SJP Exits Halston, Is Weinstein Next?

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With Sarah Jessica Parker on her way out at Halston and Harvey Weinstein said to be following suit, what is next for this storied but challenged American fashion house?SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

Carrefour Projects Profit Decline

Retailer drops plans to merge with Brazil’s Companhia Brasileira de Distribuição.

clock July 13, 2011Joelle Diderich

Financial

Burberry Revenues Climb 30 Percent in First Quarter

Outerwear and large leather goods contribute more than half of retail sales.

clock July 13, 2011Samantha Conti

Sarah Jessica Parker

Designer and Luxury

Sarah Jessica Parker Exits Halston, Is Harvey Weinstein Next?

According to sources, the actress and mogul are ending their association with the storied fashion house.

clock July 13, 2011Marc Karimzadeh and Evan Clark

Business Features

Yves Saint Laurent Answers Christian Louboutin Mark Charges

Cites prior use, lack of harm or consumer confusion in effort to block injunction.

clock July 13, 2011Alexandra Steigrad

Osborn

Retail

Project New York Preview: New and Noteworthy

About 200 brands will show at the fair beginning on Sunday. Here are six booths not to miss.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri and David Lipke

Rogue’s suede jacket, Alpha Industries’ nylon jacket and Andrew Buckler’s cotton pants.

Fashion Features

Men’s Wear Trend: Summer and the City

A wave of modernism is sweeping across Project and the other New York trade shows for spring.

clock July 14, 2011Alex Badia

John Thornley at the Ace Hotel.

People

Boys’ Night Out With U.S. Royalty

WWD blew off curfew to hang out with John Thornley, the blue-eyed front man for the all-male rock band.

clock July 14, 2011Jessica Iredale

Shaun White at the Tribeca Grand.

People

Shaun White Eyes Double Gold in Sochi

The 24-year-old snowboarder has parlayed his success on the slopes into a multimillion-dollar business that includes deals with Oakley, Target, Burton and more.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

Shipley & Halmos’ cotton jacket and Onia’s nylon swim trunks.

Retail

Contemporary Stores Upbeat About Spring

Shorter shorts, vintage brands and soft dressing are all seen as key to driving sales.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

Financial

Haskell Jewels Acquires Robert Lee Morris

The acquisition comprises all assets, including the jewelry designer’s QVC and department store businesses, a retail store in SoHo, archives and trademarks.

clock July 14, 2011Rachel Strugatz

Financial

Sale of Italian Accessories Brands Fuels M&A Fever

Korean fund E-Land has acquired Mandarina Duck and Antichi Pellettieri has taken control of Mosaicon, which owned Braccialini and Francesco Biasia.

clock July 14, 2011Luisa Zargani

A ring by Kwiat.

Financial

Record Gold Prices Challenge Industry

Jewelry designers are focusing on gemstones to skirt hikes.

clock July 14, 2011Evan Clark and Rachel Strugatz

Lauren Remington Platt

Fashion Scoops

Bottega Veneta Fetes New Scent… Supermodels Cycle for Cause…

Bottega Veneta threw a party this week to celebrate its first fragrance at The Academy Mansion in New York.

clock July 14, 2011WWD Staff

Karen Kane’s silk blouse and rayon, nylon and spandex skirt. Ted Rossi bracelet; Boutique 9 shoes.

Fashion Trends

Better Market Trend: Black and White

Clean shapes and geometric patterns have taken a decidedly modern turn for holiday.

clock July 14, 2011Kim Friday

The Canali showroom spans 11,000 square feet.

Retail

Canali Relocates to Manhattan’s Meatpacking District

Italian luxury brand spent $10.6 million on its new showroom, which is close to 11,000 square feet.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

The Paul Stuart shop.

Retail

Paul Stuart Spotlights Phineas Cole

Newly installed concept shop brings all classifications together in one prominent location on Madison Avenue.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

People

Man of the Week: Derek Jeter

The Yankees captain may have reached the 3,000-hit milestone on the field last weekend, but he struck out on the red carpet.

clock July 14, 2011WWD Staff

Financial

American Apparel Board Structure Draws NYSE Amex Letter

Firm has until next summer to increase size of audit committee, adjust director classes.

clock July 14, 2011Vicki M. Young

J World on jbrandjeans.com.

Media

Memo Pad: J Brand Gets Social… Condé Nast Traveler Poaches Hanya Yanagihara…

Cult denim brand, J Brand, unveiled a redesigned Web site Tuesday that features more interactivity and social engagement tools.

clock July 14, 2011WWD Staff

Retail

Mark Shale CEO Scott Baskin to Retire

The Chicago men’s and women’s retailer is undergoing a rebranding effort.

clock July 14, 2011Beth Wilson

A look from the Papi line.

Ready To Wear

Papi to Launch Swimwear

The line will make its debut alongside the company’s underwear offering at the Miami SwimShow & Lingerie Show.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

The signature polo.

Ready To Wear

Polo a Go-Go at Johnnie-O

The brand with the little surfer dude as its logo is starting to make waves on the men’s apparel scene.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

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