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Who Killed Kitson?

More questions than answers persist in a legal battle where allegations a retailer’s lenders brought down the business.

clock July 31, 2019Kari Hamanaka

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Instagram’s Head of Partnerships Talks All Things Pop Culture, Los Angeles

How the social media platform’s relationship with some of the biggest names and their Instagram strategies has evolved.

clock July 30, 2019Kari Hamanaka


Fashion Scoops

Revolve Ups Ante in Online Search

The retailer is expanding its use of a new visual search tool.

clock July 29, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Naked Wardrobe

Fashion Features

Naked Wardrobe Founders Discuss Growth, Retail

The Kaviani sisters are ready to take Naked Wardrobe to the next level with continued category expansion and a launch into wholesale.

clock July 29, 2019Kari Hamanaka



Adrienne Bailon-Houghton Has Plans to Build XIXI Into a Lifestyle Brand

The singer, actress and entrepreneur has big plans for her budding jewelry brand.

clock July 29, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Bristol Studio

Mens Sportswear

Bristol Studio Offers Its Spin on Business Casual

The Los Angeles men’s brand has a new, office-inspired capsule.

clock July 29, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Simon G. Jewelry

Mens Accessories

Simon G. Jewelry Sees Growth Potential in Men’s

The California jeweler will release its first men’s collection in the fall.

clock July 25, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Sorella x Fubu

Fashion Features

Sorella Founders Talk Fubu, Leveraging the #GirlsTour Movement

Heather Sanders and Brittney Turner on what’s next for their brand founded on women’s empowerment.

clock July 23, 2019Kari Hamanaka


Mens Designer Luxury

Men’s Denim Brand Monfrère Expands to U.K.

The Los Angeles-based label is now in Selfridges as the company plans growth in Asia.

clock July 22, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Towne by Elyse Walker


Elyse Walker Steps Up Expansion, Talks With Potential Partners

Luxury retailer Elyse Walker is entertaining prospective strategic partners as growth continues at a steady clip for her newest concept, Towne.

clock July 22, 2019Kari Hamanaka


Fashion Features

YG Celebrates Release of Summer Capsule

Last year represented a turning point for the brand with cut-and-sew debuting at Barneys and now begs the question of what’s next for the Los Angeles label.

clock July 19, 2019Kari Hamanaka


Mens Sportswear

Ripndip Suits Up for Texas River Float

The skate brand’s marketing push has big festival aspirations fueling it.

clock July 17, 2019Kari Hamanaka


Fashion Scoops

U.K. Department for International Trade Brings British Designers to Fred Segal

The group of six British fashion brands will hold court at a Fred Segal pop-up.

clock July 16, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Kate Walsh

Beauty Features

Kate Walsh Tests Boyfriend Perfume Pop-up Ahead of Retail Relaunch

The beauty brand started by the actress went back to direct-to-consumer last year and plans to reenter wholesale in the fall.

clock July 16, 2019Kari Hamanaka


Designer and Luxury

Luxury Rental Showroom By:Fashionaholic Expanding to Los Angeles

The Chicago-based business will open a permanent West Hollywood showroom in September on the heels of a successful pop-up testing into the L.A. market.

clock July 16, 2019Kari Hamanaka

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Amazon car sales. File photo dated 25/11/15 of an Amazon sign, as the company is weighing up plans to pursue a corporate partnership that could see it begin selling cars to UK consumers on its website after whetting its appetite in European markets including France and Italy. Issue date: Thursday June 15, 2017. It would see the online retail giant team up with a vehicle manufacturer to offer promotions and receive orders for new cars from UK customers through Amazon's platform, the Press Association understands. See PA story CITY Amazon. Photo credit should read: Nick Ansell/PA Wire URN:31703724


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