Retailers Add Back 258,300 Jobs With Big Gains at Specialty Stores

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#BLM in Italy: Stella Jean Feels Lack of Support

clock August 7, 2020Alessandra Turra


Beauty’s Creative Professionals During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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Rinascente Joins the Omnichannel Arena

The Italian department store debuts on Thursday its first online store, the latest chapter of parent Central Group’s omnichannel strategy.

clock June 10, 2020Alessandra Turra

Paul Stuart Advance

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Paul Stuart to Launch Gender-Fluid, Ath-leisure Capsule

Paul Stuart Advance was designed by a contemporary Japanese designer with ties to Mitsui, the store’s owner.

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Shop For a Shop will run next week to raise funds for specialty retailers.

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Independent Stores Fight Back Against Pandemic

Small merchants are taking steps to survive the crisis, centered around customer relationships.

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Red Bull's Alpha Tauri took over the Rinascente department store.

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Red Bull’s AlphaTauri Takes Over Milan’s Rinascente

The high-tech fashion label has installed two pop-ups and taken over windows of the department store.

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Miltons' Chestnut Hill, Mass., store.

Mens Retail Business

Miltons to Add Third Boston-Area Store at Burlington Mall

The men’s store was founded in 1947 and run by the third generation of the family.

clock January 16, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

Winston works with Bogner on its in-store merchandising.

Mens Retail Business

Randa Sells Third-party In-store Service Arm to Winston Retail

Winston will absorb nearly all of the 2,000 people that work for Randa’s Market Connect Group division.

clock January 10, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

The Slowear 18 flagship store on Milan's Via Solferino.


A Shopping-Cocktail Therapy: Slowear Unveils New Experiential Store in Milan

The 1,076-square-foot store located on Via Solferino 18 is part retail space, part mixology bar and café.

clock January 10, 2020Martino Carrera

Donald Ross of Van Dykes.

Mens Retail Business

Van Dykes’ Donald Ross Dies at 91

The Detroit retailer opened the men’s store in 1944, which is now being operated by his son David Ross.

clock December 19, 2019Jean E. Palmieri

Dana Glaeser in the Cockpit motorcycle vest.

Mens Retail Business

Slightly Alabama Branches Out Into Apparel With Cockpit Collab

The artisan leather goods brands has created a motorcycle vest and hunting jacket for its Bleecker Street store and online.

clock November 7, 2019Jean E. Palmieri

Rinascente store in Turin


Rinascente Sets Major Renovation Plan for Its Stores

The company, which inaugurated its revamped unit in Turin on Thursday, is also renovating its stores in Florence, Milan and Rome, as well as launching an online store in 2020.

clock October 4, 2019Alessandra Turra

Sutton Stracke


Sutton Stracke, Beverly Hills’ Newest Housewife, Opens Sutton

The shop, located on 636 North Almont Drive in West Hollywood, carries pieces by French fashion designer Alexis Mabille and August Getty, who’s offering demi-couture looks to order.

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The Ripple Effect of a Single Purchase Reverberates Bottom Line

ICSC’s new report reveals the “multiplying effect” of single transactions and how physical stores catalyze online spending — and vice versa.

clock July 30, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Andrea Panconesi


LuisaViaRoma at 90

LuisaViaRoma chief executive officer Andrea Panconesi discusses the past, present and future of the Florentine luxury multibrand store.

clock June 11, 2019Alessandra Turra

Barry and Marla Beck.

Beauty Features

Bluemercury Marks 20 Years In Business

The company has been around since 1999.

clock June 4, 2019WWD Staff

The new Blue Mercury store in New York.

Beauty Features

The Evolution of Bluemercury’s Digital Strategy

The company started as an online-only business and has spent the past 20 years leveraging its digital roots.

clock June 4, 2019Alexa Tietjen

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