Lessons From Marigay: McKee’s Views on Retail

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Marigay McKee is out to teach Saks Fifth Avenue — and other retailers — some new lessons in luxury.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Government and Trade

Alliance Seeks Closure of Five Factories in Bangladesh

The alliance said it will compensate 350 workers who will be temporarily laid off while the factory owners work to remediate the problems.

clock May 4, 2014Kristi Ellis

Fashion Scoops

Aldo Magada Tapped to Head at Zenith

Executive should take up the position in July, according to an industry source.

clock May 2, 2014Jennifer Weil

Inside Matchesfashion.com's new Wimbledon store.


Retailer Re-brands Itself as Matchesfashion.com

Matches e-commerce now accounts for 70 percent of the company’s overall business, with net revenues for 2013 in excess of $130 million.

clock May 5, 2014Jessica Iredale

Mimi Xu in mytheresa.com's campaign.

Designer and Luxury

Selection, Service Propel Theresa Forward

Since 2010, the Munich retailer’s online business has been growing by more than 50 percent every year.

clock May 5, 2014Nina Jones

Forward by Elyse Walker.


Elyse Walker, Forty Five Ten Take Aim on Web

Brick-and-mortar outfits are building mushrooming e-commerce businesses despite having only a few — or even only one — store.

clock May 5, 2014Rachel Strugatz

Stephen Burrows and Pat Cleveland

Fashion Features

Pratt Institute Honors Past and Present

The 21 Pratt Institute students participating in Thursday night’s fashion show only had to look at the designers in the crowd for reassurance.

clock May 5, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Calvin Klein and Joyce F. Brown

Fashion Features

Fashion Institute of Technology Showcases Graduates

Thursday night’s fashion show highlighted 90 looks created for fall by FIT’s top graduating Fashion Design students.

clock May 5, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Nick Loeb, Sofia Vergara, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell and Justin Mikita.


D.C. Toasts the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

The actual dinner was just a mere footnote to a weekend of activities that stretched from Friday to the wee hours of Sunday morning.

clock May 4, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Fashion Scoops

CFDA Partners With Amazon’s MyHabit Site

In its latest collaboration, the council is teaming up with the private-sale site to create an online shop with sales benefitting the CFDA Foundation.

clock May 5, 2014Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Scoops

National Father’s Day Council Names Honorees

Bloomingdale’s Tony Spring, Vince Camuto and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will be recognized at the 2014 Father of the Year luncheon.

clock May 5, 2014Jean E. Palmieri

Chelsea Leyland at Prada.

Fashion Scoops

Prada Hosts Benefit for Friends of FAI in New York

The nonprofit that aims to promote appreciation and support for the preservation of Italian buildings and properties with significance.

clock May 5, 2014Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Scoops

Brioni to Cohost Serpentine Galleries Annual Summer Party

The event is always a major moment in London’s social calendar, but this year’s party looks as if it will draw a particularly high-powered crowd.

clock May 5, 2014Nina Jones

Joseph Abboud


Men’s Wearhouse to Launch Joseph Abboud Collection

The men’s specialty-store chain will introduce a higher-priced offering from the company’s chief creative officer for fall.

clock May 5, 2014Jean E. Palmieri

FIT WINNERS: Sportswear: Peter Do

Fashion Features

Fashion-Forward: The Class of 2014

Graduation season is here, which, for fashion schools, means one thing: runway show time.

clock May 5, 2014WWD Staff

The cover of the program for L'Wren Scott's memorial.

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Saying Goodbye to L’Wren

Those who love L’Wren Scott still mourn, which was clear in their remembrances at a memorial service for the late designer in New York on Friday evening.

clock May 5, 2014Bridget Foley


Estée Lauder Boosts Guidance for 2014

Company cites growth in prestige beauty, new product launches and stabilizing international markets.

clock May 5, 2014Vicki M. Young

Marigay McKee


Lessons From Saks’ Marigay McKee

The transplanted Brit is shaking up the New York retail scene, with her impact to be most noticeable beginning next year.

clock May 5, 2014David Moin


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