Fashion

Dior Plots Global Retail Push for Chiuri's First Collection

The initiative combines freestanding pop-ups, partnerships with key retailers and special in-store merchandising.

clock 10hJoelle Diderich and Sharon Edelson

Eye

Franca Sozzani's Mass Draws Designers, Executives in Milan

The Mass was held at the tail end of Milan Fashion Week to remember the late editor in chief of Vogue Italia, who died in December.

clock 20hLuisa Zargani and Alessandra Turra

Business

Warren Buffett Baffled by Retail

The investor praised Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and said he can’t figure out retail.

clock 10hEvan Clark

Thom Browne Branching Out

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Overview

The designer is launching a new line for fall 2014 centered around the classic gray suit — just don’t call it a commercial collection.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

A look from the Thom Browne collection for fall '14.

Designer and Luxury

Thom Browne Branching Out

The designer is launching a new line for fall 2014 centered around the classic gray suit — just don’t call it a commercial collection.

clock November 20, 2013Jean E. Palmieri

Mergers and Acquisitions

Eminence Pushes Its Position for Men’s Wearhouse Merger

The hedge fund believes that the value created from combining Men’s Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank is “massive.”

clock November 20, 2013Vicki M. Young

Neil Barrett: From left: Cotton and polyamide T-shirt and cotton, polyamide and spandex pants; Cotton and polyamide sweater and shorts

Fashion Features

Men’s Wear Trend: Jumpin’ Jack Flash

Athletic references such as the modern cyclist and the street surfer continue to dominate the designer landscape for spring.

clock November 21, 2013Alex Badia

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Spring bags from Michael Kors featured in The Walk campaign.

Business

Michael Kors Reprises ‘The Walk’ Street-Style Handbag Campaign

clock 10hLisa Lockwood

Social Studies