David Yurman Taps Glen Senk as CEO

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Glen Senk’s move to David Yurman Inc. comes with a relocation to New York and an ownership stake in the TriBeCa-based company.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

SEC Lets American Apparel Off the Hook

The L.A. branch of the financial watchdog finished investigation, does not intend to recommend enforcement action.

clock January 11, 2012Evan Clark

Human Resources

Neiman Marcus Names Matthew Singer Men’s Fashion Director

Retailer has poached its next men’s fashion director from Bloomingdale’s.

clock January 11, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

No. 21 Pre-Fall 2012

Fashion Show Reviews

No. 21 Pre-Fall 2012

Alessandro Dell’Acqua proved that opposites attract, balancing traditional men’s wear staples with hyper-feminine pieces.

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Moschino Pre-Fall 2012

Fashion Show Reviews

Moschino Pre-Fall 2012

Creative director Rossella Jardini mixed a sophisticated elegance with a pinch of rock ’n’ roll for her playful yet upscale collection.

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A look from Jet Set.

Fashion Features

Jet Set to Soar Back Into Men’s Market

The rejuvenated Swiss brand will bow with a presentation during Milan men’s fashion week.

clock January 11, 2012Luisa Zargani

A Van Heusen ad visual.

Textiles

Van Heusen Expanding Neckwear Range

The heritage brand threw a welcome-home party to commemorate the return of the brand’s neckwear license to the company’s fold.

clock January 11, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

Looks from Z Zegna.

Designer and Luxury

Z Zegna Blends Sartorial Touches With Techno Influences

Designer Paul Surridge looks to the Roaring Twenties as influence for his debut collection.

clock January 11, 2012Alessandra Turra

David Yurman, Sybil Yurman and Glen Senk.

Human Resources

David Yurman Taps Glen Senk as CEO

To become chief executive officer.

clock January 11, 2012Marc Karimzadeh

Barbara Bui Pre-Fall 2012

Fashion Show Reviews

Barbara Bui Pre-Fall 2012

Inspired by Faye Dunaway’s character in the film “Network,” Bui worked the Seventies motif in a modern way.

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A sketch from Hart Schaffner Marx's 125th anniversary collection.

Textiles

Hart Schaffner Marx Celebrates 125 Years

To mark the milestone, its parent company, HMX Group, is creating a capsule collection for the fall season.

clock January 11, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

Government and Trade

India Adopts FDI Retail Rule

The government on Tuesday passed a notification that allowed foreign firms to wholly own single-brand retail chains in the country.

clock January 11, 2012Mayu Saini

Roksanda Ilincic Pre-Fall 2012

Fashion Show Reviews

Roksanda Ilincic Pre-Fall 2012

With Lego blocks as her inspiration, the designer turned out looks in primary hues and color-blocked motifs.

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Mergers and Acquisitions

PPR Finalizes Brioni Purchase

Retail-to-luxury group said Wednesday it had completed its acquisition of 100 percent of the Italian tailor.

clock January 11, 2012Joelle Diderich

Costume National Pre-Fall 2012

Fashion Show Reviews

Costume National Pre-Fall 2012

Ennio Capasa looked to layered constructions and architecture as starting points for his collection.

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Elyse Kroll

Ready To Wear

ENK NYC Evolves With the Times

The upcoming show is experimenting with a new area inspired by the “S” section of firm’s WSA shoe show in Las Vegas.

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Hardy Amies Men's RTW Fall 2012

Fashion Features

Hardy Amies Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Florence, the world’s renaissance capital, proved a fitting stage for the fabled Savile Row tailor’s fall collection.

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Brunello Cucinelli

Retail

Men’s Wear Goes Soft at Pitti Uomo

Cozy sportswear and soft tailored pieces ruled the show.

clock January 11, 2012Katya Foreman and Sofia Celeste

Valentino Men's RTW Fall 2012

Fashion Features

Valentino Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The house made its hotly anticipated men’s wear catwalk debut on Wednesday night, as guests of honor at Pitti Uomo.

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Mitt Romney

Business Features

On the Campaign Trail

As the race to become the Republican candidate in the general election in November moves forward, economic issues remain at the forefront.

clock January 11, 2012Kristi Ellis

The “Made in the New America” campaign from Joseph Abboud.

