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 company intends to close Maidenform’s offices in Iselin, N.J., and its Fayetteville, N.C., distribution center by the end of 2014.
The 1,000-square-foot space marks the first time in more than 20 years that the designer’s ready-to-wear is available at the 59th Street flagship.
The International Women’s Media Foundation’s awards ceremony honored four award recipients last week at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
The company, which is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year, has worked many with top fashion designers designing dolls and doll-size outfits.