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Stories on the business end of fashion.

Analysis: The Upcoming Challenges of High End Fashion Retail

The revolution will not be televised-it will be felt, eaten and digitized-the upcoming challenges of high end fashion retail. Luxury sales have fallen flat, sales...

J. Crew Restructures for Survival Against a 2B debt

J. Crew continues to fight for survival facing major changes starting with a possible debt restructuring agreement. The US apparel company has continued to struggle...

Patagonia Donates Record-Breaking Sum ‘for the Earth’

“Fundraiser for the Earth”: High-end outerwear brand Patagonia, donates record-breaking $10 million in sales to Environmental nonprofits. Patagonia, the high-end outdoor clothing retailer, is donating its...

Black Friday Tops 1 Billion USD Mobile Sales

The world has survived another Black Friday- one that has set new records and hinted at future tendencies. Online sales in particular crushed expectations,...

DKNY Creative Directors to Exit the Brand

The creative directors of DKNY, Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow, are leaving the brand this year. Is Donna coming back? DKNY and its parent company...

In Runway and Retail: Fashion Biggest Changes For 2017

Fashion biggest brands are reflecting on commercial strategies for the 2017 seasons due to the diverse changes in fashion’s consumer behavior in the past...
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Movado Group announces new global partnership with Rebecca Minkoff

During their third quarter earnings report, Movado Group announced their newest collaboration, working with fashion designer Rebecca Minkoff. According to a media statement, the group...
Urban Zen, Donna Karan

Donna Karan Brings Urban Zen West

Donna Karan’s Urban Zen clothing line supports efforts of the Foundation Karan created with British fashion designer Sonja Nuttall in 2006. Karan is expanding the brand's footprint with the Los...
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LVMH announces share buyback program

Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton has announced a share buyback program totalling nearly $320 million. The buy back program will run from Nov. 17 through Dec....

Kaia Gerber cast in Marc Jacobs Beauty spring campaign

Kaia Gerber has been cast as the 'It Girl' in the 2017 Spring Marc Jacobs Beauty campaign. The 15-year-old up-and-comer is relatively new to the...

French designer, Sophie Theallet boycotts Melania Trump

French fashion designer Sophie Theallet has made her political stance clear by refusing to dress First Lady-to-be Melania Trump. Theallet, who gained prominence for styling...

Paolo Riva makes abrupt departure as CEO of DVF

After only 18 months at the helm of Diane Von Furstenberg, CEO Paolo Riva has resigned, effectively immediately. Embed from Getty Images “I am proud of...