Monday, April 27, 2015 at 3:46pm
Tim Cook said the early read on the Apple Watch is a good one. The much-hyped smartwatch is a key test to Cook’s ability to launch Apple Inc. into a new product category without aid of the late Steve Jobs. And so far it seems to be a success. The chief executive officer, while... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 3:40pm
LA streetwear label Publish links up with CLAE for a sneaker wrapped in lush veg-tanned leather. Paying homage to California’s Joshua Tree National Park, the low-top sneaker sports reversed leather paneling on the toebox and inner medial side, complete with matching leather... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 3:00pm
Before its release tomorrow, here you can stream the sixth studio album from rap veteran Raekwon. The delivery is a followup to 2011’s Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang, as this particular project, titled Fly International Luxurious Art, notes featured assistance from the likes of A$AP... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 2:55pm
Established by by J- League soccer stars Nobuhiro Mori and Keji Ishizuka, Wacko Maria teams up with American filmmaker Jim Jarmusch for Spring/Summer 2015. A selection of lo-fi photographs serve as the basis for this new partnership, which is formed around a set of T-shirts... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 2:47pm
After a strong opening, stocks lost steam in midday trading and finished the day mostly in the red as investors took profits prior to first-quarter earnings reports for many large market cap companies. Retail shares saw a lot of the declines amid strong after-market results... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 2:43pm
Financially beleaguered Greece can’t seem to catch a break — but Parisian department store Le Bon Marché is giving two Greek brands founded after the country’s economic crisis a chance to shine with monthlong pop-up shops showcasing apparel and footwear rooted in the nation’s... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 2:20pm
Swiss luggage label FREITAG adds a new bag to its staple, engineered as ever using recycled truck tarpaulin. Available in a variety of head-turning colors, some with fragments of branding left intact from the fabrics’ previous life, the 33L volume bags sport adjustable... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 2:06pm
Last year, London’s Palace Skateboards and adidas Originals dropped off their first-ever apparel collaboration. Here we are roughly seven months later, and the two are back at it. adidas Originals just revealed a teaser for a new joint effort with Palace. From the image, we... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 1:40pm
Jamie xx is back with the official video for another track off his upcoming debut album, In Colour, set for release on June 1. “Gosh” couldn’t be by anyone else, with shaky high-hat breaks, MC-sample sound bites, and a throbbing bass, while its video remains a lot more... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 1:15pm
TUCSON, Ariz. — Big data. Retailers want it, but where to get it is the hurdle. The labyrinth of information revolving around customer behavior and how to leverage that into a personalized in-store and online experience was a focal point throughout last week’s Global Retailing... read more