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According to financial and market sources, Vince Camuto has been busy on two fronts: expanding the firm’s business operations while at the same time working with Goldman Sachs.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Hackett London Men's RTW Spring 2014

Other

Hackett London Men’s RTW Spring 2014

René Gruau’s illustrations and Terry O’Neill’s images of Sixties jet-setters inspired Jeremy Hackett’s collection.

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Oliver Spencer Men's RTW Spring 2014

Fashion Show Reviews

Oliver Spencer Men’s RTW Spring 2014

Sirens and snatches of soundtrack from a French police drama heralded the start of a show inspired by the late American painter Jean-Michel Basquiat.

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Legal

Kate Spade Saturday Wins Trademark Dispute

The United States District Court in the Southern District of New York ruled Monday in Kate Spade’s favor against Saturdays Surf.

clock June 18, 2013Lisa Lockwood

Paul Smith

Fashion Scoops

Paul Smith Takes Suits to London

The designer, who traditionally shows his ready to wear collection in Paris, presented a selection of nine suit jackets in London this week.

clock June 18, 2013Julia Neel

Fashion Scoops

BFC Launches London Heritage Map

The map details the iconic styles that Britain gave the world.

clock June 18, 2013Stephanie Hirschmiller

Burberry Prorsum Men's RTW Spring 2014

Other

Burberry Prorsum Men’s RTW Spring 2014

Christopher Bailey sent out a collection inspired by his fellow Yorkshireman David Hockney.

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Retail

Hudson’s Bay Taps Bonnie Brooks, Liz Rodbell

The company has named Brooks vice chairman and Rodbell president, confirming a WWD report.

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Eva Chen

Media

Eva Chen to Succeed Brandon Holley at Lucky

Chen becomes only the magazine’s third ever editor in chief since its launch in 2000.

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Collette Dinnigan Resort 2014

Fashion Show Reviews

Collette Dinnigan Resort 2014

The designer came up with a colorful mixture of a loud poppy print and a colorful psychedelic wave motif for her beachy resort lineup.

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Tom Ford Men's RTW Spring 2014

Other

Tom Ford Men’s RTW Spring 2014

The designer served up a sizzling color palette full of Mediterranean hues and florals — to go with his soft-edged silhouettes for spring.

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Temperley London Resort 2014

Fashion Show Reviews

Temperley London Resort 2014

Alice Temperley reworked Fifties couture proportions and rich fabrics in pieces that featured plenty of embellishment.

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A view of the exhibit.

Designer and Luxury

Chanel Brings ‘Little Black Jacket’ to Beijing

The exhibit arrived in China on Tuesday, with portraits of celebrities styled in the house’s iconic sheath serving as the backdrop to a party.

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Marchesa Resort 2014

Fashion Show Reviews

Marchesa Resort 2014

Versailles’ Petit Trianon inspired Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig’s resort collection, which was fit for a princess off duty.

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Nicole Farhi Men's RTW Spring 2014

Other

Nicole Farhi Men’s RTW Spring 2014

Creative director Joanna Sykes explored the contrast between the urban and the organic, hence the quartz crystal placed on every seat.

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Sass & Bide Resort 2014

Fashion Show Reviews

Sass & Bide Resort 2014

Opposing forces — the Victorian and the futuristic — were at play in Sarah-Jane Clarke and Heidi Middleton’s resort collection.

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Diego Berdakin

Retail

Josh Berman and Diego Berdakin on BeachMint’s Growth

Today, the online retailer has six vertically integrated categories: costume jewelry, shoes, apparel, beauty, intimates and home goods.

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Timo Weiland Resort 2014

Fashion Show Reviews

Timo Weiland Resort 2014

The graphic furnishings displayed in the Neue Galerie’s recent Koloman Moser exhibit inspired a bevy of geometric and grid motifs.

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E. Tautz Men's RTW Spring 2014

Other

E. Tautz Men’s RTW Spring 2014

There was many a culture and nature reference at play in Patrick Grant’s show.

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Elton X. Graham

Retail

Kellwood’s Elton Graham Gives Online Advice to Brands

The company’s vice president of e-commerce has more than 15 years of experience in the digital and e-commerce arena.

clock June 19, 2013Lisa Lockwood

Lisa Joy Rosner

Retail

Netbase’s Lisa Joy Rosner Talks Women, Social Media

The cmo at the social intelligence company asserts that what women are saying on social media can make a huge difference in a retailer’s bottom line.

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Rachel Tipograph

Retail

Rachel Tipograph Discusses The Gap’s Digital Strategy

The retailer’s global director of digital and social media said marketers have to understand each medium in order to use it effectively.

clock June 19, 2013Lisa Lockwood

Tommy and Dee Hilfiger

Parties

Tommy Hilfiger, Jonathan Newhouse Host Dinner for London Collections

Guests included Georgia Byng, Marigay McKee, Matthew Rhys, Russell Tovey and Tinie Tempah.