Sportswear

American Tailored Clothing Gets Sporty

Brands are looking to capitalize on a resurgent tailored clothing market in the U.S.

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Retail

Retail Plays to Wall Street in Miami

Executive gather at the 14th Annual ICR XChange conference to court investors.

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Isaac Mizrahi

Fashion Features

Isaac Mizrahi to Launch Babies Line

The 25-piece infants’ collection will debut in department stores and specialty stores, with girls’ and boys’ clothing expected to be added down the road.

clock January 11, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

Giambattista Valli Pre-Fall 2012

Fashion Show Reviews

Giambattista Valli Pre-Fall 2012

A master of blending prints and fabrics, the designer showed an eclectic mix of leopard, floral and graphic prints.

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John D. Goodman

Human Resources

John D. Goodman Leaves Sears

Retailer’s executive vice president of apparel and home has left the company.

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Billy Jealousy

Textiles

New and Noteworthy at ENK NYC

A quartet of brands are launching new lines and styles for fall.

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Diesel Black and Gold, creative team

Fashion Features

Fall 2012: Milan Inspirations

As preparations for runway shows enter their final phase, top designers and brands took a moment to share their inspirations for the upcoming season.

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Retail

Designers & Agents to Launch Men’s Show

D&A Man will bow in New York this July.

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Media

Online Paid Search Spending on the Rise

Retailers drove much of the spending in the fourth quarter.

clock January 12, 2012Lisa Lockwood

Adriana Lima from the calendar, lensed by Willy Vandeperre.

Media

Carine Roitfeld Guest Edits Spring Issue of VMan

The editor scored French actor Tahar Rahim for the cover, shot by British photographer Nick Knight.

clock January 12, 2012Miles Socha

An image from Kenneth Cole’s spring campaign.

Marketing and Promotion

Kenneth Cole Unveils Spring Campaign

Sharif Hamza also shot three short films that address the concept.

clock January 12, 2012Marc Karimzadeh

Protesters outside Dolce & Gabbana in Hong Kong.

Designer and Luxury

Dolce & Gabbana Refutes Claims of Discrimination in Hong Kong

Reportedly more than 1,000 people assembled Sunday for a protest in front of brand’s Tsim Sha Tsui store on Canton Road.

clock January 12, 2012Ellen Sheng

Fashion Scoops

Going Once, Going Twice: Mariella Burani Fashion Group Taking Bids

The group’s production hub in Italy’s Cavriago, as well as five stores, are on the block.

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Michelle Williams in Versace, Busy Philipps in Givenchy, and Rebecca Romijn.

Fashion Scoops

Girls’ Best Friends: InStyle, Forevermark Diamonds Host Bash

The pre-Golden Globes party whirl continued Tuesday night with a party at the Beverly Hills Hotel.

clock January 12, 2012Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

Love, Interactively: Tiffany & Co. Launching Photo Gallery

The jeweler will make use of user-generated content for “True Love in Pictures,” which is set to launch Wednesday.

clock January 12, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Fashion Scoops

Seeing Green, Not Red: Green Carpet Challenge Returns

Livia Firth, wife of Oscar-winning actor Colin Firth, will mount the third challenge beginning at Sunday’s Golden Globes.

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Human Resources

Birks & Mayors Taps Jean-Christophe Bédos as CEO

Executive will fill the role of chief operating officer until the firm’s current president and ceo, Tom Andruskevich, resigns in the spring.

clock January 12, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

The Colosseum in Rome.

Designer and Luxury

Tod’s Taps Roberto Lorenzini as North American CEO

He will oversee the Tod’s, Roger Vivier and Fay brands.

clock January 12, 2012Luisa Zargani and David Lipke

Louis Vuitton Pre-Fall 2012

Fashion Show Reviews

Louis Vuitton Pre-Fall 2012

Citing the Disney World ride as inspiration, “It’s a small world” is how studio style director Julie de Libran described her lineup.

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Essentialist

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Rent the Runway

Business

Rent the Runway Permanently Closing All Stores

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Social Studies