Topshop’s Top Man On Being Sir Philip

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It’s a dark midwinter afternoon here and the freezing rain has just begun to descend, but Sir Philip Green is no victim of the January doldrums. SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLESWWD STYLE

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Dennis Freedman

Retail

Barneys Taps Dennis Freedman

The former W staffer succeeds Simon Doonan as creative director.

clock January 10, 2011Lisa Lockwood

Jennifer Hudson and Neil Lane

Jewelry

Joanna Coles, Neil Lane Honored at GEM Awards

Additional honorees included Breitling and Dr. Jeffrey E. Post, a curator at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History, for lifetime achievement.

clock January 11, 2011Lauren Benet Stephenson

Government and Trade

Joe’s Jeans to Pay $158K in Back Wages

Company’s contractor did not pay its workers the appropriate minimum wage and overtime required by law.

clock January 11, 2011Liza Casabona

Melissa Payner

Financial

Bluefly Invests in Eyewear Site

The online retailer has partnered with A+D Labs, a marketer of fashion eyewear, to launch Eyefly.com.

clock January 11, 2011Arnold J. Karr

The OPI 'Glee' nail collection

Color Cosmetics

Sephora to Debut ‘Glee’ Nail Collection

The limited edition set arrives in stores in February.

clock January 11, 2011Julie Naughton

Beauty Features

Neil Katz Headed to TPR Holdings

The fragrance industry veteran will act as a special adviser to the investment company with roots in the beauty business.

clock January 11, 2011Pete Born

Sir Philip Green

Human Resources

Being Sir Philip Green

Topshop’s top man will collect the National Retail Federation’s International Retailer of the Year Award today in New York.

clock January 11, 2011Samantha Conti

The Pose app.

Fashion Features

New App Encourages Users to Strike a Pose

The fashion world finally has its counterpart to Foodspotting, thanks to Pose, which debuts today.

clock January 11, 2011Cate T. Corcoran

Retail

NRF Speakers: Bigger Not Always Better

Memo from the National Retail Federation’s convention: In retailing, size won’t matter as much, and fashion will take a toned-down turn this year.

clock January 11, 2011WWD Staff

A Fabergé 7.42-carat diamond and white gold Trelliage pendant necklace

Jewelry

Fabergé’s Next Foray

The historic brand is launching a second line of fine jewelry, this one in white diamonds.

clock January 11, 2011Venessa Lau

Retail

Amancio Ortega to Step Down at Inditex

The founder of Spanish retail giant Inditex SA, owner of the Zara chain, will no longer be the chairman of the group.

clock January 11, 2011Joelle Diderich

Financial

Evercore Takes Stake in Grupo Axo

Private equity firm buys 20% of Mexican fashion operator.

clock January 11, 2011Evan Clark

Celine Pre-Fall 2011

Fashion Trends

Pre-Fall 2011 Trend: Details, Details

Prints and embellishments were aplenty in the latest pre-fall collections.

clock January 11, 2011WWD Staff

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

The Estée Lauder beauty hub at Debenhams

Business

Debenhams Collapses Hours After Arcadia Files for Bankruptcy

clock 2hSamantha Conti

Social Studies

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