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 top 10 vote-getters as selected by visitors to wwd.com.
ABC Kitchen chef Dan Kluger cohosted the event with publisher Pamela Drucker Mann.