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Stories on the business end of fashion.

Swarovski Incrusted Magenta Pendants

Alibaba To Take Legal Action Against Counterfeit Goods

Alibaba has decided to move against piracy by suing sellers of Fake Swarovski Watches present across the platform. It is China’s e-commerce giant’s first legal action...

Rent the Runway Closes a $60 Million Funding Round

Looking good has never been so easy! Rent the Runway has big plans for 2017 and now has even more capital to cement its...

Russia: A Potential Goldmine for Luxury Fashion Retail

The Russian Luxury Market is now valued at 3.5 billion euro exposing its potential in sales to fashion brands worldwide. After an ascending growth of 5...

Fashionably Friendzoned: Burberry Turns Down Coach on Merging.

Fashion powerhouse Coach allegedly turned down by Burberry regarding takeover approaches. Picture this, a company worth 20 billion dollars, shares of Burberry rising 4.8 percent...

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...