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Richard Baker and his team at Hudson’s Bay Co. are taking a “more is more” approach to global expansion. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Marc Metrick

Human Resources

President of Saks Fifth Avenue: Implementing the Metrick System

The new president of Saks Fifth Avenue is wasting no time implementing major changes at the retailer.

clock August 12, 2015David Moin

Upcoming Off 5th ads strive to project the brand’s “accessibility.”

Retail

Off 5th: An Outlet for Growth

Off 5th represents HBC’s most ambitious brick- and-mortar growth and Jonathan Greller reveals the strategy.

clock August 12, 2015David Moin

Rendering of the Hudson’s Bay renovation in Richmond Hill, Ontario.

Retail

Liz Rodbell On Lord & Taylor and Hudson’s Bay Changes

The president of the Hudson Bay Co. department store group discusses the changes ahead at two of North America’s oldest department stores.

clock August 12, 2015David Moin

Richard Baker and Jerry Storch

Retail

Hudson’s Bay’s Global Expansion

Richard Baker and Jerry Storch talk Hudson’s Bay Co.’s strategy and how the acquisition of Kaufhof fits into the plan.

clock August 12, 2015David Moin

AccessoriesTheShow is at the Sands Expo.

Ready To Wear

WWDMAGIC 2015 Trade Show: Shows at a Glance

A list of trade shows on display at Magic 2015 in Las Vegas.

clock August 12, 2015WWD Staff

Chris DeMoulin

Ready To Wear

Chris DeMoulin Reflects on WWDMAGIC’s Growth

It’s evolved into a thriving marketplace where business is happening all around.

clock August 12, 2015Marcy Medina

Juicy J.

Ready To Wear

Juicy J Headlines WWDMAGIC Bash

WWDMAGIC is throwing a bash at Marquee nightclub in the Cosmopolitan Hotel with the rapper.

clock August 12, 2015Khanh T.L. Tran

Tom Nastos

Ready To Wear

Tom Nastos Talks Tech Advances at WWDMAGIC

At WWDMAGIC, he is charged with taking the show into the next 20 years.

clock August 12, 2015Marcy Medina

MAGIC International partners with Women’s Wear Daily to form WWDMAGIC, the company’s first women’s wear show, in February. It makes its debut at the Hilton Convention Center.

Ready To Wear

WWDMAGIC at 20: The History

A timeline of major events over the past 20 years.

clock August 12, 2015WWD Staff

Report Card: Stewart Strikes Out, Meryl Beams

Fashion Features

Eye Report Card: Celebrity Fashion

From Jack’s marshmallow moment to Rebecca’s sizzling one, here are the best and the worst of the week.

clock August 12, 2015WWD Staff

Julian Edelman at the ad shoot.

Marketing and Promotion

NFL Pushes Men’s Fashion

The league has launched its first men’s campaign featuring Julian Edelman, New England Patriots wide receiver, and Jordy Nelson, Green Bay Packers wide receiver.

clock August 13, 2015Aria Hughes

Model Call: Andrew James

People

Model Call: Andrew James

Andrew James, who has just broken into the modeling industry, chats about his dream runway show, photography and his current obsession.

clock August 13, 2015Luis Campuzano

A Brooks Brothers store front in 1976

Mens Retail Business

How Men’s Wear Brands Stay Relevant

Venerable men’s retailers such as Brooks Brothers and Paul Stuart have come up with a formula to stay current.

clock August 13, 2015Jean E. Palmieri

Leader of the Pack: Stanley Marcus, the Fifties.

Retail

Looking Back: Stanley Marcus Biking for a Cause in the 1950s

Stanley Marcus takes his executive team cycling for the American Heart Association bike-a-thon in the Fifties.

clock August 13, 2015Dianne M. Pogoda

ON HER:
Astars’ polyester and spandex kimono jacket, White Crow’s cotton shorts and Dogeared’s necklace, all available at Project Womens.

ON HIM:
Pendleton Woolen Mills’ cotton sweater at Project, Vince’s cotton T-shirt and Scott Langton’s wool pants, both at The Tents at Project.

Fashion Trends

Las Vegas Trade Show Preview: Leisure Life

The Las Vegas trade shows will feature a leisurely modern spirit full of safari jackets, minimal trenchcoats and pajama references.

clock August 13, 2015Alex Badia and Antonia Sardone

The PGA Fashion & Demo Experience starts not on the trade-show floor, but on the golf course.

