Coach Wins $257M Counterfeit Case

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Coach Inc. has won a $257 million judgment as well as the ability to seize more than 573 domain names linked to Web sites selling fake Coach merchandise. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Christopher Bailey with Angelica Cheung in Jason Wu.


Vogue China Salutes Its American Counterpart

The magazine hosted a star-studded bash in Beijing, drawing Christopher Bailey, Phillip Lim, Jason Wu, Viktor Horsting, Rolf Snoeren and Mary Katrantzou.

clock October 31, 2012Carolynne Wheeler

Laura Bailey

Fashion Scoops

Josh Wood Opens Second London Salon

The hair stylist hosted a launch party for the new space, which is located inside Liberty on the third floor overlooking Carnaby Street.

clock November 1, 2012Julia Neel

Uniqlo Marché in Tokyo.


Fast Retailing Unveils New Multi-brand Concept

The new store, located in Printemps Ginza, puts several of the company’s brands under one roof.

clock November 1, 2012Amanda Kaiser and Kelly Wetherille

Business Features

October Comp Results Better Than Expected

Although there were a few misses, the rapidly shrinking list of stores that still report comparable-store sales posted mainly solid results.

clock November 1, 2012Jean E. Palmieri and Vicki M. Young

Looks from Pringle of Scotland's Japanese diffusion line, Pringle 1815.

Fashion Scoops

Pringle’s Japan Diffusion Line Bows

The Scottish brand has teamed up with Sanyo Shokai.

clock November 1, 2012Kelly Wetherille

Sheri McCoy


Avon’s Q3 Disappoints

Cost cutting is part of the plan to help the direct seller achieve mid-single-digit revenue growth over the next three years.

clock November 1, 2012Molly Prior and Vicki M. Young

Estée Lauder products.


Estée Lauder Profits Gain in Q1

Beauty giant sees slower growth for total prestige market this year.

clock November 1, 2012Evan Clark

A look from Blackheart.


Hot Topic Unveils Blackheart Concept

New lingerie line, which cultivates an edgy, rock ’n’ roll sensibility, will be launched in the middle of this month.

clock November 1, 2012Rachel Brown


Under Armour Plans Hometown Unit

The Baltimore store will carry the company’s full line of men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, accessories and footwear.

clock November 1, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

Products by Khroma.

Color Cosmetics

Kardashians in Dispute Over Cosmetics Line

Chroma Makeup Studio argues the sisters’ line, Khroma, causes confusion among consumers.

clock November 1, 2012Rachel Brown


Hurricane Sandy: Beauty’s New Grinch?

Halloween was hit hard, but now executives wonder if Sandy will steal Christmas.

clock November 2, 2012Faye Brookman

A look inside Pisacco, a bar and restaurant in Milan.


A Fashionable Design Duo Gets Foody With Pisacco

Luxury architects Tiziano Vudafieri and Claudio Saverino have a hot spot on their hands.

clock November 2, 2012Luisa Zargani

Michael Kors and Lance LePere


Michael Kors Judges Bette Midler’s ‘Hulaween’ Party

“En Francaise” was the theme for the 17th-annual Halloween bash, which raised $1.8 million for the New York Restoration Project.

clock November 1, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

The six shades of Iman Skin Tone Evener BB Crème SPF 15.

Human Resources

Iman Enters BB Cream Fray

In addition to offering a more comprehensive shade range, the product is designed to address hyper-pigmentation.

clock November 1, 2012Belisa Silva

Julianne Moore for L'Oreal Paris.

Human Resources

Julianne Moore Discusses L’Oréal Role

The award-winning actress was recently appointed as a L’Oréal Paris spokeswoman.

clock November 1, 2012Belisa Silva

The Marni collection.


Marni to Launch First Women’s Fragrance

The first scent by the innovative Italian design house will have more than a little bit of a fashion twist.

clock November 1, 2012Pete Born and Cynthia Martens

Paul Blum

Human Resources

Paul Blum Exits CEO Post at Kenneth Cole

He plans to return to his prior advisory role at the company and work on strategic development.

clock November 2, 2012Lisa Lockwood

Patrons charge up at the Short Hills Mall.


Retailers Slowly Reopen in Sandy’s Wake

Three days after Hurricane Sandy devastated much of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, there were some things for the retail industry to be thankful for.

clock November 2, 2012David Moin and Lisa Lockwood and Sharon Edelson and Vicki M. Young

A Coach bag.


Coach Wins $257M Counterfeit Case

The fashion firm has won a judgment as well as the ability to seize more than 573 domain names linked to Web sites selling fake Coach merchandise.

clock November 2, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Sara Blakely


Spanx to Open First Freestanding Store

The 1,200-square-foot boutique in Tysons Corner Center in McLean, Va., is one of a series of openings in upscale shopping centers scheduled this fall.

clock November 2, 2012Karyn Monget

Scott Schuman


The Sartorialist Lands in South Africa

Scott Schuman flew into Johannesburg last week as the headline guest of African Fashion International.

clock November 2, 2012Bambina Wise

Fashion Scoops

Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall Touch Down in Melbourne

This year, the off-track action during the week-long Melbourne Cup Carnival promises to attract as much attention as the Cup itself.

clock November 2, 2012Patty Huntington


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Mariano Puig Planas Dies

clock 9hJennifer Weil

Social Studies

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