Friday, October 9, 2015 at 7:08am
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Brett Biggs will take over the position of chief financial officer as Charles Holley, cfo and executive vice president, retires at the end of this year. Holley served as cfo since December 2010. Biggs, who will report to chief executive officer Doug... read more
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 5:08am
“Normally, there’s a bouncy castle in the room — I can send you the videos,” said Lady Spencer, the American wife of Earl Spencer, gesturing around the state dining room at Althorp, the Spencer family’s 500-year-old ancestral home in Northamptonshire, England. An unconventional... read more
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 4:30am
Now almost 20 years after his passing, Tupac’s influence is as palpable today as it was when he was alive. His death left a burning imprint within the hip-hop community and his music has proven inspirational to countless emcees, from the up-and-comers to those at the top of... read more
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 4:30am
PARIS — In yet another clear sign that Korean beauty keeps building momentum abroad, Thierry Maman has been charged running AmorePacific Group’s European operations. The former global president of Parfums Givenchy is now president of Pacific Creations France, a subsidiary of... read more
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 4:18am
PARIS — L Capital has acquired a 49 percent stake in Acturus Capital, the holding company of El Ganso. The private equity fund — sponsored by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton and Groupe Arnault — will help invigorate the Madrid-based label and drive its growth in international... read more
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 4:15am
One of the world’s first concept retail stores dedicated to fashion, WP Lavori in Corso is no stranger to collaborations. However, its latest represents perhaps one of the more personal and idiosyncratic displays of talent since the store first opened its doors in 1985. To... read more
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 4:00am
The North Face apply their technical know-how to casual garments for the “Unlimited” collection. Aimed at city dwellers, the collection is separated into two lines: “Departure” to take on the stresses of everyday life and “Shelter” for more functional uses. As always,... read more
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 3:50am
Heineken are offering Bond fans the chance to take part in the world’s first ever selfie taken from space, before attending an exclusive screening of the spy’s latest film, Spectre, in a secret and glamorous location in Las Vegas. To enter, simply fill out the form below and... read more
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 3:44am
LONDON — European stock markets made modest gains in mid-morning trading on Friday, buoyed by U.S. and U.K. decisions to keep their historically low interest rates on ice. The DAX in Frankfurt led the upswing in Europe, climbing 1 percent to 10,093.02, followed by the CAC 40 in... read more
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 3:15am
In the latest episode of Noisey Raps, the team catches up with hip-hop’s current flavor of the month Fetty Wap. The video sees the “Trap Queen” emcee hanging with his loyal Zoo Gang family while he heads to his hometown of Patterson, New Jersey, talking about how his... read more