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What to Watch: The Wellness Boom

Consumers are taking a holistic and proactive approach to wellness, looking across the category for…

They Were, They Are: Culture News to Watch in 2023

Recapping the buzziest cultural trends of 2022, and what (and who) everyone will be talking about in the year…

What to Watch: In Search of Home Time

The homeware sector is expected to reach a market value of more than $200 billion by the end of 2031.

What to Watch: Piecing Together Clues Around Tiffany & Co.’s Renovated Fifth Avenue Flagship

What to expect from one of New York City retail's biggest openings in 2023: Tiffany's Fifth Avenue flagship…

What to Watch: Thom Browne, CFDA Chairman

The designer's biggest contribution could be encouraging American designers to embrace the weird.

What to Watch: Are Creative Tenures Getting Shorter at Europe’s Heritage Brands?

A WWD analysis of creative directors shows that more than half have been in their positions less than five…

What to Watch: WWD List: Fashion’s Longest-serving Creative Directors

Tenures at heritage brands seem to be getting shorter, a review of more than 40 appointments suggests.

What to Watch: J. Crew’s 40th, Banana Republic’s Traction

Fashion at the mall is starting to look a lot better.

What to Watch: Clienteling Is the New Black for Europe’s Luxury Giants

Existing, wealthy clients are seen as a buffer amid a darkening economic picture.

What to Watch: Bifurcation in Consumer Shopping Habits

Will retail's great divide continue as inflation persists?

What to Watch: Why America’s Migration Back to Stores Will Stick

To sustain the trend, retailers and shopping centers must further entertainment, food and beverage and…

What to Watch: Fashion Looks to Refinance in an Era of Higher Interest Rates

The once unstoppable VF has become a poster child for the squeeze companies are feeling as they look to roll…

What to Watch: PVH and G-III Start Down Their Separate Paths

The two companies are in the midst of unwinding their licensing deals for Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein…

What to Watch: Luxury Sector Likely to Experience U-shape Recovery in China

Unlike the swift V-shape rebound China experienced in the second quarter of 2020, the luxury business is…

What to Watch: The CEO Search Goes On at VF, Kohl’s, Gap and The RealReal

Turmoil in the market has led to turnover in the corner office with some big spots still to be filled.