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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 5:50pm
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 3:40pm
NEW YORK – From the plant-based By Chloe menu to the First Lady of the U.N. Ban Soon Taek’s endorsement and Canopy founder Nicole Rycroft’s fight talk, Wednesday’s Fashion 4 Development First Ladies luncheon was steeped in causes. Before F4D founder Evie Evangelou started the... read more
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 3:26pm
Nordstrom Inc. has shifted the responsibilities of two of the three Nordstrom brothers in charge of the business, and to add horsepower to its e-commerce, digital and mobile businesses, has appointed Ken Worzel president of nordstrom.com. Worzel has been executive vice... read more
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 3:24pm
  GENEVA – Jack Ma, founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group, has been named a special adviser to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development for Youth Entrepreneurship and Small Business. His role as adviser for the Geneva-based UNCTAD will be to champion... read more
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 3:18pm
Fast-fashion behemoth Inditex is seeing slower growth so far in the second half — but it’s keeping on the accelerator of expansion. The Spanish retail group, owner of Zara and other chains, defied the downward trends of fellow fast-fashion retailers and reported a 7.5 percent... read more
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 3:06pm
Claire’s Stores Inc. got some much-needed breathing room, at least through the holiday selling period. The tween jewelry chain worked out an arrangement with its lender, HSBC Bank Plc, to revise its European credit facility. That arrangement allows Claire’s to complete a bond... read more
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 3:06pm
Claire’s Stores Inc. got some much-needed breathing room, at least through the holiday selling period. The tween jewelry chain worked out an arrangement with its lender, HSBC Bank Plc, to revise its European credit facility. That arrangement allows Claire’s to complete a bond... read more
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 2:50pm
WE HEART PARIS: Karl Lagerfeld, Alain Ducasse and David Guetta are among the personalities featured in a promotional film for Paris that the city’s mayor Anne Hidalgo is set to unveil on Thursday. Directed by Jalil Lespert, the “Yves Saint Laurent” and “Versailles” director,... read more
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 2:50pm
WE HEART PARIS: Karl Lagerfeld, Alain Ducasse and David Guetta are among the personalities featured in a promotional film for Paris that the city’s mayor Anne Hidalgo is set to unveil on Thursday. Directed by Jalil Lespert, the “Yves Saint Laurent” and “Versailles” director,... read more
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 2:29pm
Uniqlo is marking the 10th anniversary of the opening of its SoHo flagship with a gift to New York: An Art in Parks: Uniqlo Park Expressions grant will transform 10 parks with rotating public art exhibitions by New York-based emerging artists. The two-year grant will fund the... read more

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