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Retailers added 28,000 jobs last month.

Financial

Clearing Skies Forecast for U.S. Economy

As buyers head out to trade shows across the country starting next month, the outlook for the second half is looking brighter.

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The Fashion Coterie.

Markets

New York Shows Take on International Flavor

Organizers have brought in designers from around the world and are anticipating a rise in foreign buyer attendance.

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Hal Rubenstein is returning as WWDMAGIC guest fashion director.

Markets

Vegas Trade Shows Bet on Women’s

A triangle of trade is emerging in Las Vegas and event organizers are bullish that retailers will flock to the upcoming August editions.

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Karlie showroom at DMC.

Markets

Regional Trade Marts Reaching Out

They are stepping up their focus on key areas such as contemporary and social occasion, and strengthening social media and buyer outreach.

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The scene at the Agenda trade show.

Markets

Domestic Trade Show Calendar

Listings are accurate as of press time, but attendees are encouraged to confirm dates and locations.

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François-Henri Pinault in Paris on Tuesday.

Business Features

PPR Formally Becomes Kering

François-Henri Pinault moved several steps closer to the transformation of his family-controlled group on Tuesday, officially changing its name.

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Alexander McQueen Men's RTW Spring 2014

Designer and Luxury

Color, Tradition Win Praise at London Collections: Men

The number of retailers was up 55 percent this season compared with last, and they apparently liked what they saw.

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A men's look from Vince Camuto.

Financial

Rumors Swirl Around Next Move for Vince Camuto

The firm has been busy on two fronts: expanding its business operations and working with Goldman Sachs, whether for a buyer, investor or other options.

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Christine Day

Human Resources

Who Might Succeed Christine Day at Lululemon?

With three other c-level spots already vacant, insiders are uncertain of the brand’s direction and wonder who might be able to fill her formidable shoes.

clock June 19, 2013Alexandra Steigrad

David Rich

Marketing and Promotion

MasterCard’s David Rich on Reaching Millennials

As technology changes the way consumers live their lives, so does it affect the way marketers reach coveted groups.

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Suzi Weiss-Fischmann

Marketing and Promotion

OPI’s Suzi Weiss-Fischmann Talks Social Media Strategy

The nail lacquer company has a presence on 11 social media platforms that cumulative reach roughly 1.7 million well-connected consumers.

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Steve Yankovich

Retail

EBay’s Steve Yankovich on Harnessing Mobile Devices

The e-tailer’s vice president of innovation and new ventures talks about numerous ways mobile technology is enhancing the retail experience.

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Dan Obegi

Retail

DermStore’s Dan Obegi Cultivates Niche Online

With Amazon dominating the online retail landscape, how do smaller e-commerce players without Amazon’s basement prices strategize to stay relevant and thriving?

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David Selinger

Retail

RichRelevance’s David Selinger on the Importance of Data

An expert in the field of e-commerce data analytics and personalization, Selinger’s services are in demand for retailers ranging from Target to Nordstrom.

clock June 19, 2013Marcy Medina

Jennifer Sidary

Retail

Zappos’ Jennifer Sidary Talks Couture

The online retail pioneer is looking beyond computers to the next stage of luxury online shopping.

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Tom Ford and Sascha Bailey

Fashion Scoops

Tom Ford Fetes Upcoming Men’s Grooming Line

Guests including Colin and Livia Firth, Leonard Lauder and Jesse Metcalfe gathered at Mark’s Club in Mayfair on Tuesday night.

clock June 19, 2013Samantha Conti and Naomi Attwood

Fashion Scoops

Michael Kors’ Earnings Disclosed

The designer pulled in compensation of $7.6 million for the fiscal year ended March 30, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Max George and Hannah Davis in Buffalo's fall '13 campaign.

Fashion Scoops

Buffalo David Bitton Taps Max George, Hannah Davis for Campaign

The campaign starring The Wanted bandmate and the Sports Illustrated swimsuit model breaks next month.

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Fashion Scoops

De Beers Exhibit Opens in Shanghai

Running until Sunday, the “Moments in Light” celebrates the works of female artists from China.

clock June 19, 2013Casey Hall

Fashion Scoops

Marciano Brothers Buy Wally’s Wine & Spirits

Wally’s first opened in 1968 and is the largest retailer of wines and spirits in Los Angeles.

clock June 19, 2013Vicki M. Young

Burberry Prorsum Men's RTW Spring 2014

Fashion Features

Men’s Spring 2014 Collections: Double Impact

London steps up with clashing separates and innovative fabric treatments in confident, coherent collections.

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Essentialist

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Fashion

Carly Cushnie Closes Her Designer Business

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Social Studies

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