Retailers Add Back 258,300 Jobs With Big Gains at Specialty Stores

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Fast Retailing Q1 Net Plunges 34.9 Percent

The company kept its full-year earnings forecast but trimmed its sales target.

clock January 13, 2011Kelly Wetherille



Target to Enter Canada in 2013

Retailer aims to open more than 100 stores through a $1.84 billion deal to take over up to 220 Zellers leases.

clock January 13, 2011David Moin


IFF’s Asian Move

Fragrance supplier International Flavors & Fragrances plans to open manufacturing plants in Singapore and Guangzhou, China.

clock January 13, 2011WWD Staff


Carrefour Misses 2010 Operating Profit Target

World’s second-largest retailer blames one-off charges resulting from an audit in Brazil.

clock January 13, 2011Joelle Diderich


Publisher Changes at Condé Nast

New Faces at Details and Bon Appetit.

clock January 13, 2011Amy Wicks

A ring from Diane von Furstenberg's newest H.Stern collection, named Sutras.

Fashion Scoops

DVF’s New Mantra… Ermenegildo Zegna’s 3-D Fashion Show…

Diane von Furstenberg’s newest H.Stern collection, named Sutras, is inspired by 18th-century Indian mogul jewelry.

clock January 14, 2011WWD Staff

Hermès rang in 2011 with a dinner at its workshop in the Paris suburb of Pantin this week, where even the table service was a work of art.


Exposure: Milling Around

Hermès rang in 2011 with a dinner at its workshop in the Paris suburb of Pantin.

clock January 14, 2011WWD Staff

Jil Sander Pre-Fall 2011

Fashion Trends

Pre-Fall 2011 Trend: As You Like It

The latest chapter in the never-ending story of pre-fall collections features sharp tailoring, pops of fur and a few girly flourishes.

clock January 14, 2011WWD Staff

A still from Gareth Pugh’s film.

Designer and Luxury

Church Pugh: Gareth Pugh’s Cinematic Foray

Pitti W’s guest designer showed his latest fashion film on Thursday night at Florence’s medieval Orsanmichele church.

clock January 14, 2011WWD Staff

Prada RTW Spring 2011

Designer and Luxury

Prada Opening Offices in Paris and Hong Kong

They will be the first design and research offices outside company headquarters in Milan.

clock January 14, 2011Luisa Zargani

Rosamund Pike


Fair Rosamund Pike

The actress talks about playing the ideal woman in “Barney’s Version” opposite Paul Giamatti.

clock January 14, 2011Alessandra Codinha

Theodore Roosevelt in Providence, R.I.


Q&A: Edmund Morris

The biographer has spent a healthy chunk of the last 30 years chronicling the life of Theodore Roosevelt.

clock January 14, 2011Matthew Lynch

Patrice Louvet

Beauty Features

P&G Plans Big Move Into Prestige Beauty

The Cincinnati-based personal care giant is already a powerhouse in fragrance.

clock January 14, 2011Kerry Olsen


Snippets: Bluefly’s Fragrance Boutique… Shiseido’s Decléor on ShopNBC…

Bluefly’s latest venture features hundreds of scents from Chanel, Hermès, Bulgari, Calvin Klein, and others discounted by upward of 40 percent.

clock January 14, 2011WWD Staff

Inside Athleta.


Gap Plays It Cautious With Athleta

The retailer recently opened the first flagship store for the activewear brand, but it’s in no hurry to open more.

clock January 14, 2011Joanna Ramey and Alexandra Steigrad

The Hilfigers spend a summer day at the country club in the spring campaign.

Marketing and Promotion

Clubbing With the Hilfigers

Spring ads for Tommy Hilfiger show a fictional all-American family partaking in the preppy rites of the season.

clock January 14, 2011Lisa Lockwood

A still from the Calvin Klein Collection commercial.


Memo Pad: Calvin Klein Collection on TV… The Limited’s Latest…

Kicking off with the Golden Globes on Sunday, Calvin Klein Inc. is adding a new layer to its Calvin Klein Collection media strategy — television.

clock January 14, 2011WWD Staff

Cindy Barshop, at her newest Completely Bare location at The Sports Club/LA - Rockefeller Center, in Phillip Lim’s dress; Jill Zarin leggings, Chanel boots and Susanna Galanis necklace.

Human Resources

Newest RHNYC Bares Her Secrets

The latest player to join “The Real Housewives of New York City” is Cindy Barshop, founder and owner of Completely Bare.

clock January 14, 2011Andrea Nagel

FYEO (For Your Eyes Only) Feather Lash Mascara

Color Cosmetics

Wal-Mart to Launch Tween Beauty Brand

The collection, called GeoGirl, is designed to tickle the demographic’s interest in green living and their obsession with technology.

clock January 14, 2011Molly Prior

MAC Wonder Woman products.

Color Cosmetics

MAC to Launch Wonder Woman Line

The beauty brand this spring will launch a color collection based on the comic book heroine.

clock January 14, 2011Julie Naughton

Marilyn Monroe’s famous subway breeze inspired Protec-Style Lingerie.


An Authentic Marilyn Monroe

The legendary actress is about to become a bigger brand, thanks to a recent acquisition by Authentic Brands Group.

clock January 14, 2011Lisa Lockwood

Lauren Bush

Designer and Luxury

Fashion Group International Announces Rising Star Finalists

Winners will be named at a star-studded luncheon on Jan. 27 at Cipriani restaurant in New York City.

clock January 14, 2011Marc Karimzadeh

Government and Trade

Imports Increase at Slower Pace in November

Overall trade deficit narrows.

clock January 14, 2011Liza Casabona

Designer and Luxury

LVMH-Hermès: Sizing Up the Cost

Buying all remaining shares of Hermès International on the free float would cost an estimated 3.8 billion euros, or $4.95 billion at current exchange.

clock January 14, 2011Miles Socha

A display at SIHH trade fair.

Designer and Luxury

Swiss Watch Industry Sees Upturn

Watchmakers are looking forward to hitting new peaks this year, thanks to an unexpectedly strong rebound in consumers’ appetite for luxury timepieces.

clock January 14, 2011Joelle Diderich


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