WWD Summit

Lauren Bitar

Retail

Lauren Bitar on Retail’s Growing Pains — and Overcoming Quick Fixes

Bitar spoke about the dangers of retail buzzwords and employing the right methods.

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Simon Mitchell

Retail

Transcendent Retail Lies at Core of Sybarite’s Design Code

Simon Mitchell about creating experiences from a door handle to a pop-up space.

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Vice President & General Manager at innisfree U.S.A., Julien Bouzitat

Skin Care

Julien Bouzitat Says Innisfree Stores Are Designed for Instagram

The brand’s store experiences are meant to elicit content creation.

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Chief Marketing Officer, PGA TOUR Superstore, Matt Corey

Retail

PGA Tour Superstore Focuses on Experiential Retail

Motivating consumers of all ages to get involved in golf is the primary goal.

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Global Vice President, Digital Innovation at Coty Inc., Fred Gerantabee

Beauty Features

How to Close the Digital and Retail Gap, According to Coty’s Fred Gerantabee

Retailers and brands should think of how consumers naturally use technology and work that into physical stores, Gerantabee says.

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Ehief Executive Officer & Co-founder at Afterpay, Nick Molnar

Media

Afterpay’s Nick Molnar Says Millennial Fears Drive Spending

The Afterpay ceo thinks brands need to work with how younger generations like to spend, not try to change it.

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Marc Jacobs

Beauty Features

WWD Beauty Summit, Day 2: Marc Jacobs, Going Natural and Influencer 2.0

Marc Jacobs talked building a $200 million beauty brand. Alex Keith announced P&G’s partnership with Kew Gardens.

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Business Features

The Importance of Knowing Consumer Entry Points on E-commerce Sites

Jack Riker, of BounceX, and Anthony Milano, of Boardriders, share insights into the state of digital marketing.

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Mens Retail Business

Untuckit’s Aaron Sanandres on Breaking the Rules

The ceo spoke about building an apparel brand, without having any retail experience.

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Yoshiaki Arai, Hiroyuki Kondo, and Susumu Sasaki speaking at WWD's inaugural Tokyo summit in partnership with Lumine.

Retail

Panel of Retail Executives on Nurturing Talent and a Lifestyle Approach

The panel was made up of Lumine’s chairman Yoshiaki Arai; Hiroyuki Kondo, president and ceo of Mash Holdings, and Susumu Sasaki, president and ceo of Jun Co.

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Albin Johansson speaking at WWD's inaugural Tokyo summit in partnership with Lumine.

Designer and Luxury

Axel Arigato Focuses on Customer Experience, Online and Off

The Swedish streetwear brand believes retail is alive and well — provided brands create energy for consumers.

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Jo Horgan speaking at WWD's inaugural Tokyo summit in partnership with Lumine.

Beauty Features

Jo Horgan on Turning Mecca Into Australia’s Largest Beauty Retailer

The company’s founder discussed what she called her five “Mecca maxims” for connecting with customers and growing a successful retailer.

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John Elliott speaking at WWD's inaugural Tokyo summit in partnership with Lumine.

Designer and Luxury

John Elliott on Building Brand Via Social Media

The designer discussed using Instagram and chat forums to link directly with his customers.

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Alessandro Sartori.

Mens Retail Business

Speaker Lineup Set for Men’s Summit on March 27

Ermenegildo Zegna, Farfetch, American Eagle Outfitters and Suitsupply will be among those participating.

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Anastasia Soare

Beauty Features

Anastasia Soare on Millennials, Instagram and Starting With Nothing

Soare advised brands to have a genuine personality on social media.

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