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Media

Are the 2020s When Print Media Will End?

Some major publishing executives are already counting down the number of years print as a medium has left.

clock January 10, 2020Kali Hays

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Beauty Features

Is Beauty Headed for a Social Media Shakeup in 2020?

Instagram’s user growth is slowing. Meanwhile, TikTok is buzzing.

clock January 9, 2020Alexa Tietjen

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Financial

Fashion’s Sustainability Battles Seen Spilling Into Social Realms

Addressing corporate social responsibility as “greenish pet projects” is no longer an option, said consulting firm Oliver Wyman.

clock January 9, 2020Mimosa Spencer

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Beauty Features

Blurring the Lines Between Beauty, Wellness and Holistic Treatments

Net-a-porter has added a wellness subcategory to its beauty pages, offering products such as hair vitamins and water bottles with amethyst crystals while Cult Beauty sells libido and energy boost pills, and quartz eye masks.

clock January 9, 2020Samantha Conti

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Retail

A Secondhand Opinion: Retail 2020 and Beyond

WWD asks experts in the reuse, re-commerce, resale and secondhand markets what trends will define retail in 2020.

clock January 9, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

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Retail

Apparel Manufacturing Primed for Disruption in the 2020s

New technology, growing consumer awareness and financial necessity are all pushing the fashion toward better manufacturing methods.

clock January 9, 2020Kali Hays

Backstage at Acne Studios RTW Spring 2020

Fashion Features

Designers Return to Showing, Selling Twice Year — and It Makes Sense

Smaller, independent brands with budgets to manage are among the first to address the issue.

clock January 8, 2020Natalie Theodosi

Barneys is currently running liquidation sales.

Mens Retail Business

Bergdorf’s, Others Best Positioned to Capture the Barneys Men’s Shopper

Other retailers such as Saks, The Webster and Dover Street Market are also seen as possible options.

clock January 8, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

Backstage at Berluti Men's Spring 2020

Mens Fashion

The Husky Male Model

Full beards and muscly chests were spotted on the men’s runway this year. Will the husky male model manage to bring more diversity to men’s fashion?

clock January 8, 2020Fleur Burlet

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Fashion Trends

The Reemergence of Brands Made in L.A.

Casual, cool and boasting local production, L.A.-made goods are becoming more common.

clock January 8, 2020Kali Hays

The Mr. Collection offers rental services to men.

Mens Retail Business

Men’s Rental Services Begin to Emerge

Although most companies are concentrating on women’s wear, there are a few that are focused on men’s.

clock January 8, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

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Business Features

Amazon Readies for Leap Into Luxury Fashion

According to industry sources, Amazon will launch luxury via a concession model, starting with the U.S. market.

clock January 8, 2020Samantha Conti

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Business Features

Tapestry’s Big Comeback

New ceo Jide Zeitlin has his hands full looking for new talent to lead Kate Spade, continuing to expand Coach and updating product assortment across the portfolio. But will it work?

clock January 8, 2020Kellie Ell

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Fashion Features

Moore From L.A.: Gender-Neutral the New Fashion Norm

“To remain relevant in the next decade, brands must rethink how they approach gender. The best brands are already doing it.”

clock January 8, 2020Booth Moore

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Financial

How Long Will the Economy Hold Strong?

With interest rates still low, and retail sales on the upswing, a recession in 2020 appears less likely to happen.

clock January 6, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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Fashion

Live Coverage from Milan Digital Fashion Week

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