Terry on a Tether

WWD, January 6, 2015

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Aside from economic headwinds, Macy’s ceo Terry J. Lundgren has shareholder activists to contend with.   SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Terry J. Lundgren

Retail

Terry Lundgren Contends With Activist Investors at Macy’s

Aside from economic headwinds, Macy’s ceo Terry J. Lundgren has shareholder activists to contend with.

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Juun.J Reinvents Classic Men’s Wear

Mens Designer Luxury

Juun.J Reinvents Classic Men’s Wear

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Diptyque Florabellio

Fragrance

The Smell Test: Diptyque Florabellio

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Inès de la Fressange Talks Paris’ Favorites

People

Inès de la Fressange Talks Paris’ Favorites

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Report Card: Hailee Steinfeld Dreams of Genie; Jack Black Shows Up Scrubby

Fashion Features

Report Card: Hailee Steinfeld Dreams of Genie; Jack Black Shows Up Scrubby

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Media People: Creative Artists Agency’s Kevin Huvane

Media

Media People: Creative Artists Agency’s Kevin Huvane

Kevin Huvane, power agent and managing partner of Creative Artists Agency, could speak volumes about wheeling and dealing in Hollywood.

clock January 6, 2016Marcy Medina

An Ill-Fitted Affair: Are Retailers Missing Out?

Media

An Ill-Fitted Affair: Are Retailers Missing Out?

There’s a missed opportunity when retailers fail to mirror the markets they serve.

clock January 6, 2016Arthur Zaczkiewicz and Debra Borchardt

Neil Cole stepped down as Iconix ceo in August '15.

Business Features

What Went Wrong at Iconix?

The resignations of chairman Neil Cole and other top executives, a plunging stock price, financial restatements and a formal SEC investigation — the brand management firm has plenty of troubles.

clock January 6, 2016Vicki M. Young and Debra Borchardt

Herno & Pierre-Louis Mascia fall 2016

Designer and Luxury

Ones to Watch at Pitti Uomo

Here are some brands to look out for at the upcoming Pitti Uomo trade show in Florence.

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A sketch from Jonathan Christopher.

Mens Fashion

Wonders of Wool: International Woolmark Prize Finalists

For the first time, the International Woolmark Prize for men’s wear will be awarded during the Pitti Uomo show. Here, a look at this year’s nominees.

clock January 7, 2016Jean E. Palmieri

Think Tank: Anjee Solanki on the Era of the Unbrand

Marketing and Promotion

Think Tank: Anjee Solanki on the Era of the Unbrand

Traditionally label-happy brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch and its sister brand, Hollister, are steadily losing market share.

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Products

Beauty Manufacturers Rethinking Newness

Beauty manufacturers are rethinking newness to improve profit and customer loyalty.

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Designer Inspirations, London, 2016

Mens Fashion

London Men’s Designer Inspirations: The U.K. Loosens Up

The city’s designers are casting off their skinny shapes and easing into fall with looser silhouettes.

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Puffer power — and patterns galore — at James Long.

Mens Fashion

London 2016 Men’s Designer Preview

Sibling, Agi & Sam, James Long and Christopher Raeburn offer glimpses of their collections as they prep for the season.

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