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.
Hats are making a comeback just in time for summer in the capital.
Sydney Finkelstein, professor of strategy and leadership at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, weighs in on J.C. Penney and Ron Johnson.
Hollywood and Washington came together at the annual event.