Revamp Rolls On at Macy’s Flagship

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The makeover of Macy’s Herald Square has conquered four more floors. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Designer and Luxury

Burberry Sees Currency Woes Waning

On Wednesday, the firm reported second-half numbers won’t be as badly damaged by exchange-rate fluctuations as those of the first half.

clock November 12, 2014Samantha Conti

Government and Trade

Cambodia to Increase Minimum Wage

Garment sector wages slated to increase 28 percent to $128, starting next year.

clock November 12, 2014Dene-Hern Chen

Fashion Scoops

Martin Margiela Gives John Galliano Thumbs Up

The reclusive designer has let it be known that he is pleased with the appointment of Galliano as creative director of his label.

clock November 12, 2014WWD Staff

An American Eagle store.

Financial

American Eagle Outfitters Enters London Market

The retailer is growing its European presence just in time for the holiday shopping season and as the company increased guidance for the fourth quarter.

clock November 12, 2014Vicki M. Young and Arnold J. Karr

Sales at the Tod's brand slipped 3.9 percent.

Financial

Tod’s Puts Focus on Long-Term Outlook

The group reported a 26.2 percent dive in operating profits for the nine months ended Sept. 30.

clock November 12, 2014Luisa Zargani

Calvin Klein White Label RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Features

Calvin Klein White Label Spring 2015

Seamlessly going from gym to jeans to ready-to-wear — it’s what global creative director Kevin Carrigan aimed for this spring.

clock November 12, 2014WWD Staff

Human Resources

Dutch LLC Names Jack Schwefel as CEO

The executive is not a newcomer to the Vernon, Calif.-based company, having served on its board of directors since last year.

clock November 13, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Footwear

ITC to Probe Converse Trademark Complaint

Complaint alleges 32 retailers and manufacturers infringed on some of the brand’s trademarks used in certain shoes, including the All Star Chuck Taylor shoe.

clock November 13, 2014Kristi Ellis

Jockey's cotton and spandex boxer briefs.

Fashion Features

Men’s Underwear Trend: Classic Hits

The heritage black, gray and white brief and boxer brief are having a comeback this season.

clock November 13, 2014Alex Badia

Men's wear gets its due at Lululemon's Vancouver flagship.

Textiles

Lululemon Athletica Strives for Men’s Equality

The yoga-inspired athletic apparel company will open its first men’s-only store in Manhattan’s SoHo on Black Friday.

clock November 13, 2014David Moin

Dustin Yellin and Misha Nonoo

Parties

Dustin Yellin Toasts Collaboration With Misha Nonoo

The dinner venue, Yellin’s Pioneer Works, is a warehouse conceived as a “utopian” center of art and culture in a remote waterfront tract of Red Hook, Brooklyn.

clock November 12, 2014Taylor Harris

Thorsun Swimwear

Textiles

In the Spotlight: Thorsun Swimwear

“The prints this season are inspired by Mexico,” George Sotelo said of the collection, which is manufactured in New York.

clock November 13, 2014WWD Staff

Model Natalie Westling poses for Miu Miu.

Media

Miu Miu Unveils Diptych Campaign for Resort

In the campaign, photographer Jamie Hawkesworth juxtaposes studio shots of model Natalie Westling with abstract landscapes.

clock November 13, 2014Miles Socha

Gayle King interviewing Barbara Streisand.

Media

Barbra Streisand Stops by Hearst Tower

Interviewed by Gayle King, editor at large for O, the Oprah Magazine, Streisand talked about a new campaign for The Women’s Heart Alliance and a whole lot more.

clock November 13, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

A look from the Kardashian boys' line.

Fashion Scoops

Kardashian Kids Adds Boys’ Line

The collection will feature 10 styles ranging from basics to suits that will go from $24.99 for a shirt to $39.99 for a suit blazer.

clock November 13, 2014David Yi

Fashion Scoops

Alexis Bittar Opens Shop-in-Shop at Bloomingdale’s

The shop will carry pieces from Bittar’s core collections, such as Lucite, Elements and Miss Havisham, as well as several exclusive pieces.

clock November 13, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Fashion Scoops

Derek Lam Inks Licensing Deal for Japan

Itochu will have exclusive rights to the Derek Lam and Derek Lam 10 Crosby collections.

clock November 13, 2014Jessica Iredale

Yves Saint Laurent in his studio in 1976

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Historian Jéromine Savignon Publishes Yves Saint Laurent Tome

In “Yves Saint Laurent’s Studio — Mirror and Secrets,” Savignon follows the process behind the designer’s couture collections.

clock November 13, 2014Laure Guilbault

The remodeled fourth floor has a robust denim selection.

Retail

Macy’s Herald Square Makeover Hits Four More Floors

The makeover of Macy’s Herald Square has conquered four more floors.

clock November 13, 2014Sharon Edelson and Jean E. Palmieri

Financial

Macy’s and Penney’s Post Softer Top Lines in Quarter

Two of the nation’s largest retailers fell short on the top-line last quarter but managed to improve bottom-line results.

clock November 13, 2014David Moin

Stella McCartney

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Stella — Fashion’s Real Disruptor

WWD sits down with the designer, who will receive the Women’s Leadership Award tonight from the Lincoln Center Corporate Fund.

clock November 13, 2014Bridget Foley

Essentialist

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Stephane Rolland Couture Fall 2020

Fashion

Stéphane Rolland to Launch Ready-to-Wear Fashion Line

clock 8hMimosa Spencer

Social Studies

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