Another Record Monday: Cyber Sales Hit New High

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From multichannel retailers to pure play e-tailers, millions of consumers placed an unprecedented amount of online orders, taking advantage of the deals and promotions.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Mikkel and Mads Kornerup


Shamballa Jewels Poised for Growth

The Danish brand will open its first flagship Friday in Copenhagen.

clock November 27, 2012Laure Guilbault

David Rubin and Jennifer George


David Rubin, Fashion Executive Turned TV Producer, Dies at 53

Rubin was president and creative producer of Rubin Studio Worldwide Inc. and a founding partner in BFF Entertainment.

clock November 26, 2012Lisa Lockwood

Carla Bruni shot by Mert & Marcus on the cover of the December issue of French Vogue.


Carla Bruni-Sarkozy Guest Edits French Vogue

The holiday issue is due to hit newsstands on Dec. 3.

clock November 27, 2012Laure Guilbault

Summer Rayne Oakes

Fashion Features

Pirelli Goes to Brazil

Steve McCurry, the American photojournalist best known for his 1985 National Geographic cover “Afghan Girl,” shot the 2013 calendar.

clock November 27, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

Human Resources

Coty Inc. Taps Marc Rey

He will serve as president, Coty Prestige U.S., and regional vice president, Coty Prestige, North America.

clock November 27, 2012Julie Naughton

Marion Cotillard


Gotham Independent Film Awards Honor Matt Damon, Marion Cotillard

Awards season quietly kicked off in New York on Monday.

clock November 27, 2012Taylor Harris

Stella McCartney

Designer and Luxury

Stella McCartney Wins Designer of the Year Award

She also walked away with the Designer Brand award at the British Fashion Awards in London.

clock November 27, 2012Samantha Conti

Neiman Marcus


Neiman Marcus Profits Tick Ahead 2.5%

In the retailer’s first quarter that ended Oct. 27, total revenues were essentially flat.

clock November 27, 2012David Moin

William Ackman

Business Features

Newsmaker of the Year: The Twenty Nominees

WWD editors have chosen a host of nominees, all of whom have made dramatic headlines this year.

clock November 28, 2012WWD Staff

A view of the Ittierre store.


Ittierre Opens Milan Department Store

The 10,800-square-foot store, which will be officially inaugurated Dec. 15, carries all the brands it licenses.

clock November 27, 2012Luisa Zargani

Manny Chirico


PVH’s Q3 Earnings Surge

Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein and Heritage Brands all see increases in operating profit.

clock November 27, 2012Arnold J. Karr


Marie Holman-Rao Joins Lord & Taylor

As chief creative officer, she will oversee the design, development and marketing of the department store’s private label.

clock November 28, 2012David Moin


Fashion Features

Valentino Talks Fashion as Exhibit Hits London

Garavani may have turned 80 earlier this year, but the milestone hasn’t made a stitch of difference to the designer.

clock November 28, 2012Samantha Conti

Kamali interviewed seven high-profile women about objectification, which will air on Sirius XM radio next Wednesday.

Fashion Features

Norma Kamali’s New Cause: Objectification

The designer recently launched “Hey Baby,” a multifaceted campaign that aims to highlight the issue.

clock November 28, 2012Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Features

ChinaFile: China and the U.S., Not So Different

The Chinese retail landscape will change drastically in coming years. It will look more like the United States.

clock November 28, 2012Huang Hung

Editors Hermès picks.


Harper’s Bazaar and Hermès Team for Exclusive Sale

For the first time, the French luxury brand will sell its products on a Web site other than its own, the magazine’s e-commerce site

clock November 28, 2012Sharon Edelson


John A. Reisenbach Foundation Honors Bonnie Fuller

The president and ceo of was one of three recipients of the organization’s Distinguished Citizen Award.

clock November 28, 2012Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Scoops

Frida Giannini and Patrizio di Marco Expecting First Child

Gucci’s creative director is expected to take a bow at both the brand’s men’s and women’s shows in January and February, respectively.

clock November 28, 2012Luisa Zargani

Fashion Scoops

PPR’s Next Move?

The French parent of fashion houses including Stella McCartney and Alexander McQueen could be looking to invest in more London-based design talent.

clock November 28, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Nicolas Ghesquière Attends Dior Dinner

Fashion folk in Paris have been buzzing about the private dinner held Thursday at Caviar Kaspia.

clock November 28, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Brooklyn Museum to Host Jean Paul Gaultier Retrospective

Now on in Madrid, the show travels to Rotterdam and Stockholm before arriving in New York in October.

clock November 28, 2012Miles Socha

Fashion Scoops

Miu Miu Pops Up in London

The brand has taken over the Café Royal on Regent Street for a three-day women’s member’s club, shop and restaurant.

clock November 28, 2012Julia Neel

Duchess of Cambridge

Fashion Scoops

Duchess of Cambridge Opts for Bangs

She was sporting a new haircut and color to open the new Treasures gallery in London’s Natural History Museum on Tuesday.

clock November 28, 2012Julia Neel

Fashion Scoops

Façonnable and Lahssan Collaborate on Trenchcoat

The France-based outerwear brand’s creative director Dryce Benallal reworked the classic raincoat, embellishing it with stripes and making it double sided.

clock November 28, 2012Alessandra Turra

Business Features

Another Record Monday: Cyber Sales Hit New High

From multichannel retailers to pure play e-tailers, millions of consumers placed an unprecedented amount of online orders.

clock November 28, 2012Rachel Strugatz

Silk satin pump, fall 2007.


Stella McCartney and the Art of the Nonleather Goods

The designer’s accessories business — and her brand on the whole — is on a roll.

clock November 28, 2012Jessica Iredale

Workers speak at the tribunal in India.

Government and Trade

Bangladesh Factory Fire Ruled Arson

Protests continued for a second day even as the country marked a national day of mourning for victims of the fire.

clock November 28, 2012Mayu Saini


Today's Must Read

Amazon car sales. File photo dated 25/11/15 of an Amazon sign, as the company is weighing up plans to pursue a corporate partnership that could see it begin selling cars to UK consumers on its website after whetting its appetite in European markets including France and Italy. Issue date: Thursday June 15, 2017. It would see the online retail giant team up with a vehicle manufacturer to offer promotions and receive orders for new cars from UK customers through Amazon's platform, the Press Association understands. See PA story CITY Amazon. Photo credit should read: Nick Ansell/PA Wire URN:31703724


Amazon’s Rough Week

clock 23hAdriana Lee

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