GOP Candidates in Sync On Key Industry Issues

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The same, but different. That’s the consensus forming about the Republican candidates vying for the presidency in 2012, who, on key issues for the fashion industry, so far seem pretty much alike.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Hermès Sales Jump 17.9 Percent in Second Quarter

Firm raises guidance, saying it expects 12-14 percent sales growth in 2011.

clock July 19, 2011Joelle Diderich

Justin Timberlake with Mila Kunis in Lanvin


‘Friends With Benefits’ Premieres In New York

Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis walked the red carpet, and did little else, at the New York premiere of “Friends With Benefits” on Monday.

clock July 19, 2011Alessandra Codinha

Closed by 14 Oz.


Berlin’s Denim Blitz

It wasn’t just fashion week in the city recently, but also denim week, as a string of jeans-based stores opened.

clock July 20, 2011Jennifer Wiebking

Wendi Murdoch sits behind James Murdoch and Rupert Murdoch.


WSJ Editors Talk Murdoch

Four years after being taken over, Journal reporters and editors feel separate and distinct from News Corp.

clock July 19, 2011John Koblin and Zeke Turner

President Obama at the White House on Wednesday.

Government and Trade

GOP Candidates in Sync on Key Issues

On key issues for the fashion industry, so far the candidates seem to be pretty much alike — and not that far apart from President Obama.

clock July 20, 2011Kristi Ellis

The store features interactive elements.


American Eagle Rolling Out 77kids Concept

The retailer has put a laser focus on children as it preps for the all-important back-to-school selling season.

clock July 20, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

Peter Marino and Michelle Harper


Pigs in a Poke

Monday evening’s BOFFO benefit at HL23, a new building on West 23rd Street and the High Line, had something for nearly every taste.

clock July 20, 2011Sharon Edelson

Dylan’s Candy Bar Buggy

Fashion Scoops

Dylan Lauren’s Strolling in Style… Uniqlo Has a New Partner…

“First comes love, then comes marriage…” and we all know the rest of those lyrics.

clock July 20, 2011WWD Staff

Gwyneth Paltrow in the Coach visual.


Memo Pad: Gwyneth’s Turn…Carine Chooses Liz Taylor…

With her bright blonde hair and big smile, Gwyneth Paltrow looks very all-American in her new ads for Coach — but they won’t be seen on U.S. soil.

clock July 20, 2011WWD Staff

Touch, Neozone and Cloudnine happen Sept. 24 to 26.

Business Features

Italian Fairs Attract Emerging Markets

They anticipate a solid round of fairs coming up, based on favorable indicators and healthy data from spring editions.

clock July 20, 2011Courtney Smith

Ever’s cotton knit hoodie and Factory by Erik Hart’s rayon chiffon skirt.

Fashion Trends

Holiday 2011 Trend: Go Easy

Designers are going eclectic for holiday with looks that strike a vintage-meets-surfwear-meets-lingerie vibe.

clock July 20, 2011Kim Friday

Karl Lagerfeld


Macy’s to Unveil Lagerfeld Line

The collaboration has been in the works since last year and is integral to the retailer’s efforts to elevate the profile of its contemporary departments.

clock July 20, 2011David Moin

Real Estate

King of Prussia Mall to Expand

The 48-year-old mall is about to get even larger with a two-story, 122,790-square-foot addition seen housing 10 new retailers.

clock July 20, 2011David Moin


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