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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.

More From Kellie Ell

Calida Group Acquires Lingerie Brand Cosabella for $80 Million

The deal enables the Swiss holding company to strengthen its position in the U.S. innerwear market, while…

EXCLUSIVE: Kim Kardashian’s Skims Hires Jordan Brand’s Andy Muir as CFO

Muir has been tasked with leading the company's growth and financial plans as it attempts to expand…

Target Disappoints, Shares Plunge Nearly 25 Percent

The big-box retailer said excess inventory and higher freight costs led to declining profits.

Walmart Earnings Fall Short Thanks to Rising Gas and Food Prices

Company shares fell 11.38 percent Tuesday to $131.35 apiece after the company failed to deliver on…

Skims Casts Rosalía for First Bilingual Campaign

Kim Kardashian's innerwear and swimwear brand has its eye on international waters.

Kering Honors Viola Davis, Etro’s New Suite, Cohen Tries Retail

Kering gives Viola Davis its Women in Motion award, Etro furnishes a suite at the Punta Tragara Hotel…

ThredUp Increases Top-line Revenues, But Fails to Impress Investors

Company shares reach a new low, closing down more than 13 percent Monday, and falling about 10 percent more…

Fashion and Art Meet for Luxury Swimwear Collaboration

Vilebrequin teams up with contemporary art Swiss publishing house JRP Editions for a limited-edition…

Equinox Sky-High Yoga Returns to the Edge of New York City

The third annual series of classes, a partnership between Equinox and Hudson Yards, is meant to drive traffic…

Kate’s Fashion Impact, OTB Helps Ukraine, Kim Reigns Over the Met

Searches soared after Kate Middleton wore Edeline Lee, OTB helps Ukraine and Kim Kardashian led Google…

Fashion Is Finally in the Midst of an ESG Frenzy

Retail expert Cara Smyth discusses the role companies play in driving the conversation about environmental…

Gigi Hadid x Frankies Bikinis Collab Adds Childrenswear to the Mix

The limited-edition Gigi Hadid x Frankies Bikinis collection includes children's swimwear, loungewear…

EXCLUSIVE: American Eagle Outfitters’ Unsubscribed Opens Store in New York City

Each store in the slow retail brand's fleet is curated to include items specific to that area.

Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty Reveals Plans to Open Six More Brick-and-mortar Stores

The expansion brings the store count to roughly a dozen, anchored by $310 million of investor funds.

Revolve Responds to Coachella Criticism; Posts Growth Across All Segments

"Everything within our control is going extremely well," Cofounder Michael Mente told WWD. "It's a secret…