Ready To Wear

Las Vegas Preview: Things to Know

With nearly two dozen trade shows, numerous events, activities and celebrity visits taking place, navigating next week’s expo extravaganza in Las Vegas can be tricky. Here’s a quick guide to key happenings around town.

clock August 13, 2015Khanh T.L. Tran and Kari Hamanaka

American Apparel’s linen shirt at Pool; Desigual’s cotton and polyester shorts at WWDMagic, Platform and Playground, and Splendid’s rayon and spandex bra
at Curve.

Fashion Trends

Las Vegas Trade Show Preview: Turn Up the Heat

The sultry model-off-duty look has hit the mainstream.

clock August 13, 2015Alex Badia and Antonia Sardone

Raymond Cloosterman

Human Resources

Raymond Cloosterman’s Ritual Growth

By imbuing everyday routines with attainable luxury, Cloosterman has kept his 15-year-old brand on the fast track of growth.

clock August 14, 2015Jayme Cyk and Jennifer Weil

Joe Loggia

Ready To Wear

WWDMAGIC’s Master Planner: Advanstar CEO Joe Loggia

Advanstar CEO Joe Loggia has been the architect of growth for the women's show at Magic.

clock August 12, 2015Marcy Medina

Illustration strong dollar

Financial

Strong Dollar Helps Some, but Hurts Profits for Others

The impact of the strong dollar is helping some companies while eroding sales and profits of others. And this trend is going to stick around for a while.

clock August 15, 2015Debra Borchardt

A Benefit Cosmetics brow bar inside Sephora.

Body Care

Benefit Cosmetics Launches Bold Is Beautiful Project

Benefit Cosmetics is known for its irreverent spin on beauty, but it’s taking philanthropy seriously with the Bold Is Beautiful Project.

clock August 14, 2015Julie Naughton

Suga(Red) Lip Treatment Sunscreen SPF 15

Products

Fresh Beauty Links With (Red) Charity

(Red), the charity founded by Bono and Bobby Shriver in 2006, has inked its first beauty partner: Fresh Beauty.

clock August 14, 2015Julie Naughton

kiehl's collaborates with nicole warne

Skin Care

Kiehl’s Since 1851 Teams With Nicole Warne

The collaboration is in support of the company's biggest launch of this year, Daily Reviving Concentrate, beginning Aug. 18.

clock August 14, 2015Julie Naughton

Skyler Samuels

People

Skyler Samuels, Ryan Murphy’s New ‘Scream Queen’

Skyler Samuels stars in Ryan Murphy's latest show, “Scream Queens,” premiering on Sept. 22 on Fox.

clock August 14, 2015Leigh Nordstrom

Inside LN-CC.

Fashion Features

East London’s Hackney Neighborhood Has Buzz Factor

Its resident designers, melting-pot ambiance and gritty pedigree give this East London district a cool cachet.

clock August 15, 2015Lorelei Marfil

Boo Johnson in the Noiz.

Fashion Features

Supra Marks Noiz Shoe Launch With First Print Campaign

Titled, “Always on the Run,” the ad features skater Boo Johnson wearing the Noiz.

clock August 16, 2015Aria Hughes

A men's look from Yael Sonia.

Mens Clothing Furnishings

Yael Sonia Entering Men’s Jewelry Market

The designer is entering men’s and putting a darker spin on her core aesthetic.

clock August 16, 2015Aria Hughes

Skin Care

Gentle Reminder

clock August 17, 2015Katrina Brown

A rendering of “Inside Out” at Madison Square Park.

Fashion Scoops

Singapore to Celebrate Golden Jubilee With New York City Festival

The festival will feature visual and culinary arts, performances and musical showcases.

clock August 16, 2015Lisa Lockwood

Just in time for back-to- school, American Eagle Outfitters Inc. has partnered with State Bags on a pro- gram that will donate 20,000 new backpacks to students in need in 20 communities around the U.S.

Retail

Philanthropy: American Eagle Giving Back With State Bags

American Eagle Outfitters Inc. has partnered with State Bags on a program that will donate 20,000 new backpacks to students in need.

clock August 16, 2015Jean E. Palmieri

Irina Sharipova

People

Model Call: Irina Sharipova

From a small Russian village to walking for Chanel, Marc Jacobs and Victoria's Secret, this 23-year-old former beauty queen has established herself by being sexy and confident.

clock August 17, 2015Kristi Garced

Essentialist

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