Stories on the business end of fashion.


Coach buys Kate Spade & Co. for $2.4 billion

Coach announced on Monday, May 8 that it would push forward in its deal to purchase its smaller rival, Kate Spade & Co. The $2.4...

InStyle magazine plans on expanding to China

InStyle magazine will reach more audiences, as it partners with Chinese periodical, Modern Lady, to reach China. The Time Inc. magazine will be a part...

Bebe lays off more than 700 in California

Bebe reported to the California Employment Development Department, that effective May 27, it would lay off 717 employees. The Brisbane-based headquarters will cut 136 of its...

Zara set to open its largest store in the world

Those who cannot get enough of Zara, can look forward to the largest store in the world opening this Friday, April 7. The new store,...
Réard to Rebirth this Spring

Trending: Iconic Swimwear Brand Réard to Resurface this Spring

Réard, the iconic French swimwear label, is headed for a comeback in the luxury sector, sooner than expected. WWD reported the rebirth of Réard, the...

Secret is Out: Worst Loss in 35 Years for Victoria’s Secret

Big loss last Thursday for shares of L Brands, the holding company of famous brands such as Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works. The...
Tiffany Hires 3 New Directors

Brunch at Tiffany’s: Business Meeting Appoints New Directors

The New York-based retailer Tiffany & Co. with a market value of $11.1 billion, has recently announced some changes to its management as a...
Ralph Lauren Hires New CMO

Ralph Lauren Finally Hires CMO Amid Corporate Turnaround

Ralph Lauren turnaround continues with CEO Stefan Larsson, scheduled to depart May 1st after a bit more than a year at the helm. The resignation...
Propulse Launches Sales Artist

Propulse Launches AI Technology for Small Fashion Brands

Future of e-commerce looks towards brick and mortar for inspiration in Propulse's new AI software for booting online sales. Former Saks Fifth Avenue executive Eric Brassard...
BCBG Max Azria Store Front

BCBG Kicks Off New York Fashion Week with Store Closings

Celebrity designer Max Azria kicked off NY fashion week with store closing and rumors of seeking bankruptcy protection. BCBG, whose name is short for...
Gymboree Clothing Retail In Trouble

‘Children Retail’ Also Struggling, Gymboree CEO to Step Down

Another day another struggling clothing retail store. The surprise this time is that it is a niche market under fire, Gymboree the kid focused... Saves Nasty Gal From Bankruptcy Saves Nasty Gal from Bankruptcy

In early January we reported on ’s 260% increase of its year end value from 2016 in part from it’s then recent purchase...