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CaSandra Diggs, Lance LaVergne and Fe Noel

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Meghan Markle’s Story Could Teach Fashion a Thing About Diversity and Inclusion

While issues around diversity can be difficult for some to grasp or relate to, PVH’s Lance LaVergne drew on a current example many can connect with: Meghan Markle.

clock April 2, 2021Lisa Lockwood

Top row, from left, the speakers at the WWD 2021 Tokyo Retail Forum: Doug Stephens, founder of Retail Prophet; Jill Standish, senior managing director and global lead, retail at Accenture; Tal Zvi Nathanel, chief executive officer and cofounder of Showfields. Middle row: Mark Walker, CEO of Outerknown; designer Heron Preston; Romain Gaillard, CEO and founder of The Detox Market. Bottom row, from left: James Reinhart, CEO and cofounder of Thredup; Lisa Yamai, president and CEO of Snow Peak Inc.; fashion designer Tomo Koizumi.

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Navigating Post-COVID-19 Opportunities at WWD’s 2021 Tokyo Retail Forum

Adapted to an online format this year, the event continued to seek innovative ideas with the help of a strong lineup of speakers.

clock March 2, 2021Tianwei Zhang

Speakers at a webinar WWD's China edition WWD China hosted in collaboration with the British Fashion Council during London Fashion Week. The speakers are (top row) Angelica Cheung, BFC Ambassador in Asia, Stephanie Phair, BFC Chair and Caroline Wilson, British Ambassador to China. (Middle row) Stefano Martinetto, Chief Executive Tomorrow, David Beckham, BFC Ambassadorial President, and Kevin Jiang, President International Fashion & Lifestyle, JD.COM. (bottom row) Lena Yang, WWD China co-founder, Christopher Raeburn, Creative Director Timberland & Raeburn, and Anya Hindmarch, Creative Director Anya Hindmarch.

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David Beckham, Angelica Cheung Discuss British Fashion With WWD China

In a webinar in collaboration with the British Fashion Council, speakers shared how British and Chinese creatives navigate the new normal.

clock February 23, 2021Tianwei Zhang

A 1973 Summer shorts feature. Drawing by Glenn Tunstull.

Fashion Features

Glenn Tunstull on Illustrating for Women’s Wear Daily

The fashion illustrator discussed his influential career.

clock December 30, 2020Tonya Blazio-Licorish

Designer Eveningwear for 2014 from Carolina Herrera, Oscar de la Renta, Michael Kors and Brooks Brothers.

Fashion Features

Steven Stipelman on ‘the Electricity’ of WWD’s Illustrators

Now a professor at FIT, Stipelman’s star shone brightly at WWD, where he interpreted the work of designers from Rudy Gernreich to Yves Saint Laurent to Miuccia Prada.

clock December 29, 2020Bridget Foley

Andrew Flynn

Fashion Features

Working in a ‘Beehive of Activity’: An Insider’s View From Former Art Director Andrew Flynn

After joining WWD in 1978, Flynn marveled at the volume of work that the artists produced daily and on deadline.

clock December 28, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

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Business Features

The Challenges and Opportunities Created by the Pandemic

The first day of the WWD Virtual Apparel and Retail CEO Summit saw industry leaders discuss topics from consumer taste to diversity, the future of brick-and-mortar and sustainability.

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Arnaud Valois, Younes Bendjima, Kim Jones, Kailand Morris and Jérémie Laheurte.

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EXCLUSIVE: Dior Launches Men’s Tailoring Capsule Line

Kailand Morris, the son of Stevie Wonder, is among the faces of the line, which ranges from suit jackets to jogging pants.

clock November 13, 2020Joelle Diderich

Amanda Smith

Media

Fairchild Media Announces Amanda Smith as New President to Oversee WWD, Footwear News, Sourcing Journal and Beauty Inc

Amanda Smith’s appointment is part of a strategic shift that will for the first time bring all of PMC’s leading fashion brands under a single leadership and growth strategy.

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Tara Donaldson

Media

Editorial Changes Announced at WWD and Sourcing Journal

Tara Donaldson has been named executive editor at WWD, while Peter Sadera joins Sourcing Journal as editor in chief.

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Paul Jowdy

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Paul Jowdy to Depart WWD and Fairchild Live

During his almost nine-year tenure, Jowdy helped drive WWD’s transformation into a truly digital product, as well as growth in multiple areas.

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Kelly Dill

Beauty Features

Kelly Dill of Imaginary Ventures Talks Wellness Deals

Wellness is proving to be an attractive category to investors throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

clock July 24, 2020Ellen Thomas

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Fashion Features

Social Studies: Week of May 18

A look at what some of fashion’s insiders posted on social media this week.

clock May 21, 2020Emily Mercer and Andrew Shang and Alex Badia and Thomas Waller and Luis Campuzano

Poster for the WWD China Digital Sustainability Summit

Media

WWD China Launches Sustainability Summit With Yehyehyeh

The three-day event brings together leaders to assess what the industry can do to address sustainability issues.

clock April 20, 2020Tianwei Zhang

WWD China, China Fashion Week

Media

WWD China Announces Sustainable ‘Digital Fashion Week,’ and Summit

The publication kicks off a new sustainability campaign on March 18, with an entirely digital agenda of content, a fashion week and summit.

clock March 16, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

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