Bulls Are Back in Luxury: Hermès Net Rises 55%, Analysts Upgrade Sector

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Lacoste Confirms Oliveira Baptista as Artistic Director

Designer will present his first collection in New York next year.

clock August 31, 2010Emilie Marsh

Kate Moss and Corinne Day


Corinne Day Dies at 45

British fashion photographer Corinne Day, who helped propel model Kate Moss to fame, has died.

clock August 31, 2010Nina Jones

The exterior of Aéropostale on West 34th Street.


August Sales Seen Heavily Promotional

Many retailers cannibalized margins to secure market share gains.

clock September 1, 2010Alexandra Steigrad

Government and Trade

L.A. Anticounterfeit Sweep Brings 30 Arrests

Seized goods, if legitimate, would have worth of $12 million.

clock September 1, 2010Liza Casabona and Khanh T.L. Tran


Givaudan Sees Upward of 5.5% Annual Growth

Firm announced an updated five-year strategy Tuesday.

clock September 1, 2010Jennifer Weil

Citizens of Humanity’s cotton denim shorts with Tees by Tina’s nylon and spandex camisole. Echo silk scarf; Ben-Amun by Isaac Manevitz bangles; Noir ring and Motif 56 belt.

Fashion Trends

Foxy Lady

There’s a sexy Seventies vibe swinging through the denim market, as rises go higher and legs go wide.

clock September 1, 2010Kim Friday

A look from Juicy Couture.


Juicy Couture Scaled Back at Stores

Once one of the hottest names in the contemporary category, the brand will be harder to come by this fall.

clock September 1, 2010Lisa Lockwood

Catherine Malandrino

Designer and Luxury

Catherine Malandrino Links With Lacoste

With her French upbringing, the designer is right at home with this collaboration.

clock September 1, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg

Robert Thomson


Memo Pad: Vanity Fair’s Top 100 List… Jared Kushner on ‘Gossip Girl’…

Is Vanity Fair handicapping the increasingly competitive horse race between The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal?

clock September 1, 2010WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

H&M Said Linking Up with Lanvin

It looks like the retailer has snared one of the hottest labels in Europe for its next designer collaboration.

clock September 1, 2010Miles Socha

Bernd Beetz, Maurice Marciano and Alyssa Miller at the bell ringing.

Fashion Scoops

Marciano Visits the NYSE… Iman to Preview New Home Designs…

It wasn’t a typical Tuesday morning in the money pit when a distinguished-looking Maurice Marciano strolled in with five ultraleggy Guess models on his arm.

clock September 1, 2010WWD Staff

Government and Trade

Commerce Dept. Passes on Yuan Investigation

Chinese currency policy deemed to be uniform throughout nation’s economy.

clock September 1, 2010Liza Casabona


Carrefour Returns to Black

The world’s second-largest retailer reported first-half net profits of 82 million euros.

clock September 1, 2010Katya Foreman

Hermès Madison Avenue flagship.

Designer and Luxury

Hermes Ups Leathergoods at Madison Avenue Flagship

Previously cramped categories, such as enamel, now have the luxury of space.

clock September 1, 2010Sharon Edelson

The Saks Fifth Avenue flagship.


Saks Stock Rises on Takeover Report

Analysts skeptical, but shares rise 19.7%.

clock September 1, 2010Evan Clark and Vicki M. Young

The Clic H extralarge bracelet in enamel.

Designer and Luxury

Hermes Proves Luxury’s Strength

The skies continue to appear cloudless for the high-flying luxury sector.

clock September 1, 2010Miles Socha


Daily Stock Wrap: August 31, 2010

The day’s top gainers and losers.

clock September 1, 2010WWD Staff


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