Ralph Lauren quietly shuttered its two-year-old 20,000-square-foot store last week. Other brands are expected to close boutiques in a city that has lost its luster for cash-rich mainland Chinese tourists.
The 15th-annual awards ceremony recognized the accomplishments of a cross section of beauty executives.
The designer’s visit drew an A-list crowd in London on Wednesday.
The substance abuse charity held its annual dinner amid New York’s snowy conditions.
The fashion house set the production in the Cour Carré of the Louvre, the site of its big-budget fashion shows for the past few seasons.
Third-quarter results from Nordstrom Inc., Dillard’s Inc. and Kohl’s Corp. showed chains that gained ground over the last few months.