Thursday’s Digital Daily: March 2, 2017

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Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP/REX/Shutterstock (8445162az)President Donald Trump gestures towards democrats while addressing a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in WashingtonTrump Speech, Washington, USA - 28 Feb 2017

Government and Trade

A Tamer Trump Drives Wall Street

The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared to new heights after President Trump delivered a ‘presidential’ address to Congress.

clock March 2, 2017Evan Clark

Ray-ban

Eyewear

Luxottica Profits Climb 5.8 Percent

The Italian eyewear group in January revealed plans to merge with French group Essilor.

clock March 1, 2017Gordon Sorlini

Target

Financial

Target Gets Outlook Downgrade After Earnings, Sales Slip

Fitch Ratings maintained the retailer’s rating, but switched its outlook to negative after Target posted disappointing financial results and announced a $7 billion turnaround plan

clock March 1, 2017Kali Hays

Caudalie's first freestanding concept spa, L'appartement Caudalie on Madison.

Skin Care

Caudalie Opens First Concept Spa in New York

L’appartement Caudalie on Madison is located on Madison Avenue and 68th Street in the Landmark Building.

clock March 2, 2017Rachel Strugatz

Charles S. Cohen

Mergers and Acquisitions

Charles S. Cohen Takes Majority Stake in Savile Row’s Richard James

Cohen, a real estate and film entrepreneur, has long been a Richard James client.

clock March 1, 2017Samantha Conti

Details at Dries Van Noten RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Dries Van Noten RTW Fall 2017

Dries Van Noten marked his 100th fashion show with the clothes and the models who have telegraphed their power from the beginning.

clock March 1, 2017Bridget Foley

Maison Margiela RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Maison Margiela RTW Fall 2017

John Galliano stripped away structure, recombining pieces and adding offbeat decoration until basic became anything but.

clock March 1, 2017Bridget Foley

Lanvin RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Lanvin RTW Fall 2017

Bouchra Jarrar moved the needle in a more delicate, dreamy direction for fall.

clock March 1, 2017Jessica Iredale

Y/Project RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Y/Project RTW Fall 2017

Glenn Martens sees the moment we’re in clearly and has risen to the challenge with his strange, highly original romantic blur of 18th century and 21st century fashions.

clock March 1, 2017Jessica Iredale

Rochas RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Rochas RTW Fall 2017

Alessandro Dell’Acqua pulled back on the eccentricity in favor of purebred, classic polish.

clock March 1, 2017Jessica Iredale

Lemaire RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Lemaire RTW Fall 2017

Christophe Lemaire and Sarah-Linh Tran flexed of a harder, edgier set of muscles that seemed aimed at office drone chic.

clock March 1, 2017Jessica Iredale

Courrèges RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Courrèges RTW Fall 2017

Sébastien Meyer and Arnaud Vaillant focused on four categories: jackets, miniskirts, knits and architectural dresses.

clock March 1, 2017Jessica Iredale

Anne Sophie Madsen RTW Fall  2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Anne Sofie Madsen RTW Fall 2017

Danish designer Anne Sofie Madsen gave very wearable sportswear a futuristic vibe.

clock March 1, 2017Lily Templeton

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2017

The French designer proposed an entente cordiale, melding British and French influences for her fall collection.

clock March 1, 2017Lily Templeton

Aalto RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Aalto RTW Fall 2017

Tuomas Merikoski continued on with a more grown-up vibe for fall.

clock February 28, 2017Jennifer Weil

A look at the "Salotto Angela Missoni" exhibit.

Lifestyle

Angela Missoni Brings Her ‘Salotto’ to New York With Kreëmart

The immersive exhibit will be on view at the brand’s Madison Avenue boutique.

clock March 2, 2017Kristen Tauer

THE WALDORF ASTORIA HOTEL, PARK AVENUE, MANHATTAN, NEW YORK, AMERICAVARIOUS

Lifestyle

Inside Waldorf-Astoria’s Tearful Goodbye

The famed hotel shutters its doors March 1 for a “complete renovation and restoration,” which will likely last several years.

clock March 1, 2017Andrew Nodell

Kellyanne Conway, Donal Trump presidency

Government and Trade

White House Defends ‘Buy Ivanka’ TV Plug as Inadvertent

Counsel for the White House said an internal investigation of Kellyanne Conway’s TV comments urging shoppers to buy Ivanka Trump’s line lacked intent and “nefarious motive.”

clock March 1, 2017Kali Hays

A look from Olivine Gabbro.

Designer and Luxury

Mitchells Stores Forges Partnership With Olivine Gabbro

The collection will be sold at Richards, Wilkes Bashford and by appointment at Mitchells.

clock March 1, 2017Lisa Lockwood

Patrick Yee and Trey Laird

Media

Laird + Partners Taps Patrick Yee as CEO

Most recently, Yee was executive vice president of marketing and strategy at Refinery29.

clock March 1, 2017Lisa Lockwood

Federico Marchetti

Financial

Tit for Tat: Marchetti Boasts YNAP Model Over Farfetch

Discussing YNAP’s strong growth in 2016, the ceo talked up his business versus rival Farfetch’s.

clock March 1, 2017Luisa Zargani

Anja Rubik, Gaspar Noé, Anthony Vaccarello & David Alexander Flinn

Parties

Saint Laurent’s After Party Was a Magnet for Creative Types

The party’s organizer, Luka Isaac, was signed by the Kate Moss Agency on sight.

clock March 1, 2017Robert Williams

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Hero Cosmetics Rescue Mission Holiday Kit

Beauty

Holiday Shopping in Beauty Focuses on Discounts, D-to-c

clock 11hAllison Collins

Social Studies

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