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Jean E. Palmieri

Senior Editor, Men's

Jean Palmieri is WWD's senior editor of men’s, serving as the primary editorial liaison between the menswear industry and the publication and is responsible for coordinating daily menswear coverage. She also reports and writes breaking news stories and features on the state of the industry. Before joining the WWD editorial team, Palmieri served as executive editor of DNR, managing a staff of more than 20 people, including employees and stringers. Before joining Fairchild, Palmieri was the New York bureau chief of California Apparel News. She started her journalism career as an assistant editor for Direct Magazine. A New York City native, Palmieri has a BA in journalism and mass communications from New York University and lives with her husband and American Eskimo dog in the suburbs of the city, where she enjoys participating in triathlons.

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American Eagle’s Team Spirit

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Mervyns Back in Growth Mode

Mervyns has undergone sweeping changes since it was sold 18 months ago, resulting in eight straight months of…

Obituary: DNR’s Clara Hancox Dead at 87

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Del Vecchio: The Past as Future at Brooks

Claudio Del Vecchio is a master of the juggling act.

Delivering on Imagination at Apple

Apple broke every rule of traditional retailing when it set out to open a network of stores three years ago.

Hilfiger in Five Years: Firm Said to Forecast Wholesale Will Halve

Long-term prospects are difficult for Tommy Hilfiger's wholesale business, said investment sources who have…

Klatsky to Partner in Private Equity Firm

Bruce Klatsky, former ceo of Phillips-Van Heusen, has become a partner in a new private equity firm.

Mitchells Joins Forces With Marshs

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Aiming at Wannabe Stars: New Format Jimmy’Z Taps Into Celeb Fashion Mania

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Boyds’ Expanding Scope

PHILADELPHIA — Kent Gushner is a man on a mission.

“Our store has always been known as the premier upscale men…

Mervyn’s Appoints Leto President, Top Merchant

NEW YORK — Rick Leto has landed himself a new gig.

A former top merchant at Kohl’s, who spent a short time at…

Obituary: Paul Ostrove

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Using Intuition and Instinct to Turn Around Gap

Paul Pressler has a story to tell.

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A Lesson in Anthropologie

For Anthropologie, more is definitely better.

“We embrace the complexity of our business rather than try to…