Coach Shares Dive as Sales Miss Target

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Coach’s stock took an 18.6 percent hit, as slumping demand at its North American stores sent speculation swirling that consumers might be feeling the economic pinch.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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A rendering of the H&M flagship at the Aventura Mall.


H&M Inks Second Miami Lease

A 25,000-square-foot store at the Aventura Mall will be unveiled in the fall, shortly after the opening of an H&M flagship on Lincoln Road.

clock July 31, 2012Sharon Edelson

The cover of the first issue of Vogue Travel in France


Vogue Travel in France to Launch

The first issue of the Mandarin-language magazine geared toward Chinese tourists is due out in mid-August.

clock July 31, 2012Laure Guilbault


Hugo Boss Net, Sales Surge in Q2

The company’s sales in the period rose 20 percent while profits climbed 29 percent.

clock July 31, 2012Melissa Drier

Shiseido Future Solution LX Ultimate Regenerating Serum


Japanese Market Drags Shiseido to Loss

The beauty giant’s sales in the first quarter declined 5 percent compared with the same period last year.

clock July 31, 2012Kelly Wetherille

A look?from Coach's Legacy collection.

Business Features

Coach Shares Plummet 18.6% as Sales Miss Target

Despite fourth quarter sales and profit gains, the handbag and accessories maker foresees a softening of consumer spending in North America.

clock July 31, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Alan Ennis


Revlon Sales Tick Ahead in Second Quarter

Although Almay’s sales grew in the quarter, the cosmetics firm continues to keep close watch over the brand.

clock July 31, 2012Molly Prior

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with Prince Harry.

Fashion Scoops

Royals Watch Zara Phillips Win Silver

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry turned out to watch William and Harry’s cousin Zara compete in equestrian eventing at the Olympics.

clock July 31, 2012Nina Jones


Consumer Confidence Rises After Consecutive Declines

Investors will be watching the Federal Reserve as the central bank concludes its two-day meeting Wednesday for signs that the Fed will step in to spur growth.

clock July 31, 2012Vicki M. Young and Samantha Conti and Evan Clark

A look from Talulah.


Colombian Discoveries at Dallas Market Center

A contingent of 40 fashion and accessories designers from Colombia are headed to Texas to exhibit at the DMC’s show, Aug. 16 to 19.

clock July 31, 2012Holly Haber

Victoria Beckham on cover of Glamour's September 2012 issue.


Victoria Beckham Guest Edits Glamour

She worked on the September issue for five months.

clock July 31, 2012Amy Wicks

A view of the rooftop bar and lounge at The Joule hotel in downtown Dallas.

Real Estate

Dallas Preview: Getting Edgy Downtown

Tim Headington, a low-profile billionaire, is intent on revitalizing the downtown area in partnership with L.A. stores TenOverSix and Traffic Los Angeles.

clock July 31, 2012Holly Haber

Andrew Olah


Denim’s Green Progress: Focus on Environment Shifts to Profit Motive

Some of the apparel and textile industry’s most vocal sustainability advocates are focusing on the profit motive to find ways to consume and pollute less.

clock July 31, 2012Arnold J. Karr

The Ritz Paris.


Ritz Paris Says Au Revoir for Renovation

By early evening all but one of the hotel’s 159 rooms were booked for its final night before closing for extensive, two-year renovations.

clock July 31, 2012Laure Guilbault


Forever 21 Adds to U.K. Presence

The retailer has unveiled an additional 6,300 square feet at its London store on Oxford Street and has opened a unit in Manchester.

clock August 1, 2012Nina Jones

A visual from True Religion’s spring marketing campaign


True Religion Disappoints on Sales and Guidance

Revenues suffered from declines in Korea and Canada and a tepid reaction to new women’s styles introduced by the company, executives said.

clock August 1, 2012Arnold J. Karr

Marceline Day, Twenties.

Fashion Features

Tie-Dye Through the Years

A look back through the history of tie-dye.

clock August 1, 2012WWD Staff

Artelier Nicole Miller’s silk dress, worn with a Jen Kao choker, Foley + Corinna clutch, Miansai bracelets and Jean Paul Knott belt.

Fashion Trends

Resort 2013 Trend: Hippie, Schmippie

Tie-dye is back, but this time without the hippie vibe.

clock August 1, 2012Marc Karimzadeh

On the streets of London.

Street Style

They Are Wearing: Medal Heads

Week one of the London Summer Games brought out a wide array of Olympic-appropriate looks in the city.

clock August 1, 2012WWD Staff

Diego and Andrea Della Valle

Fashion Scoops

Colosseum Restoration Set to Begin in December

Tod’s SpA is sponsoring the project, which is expected to end by 2017.

clock August 1, 2012Luisa Zargani

Fashion Scoops

CFDA, Circa Hosting Jewelry and Accessories Forum

The panel, taking place this morning at New York’s Andaz Hotel, is intended to help jewelry designers grow their businesses domestically and abroad.

clock August 1, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Fashion Scoops

Women’s Jewelry Association Hosts Annual Gala

It was a rowdy bunch at the 29th annual Awards for Excellence Gala, held Monday evening at Pier 60 at Chelsea Piers in New York City.

clock August 1, 2012Rachel Strugatz

Fashion Scoops

Muji to Open First West Coast Store

The Japanese apparel, interior and general goods retailer is opening its first West Coast location in San Francisco in September.

clock August 1, 2012Rachel Brown


Today's Must Read

Manish Chandra, Poshmark


Poshmark Slumps After Big IPO Increase

clock 14hEvan Clark

Social Studies

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