noten

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Dries Van Noten Explains Why Designing Is Like Eating Olives

The Belgian designer talked about his creative methods at the WWD Virtual Apparel and Retail CEO Summit.

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Good Girl by Carolina Herrera

Beauty Features

Puig Shakes Up Business Structure, Aims for 3 Billion Euros in 2023 Sales

Among the shifts, the Spanish company is adding a Derma division bundling three of its dermocosmetics brands.

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Inside L'Artisan Parfumeur's Paris flagship

Beauty Features

L’Artisan Parfumeur Goes Back to Its Roots

The Puig-owned niche fragrance brand just reopened its new flagship on Paris’ Rue Saint-Honoré.

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Kenneth Ize RTW Spring 2021

Beauty Features

How to Glam Up the Designer Fragrance Category Again

From launching new labels to mining established brands’ heritage, industry experts share strategic insights.

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Backstage at Dries Van Noten RTW Fall 2020


Dries Van Noten to Open Boutique in Shanghai

The boutique in the Réel Mall is slated to open in late August.

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Unilever headquartersUnilever headquarters, Rotterdam, Netherlands - 17 Jul 2018


Unilever Simplifies Structure, Lays Groundwork for More M&A

The company has historically had a dual-headed legal structure, based in London and Amsterdam.

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The Charlotte Tilbury store in Covent Garden

Beauty Features

Puig Acquiring Charlotte Tilbury, Releases 2019 Results

News of the acquisition confirms a report published by WWD on Wednesday.

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Charlotte Tilbury

Beauty Features

Puig Looks Poised to Acquire Charlotte Tilbury Beauty

Sources say the deal’s announcement could come as early as Thursday.

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Granado's book published by Assouline.

Beauty Features

Granado Celebrates Its 150th Birthday

Brazil’s oldest pharmacy brand has a year of festivities lined up, while business booms.

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Carolina Herrera New York Makeup

Beauty Features

EXCLUSIVE: Carolina Herrera Thinks Makeup Can Be Jewelry, Too

The fashion brand’s first lipsticks and compacts, debuting in March, come in “ready-to-wear” packaging.

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Backstage at Jean Paul Gaultier, Haute Couture Spring Summer 2020, photographed in Paris on Jan 22,2020.

Fashion Scoops

Jean Paul Gaultier Taps New General Manager

Antoine Gagey has succeeded Sophie Waintraub in the role.

clock January 31, 2020Jennifer Weil

From left: A model wearing a look from Botter’s fall 2020 collection, Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh

Mens Designer Luxury

Botter Makes Paris Debut With ‘Couture-Meets-DIY’ Men’s Line

A year after their debut at Nina Ricci, Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh are bringing their men’s wear label Botter to the Paris runway.

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