Kellie Ell

Kellie Ell is a reporter on WWD’s financial team, covering retail apparel, lingerie and the stock market. Kellie has previously worked for CNBC Digital and USA Today Money in New York City, covering national business news. She also spent nearly four years in South Korea where she worked as an editor, covering basic science. Kellie received her master’s degree from City University of New York in business journalism and undergraduate degree in photojournalism and American Sign Language from San Francisco State University.

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Hanky Panky Stoney Clover Lane underwear

Intimates

EXCLUSIVE: Hanky Panky Launches Collab With Stoney Clover Lane

The collection marks the intimates brand’s first collaboration with an accessories firm.

clock September 24, 2020Kellie Ell

Nike store

Financial

Nike Returns to Growth Amid Pandemic

The retailer made $1.5 billion in the most recent quarter, with double-digit growth along its digital platforms.

clock September 22, 2020Kellie Ell

Brookfield Place, Lower Manhattan, Manhattan

Retail

Mall Owner Brookfield Property Partners Announces Layoffs

Approximately 20 percent of the company’s retail division will be let go.

clock September 22, 2020Kellie Ell

Rent the Runway store

Retail

Rent the Runway Ends Unlimited Plan

The new price plan allows shoppers to choose between four, eight or 16 pieces a month.

clock September 17, 2020Kellie Ell

Curve Trade Show

Intimates

Curve Trade Show and The NPD Group Present Excellence Awards

The two groups will host a virtual event to honor this year’s top-performing brands and individuals in the intimates apparel industry.

clock September 17, 2020Kellie Ell

Express Tan France

Retail

EXCLUSIVE: Tan France to Host First Express Dream Big Day

The virtual event kicks off Express’ Dream Big Project, which helps a variety of organizations in need.

clock September 16, 2020Kellie Ell

Free People FP Movement

Retail

Free People Stretches Retail Footprint With Stand-alone FP Movement Stores

The move comes as a number of companies and brands try to take share in the growing activewear market.

clock September 15, 2020Kellie Ell

Victoria's Secret

Intimates

Victoria’s Secret Enters Joint Venture With Next PLC for Its U.K. Business

The deal gives parent company L Brands a minority stake in Victoria’s Secret’s U.K. business.

clock September 14, 2020Kellie Ell

Skims shapewear

Intimates

Kim Kardashian West’s Skims Is Making Its U.K. Debut

Meanwhile, the reality star-turned-entrepreneur responds to backlash over her upcoming maternity solutionwear line.

clock September 14, 2020Kellie Ell

Versace Capri

Financial

Versace Is One of Capri Holdings’ Best Assets, CEO John Idol Says

Meanwhile, headwinds persist for the Michael Kors and Jimmy Choo brands, especially in Europe.

clock September 10, 2020Kellie Ell

American Eagle Outfitters store

Financial

American Eagle Outfitters Logs More Quarterly Losses, but Aerie Continues to Stand Out

Ceo Jay Schottenstein reflects on fashion, the future of retail and plans for Aerie’s Jennifer Foyle to work with the AE brand.

clock September 9, 2020Kellie Ell

Halsey will once again appear in DKNYs campaign. Photographed by Zoey Grossman and styled by Zoe Costello, the spring campaign uses the New York City subway as a backdrop. Multimedia artist and model David Alexander Flinn is also featured in the ads. Videography was done by Nathalie Canguilhem. The dream-like hues of the campaign pay homage to New York City’s drive to dream big and change the world. Ads, including video, break globally today and will appear on paid social platforms and outdoor media in key global markets, including New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, London, Milan, Berlin, Frankfurt, Madrid, Barcelona, Dubai and Mexico City through April. — Lisa Lockwood

Financial

G-III Apparel Group Logs More Quarterly Losses, But Wall Street Satisfied With Company’s Progress

The DKNY and Donna Karan parent company expects revenues to decline another 28 percent to 33 percent in the back half of the year.

clock September 9, 2020Kellie Ell

Jennifer Foyle Aerie

Human Resources

American Eagle Outfitters Promotes Jennifer Foyle to Chief Creative Officer

In her expanded role, Foyle will oversee merchandising, design and marketing for both the American Eagle and Aerie brands.

clock September 9, 2020Kellie Ell

Anne Klein intimates

Intimates

EXCLUSIVE: Anne Klein Inks Deal for Intimates Collection With Vandale

The first collection, expected to launch in fall 2021, will consist of bras, underwear, shapewear and other lingerie.

clock September 9, 2020Kellie Ell

Lululemon x Roksanda

Financial

Lululemon’s Stock Nosedives After Falling Short on Quarterly Profits

But strong digital demand, international growth and health and wellness trends leave the company looking to the future.

clock September 8, 2020Kellie Ell

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