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Investors Bet on Farfetch's Curated Fashions

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Fashion

EXCLUSIVE: Tommy Hilfiger Shakes Things Up With Zendaya

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Business

Sears Bankruptcy Hits Hard

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Retail

Richard B. von Maur, Co-chairman of Von Maur Department Stores, 86

Von Maur, along with brother Charles, transformed a small downtown store to a midsized department store chain operating 33 units in 15 states.

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Fashion Scoops

David Abney of UPS Joins Macy’s Board

Abney has served in top roles at UPS for several years.

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Danielle Brooks (center) on the photo shoot with a plus-size crew.

Retail

New York & Co.’s Next Growth Vehicle: Fashion to Figure

Actress Danielle Brooks says collaborating with Fashion to Figure has given her a “yes girl, work it” moment.

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Brookfield Place in lower Manhattan.

Business Features

The Changing Face of Brookfield Place

Michael Goldban, SVP of retail leasing at Brookfield Place, talks about the vision for the prime, mixed-use complex in this exclusive interview with WWD.

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Accessory Trends

Offbeat Student Accessory Art Graces Madison Avenue

The business improvement district tapped the School of Visual Arts for the “Obsessorize” event.

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Business Features

Brooklyn-Bound: Manufacturing Firms Take Space at Navy Yard

The Brooklyn Navy Yard, undergoing its biggest expansion since World War II, is a growing hub for urban manufacturing.

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Retail

Happy Days: NRF Predicts Holiday Sales Gains of at Least 4.3 Percent

The healthy economy, high consumer confidence and retailers getting better at their own game should yield holiday sales gains.

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Retail

Wayne Drummond Named Chief Merchant at Hudson’s Bay and Home Outfitters

Hudson’s Bay in Canada is among the more stable divisions within the HBC portfolio.

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Markets

Vita Fede Jewelry Joins Industry Movement From Wholesaling to D-t-c

The traditional wholesaling model doesn’t work anymore for many brands.

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Retail

Penney’s Picks Jill Soltau as Next CEO to Lead Turnaround Efforts

The new ceo will be challenged to get the middle-American retailer back on track.

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Retail

Penney’s Names Jill Soltau Chief Executive Officer

The J. C. Penney Co. has named Jill Soltau chief executive officer, effective Oct. 15. Soltau, a 30-year retail veteran, most recently served as president and chief executive officer of JoAnn Stores, the nation’s largest fabric and crafts retailer with over 850 stores. Earlier, she was president of Shopko Stores. “Jill stood out from the […]

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Markets

Liz Rodbell Takes a Top Job at Steve Madden

The former Lord & Taylor president takes on a new role with a range of responsibilities.

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The Lord & Taylor flagship store on Fifth Avenue is seen, in New York. Lord & Taylor is abandoning plans to keep a store in the Fifth Avenue flagship it is selling, as the chain's owner closes more stores and focuses on online salesLord & Taylor Flagship, New York, USA - 06 Jun 2018

Retail

Lord & Taylor Flagship Sets Final Sale

The retailer hopes to retain New York City customers at suburban locations and via e-commerce.

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Retail

J.C. Penney’s Next Private Brand Play: Peyton & Parker

Unlike past private brand introductions, Peyton & Parker covers several categories for the whole family.

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Business Features

Standing up for Those Who Can’t

A huge crowd came to support the quest for a cure for paralysis.

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Sears Gets DIP Approval to Continue Operations

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