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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 9:01pm
John Mehas has been chief executive officer of Club Monaco for more than 12 years. Surprised? It’s intentional that he has kept a low profile since joining the retailer from The Gap in 2000. “For me, it’s all about the store and what we create, not the personality,” Mehas said... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 9:01pm
THE FUTURE IS NOW: Tuesday afternoon’s rain outside of Oslo did not dissuade Margaret Atwood from trekking through the Nordmarka forest where she personally delivered her literary contribution for The Future Library. Founder Katie Paterson was on hand to accept “Scribbler Moon... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 3:31pm
The noted actor Simon Callow is hardly the first performer one would think of to play a male-to-female transsexual. But he does so in “Tuesdays at Tesco’s,” which is playing at Manhattan’s 59E59 theater until June 7. It concerns the Tuesday activities of just such a woman... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 3:22pm
Strong e-commerce and same-store sales, helped by a good performance in women’s and men’s activewear, enabled Belk Inc. to stand out among department stores reporting first-quarter results. In the three months ended May 2, net income rose 13 percent to $21.8 million from $19.3... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 3:20pm
On top of the customization options currently offered by adidas’ MIZXFLUX program, a Millennium Falcon edition of the ZX Flux is currently primed for a general release. Han Solo’s iconic spacecraft serves as the inspiration for this latest iteration, which is dually branded... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 2:40pm
RETROSUPERFUTURE has been unusually experimental with their collections this summer, bringing us both the “Vacanze Italiane” and “Visiva” collections. To revert back to basics, the luxury sunglasses manufacturer has released the “Super Black Matte Mirror” collection by... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 2:03pm
INDEPENDENT SPIRIT: Frockadvisor, an app that is launching in the U.K. to connect shoppers to independent boutiques, is staging a Fashion Independents’ Day in London Thursday, to promote the city’s niche boutiques. The event will see London bloggers, television presenters and... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 2:03pm
INDEPENDENT SPIRIT: Frockadvisor, an app that is launching in the U.K. to connect shoppers to independent boutiques, is staging a Fashion Independents’ Day in London Thursday, to promote the city’s niche boutiques. The event will see London bloggers, television presenters and... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 2:03pm
A bidding war is erupting for Kaufhof, Germany’s leading department store chain. According to sources, Hudson’s Bay Co. has put in a bid for Kaufhof that tops a recent offer made by René Benko and his Austrian real estate company Signa Holding. Signa owns Germany’s other... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 2:00pm
With the Spring/Summer 2015 season in full swing, Copenhagen label Soulland drops a suitably botanical crewneck. The white cotton fleece sweat comes as part of the label’s “ART DECO” collection and is adorned with all sorts of embroidered flora including some delectable... read more

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