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Monday, July 25, 2016 at 2:17pm
For those who don’t see the value in sharing the mundanities of daily life, Twitter is still for you. That’s the implied message of a new marketing initiative from the micro-messaging platform, which is increasingly positioning itself as more of a news service than a social... read more
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 2:15pm
Fragrance business Inter Parfums recorded sales gains in its U.S. and European business segments for the second quarter. Inter Parfums Inc., the U.S.-based parent company, posted a 14.8 percent sales increase for the second quarter, with sales of $117.2 million compared with $... read more
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 1:56pm
As apparel companies gear up to report second-quarter results, the broader retail sector is poised to see an improved second half, said analysts at Telsey Advisory Group in a consumer trends research note today. And in a separate report from IHS Global Insight, back-to-school... read more
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 12:40pm
Talk about an idea with staying power. FragranceLock, a finishing spray for fragrance that promises to seal the scent of perfume on skin for 12 hours, was introduced this morning on HSN.com and will premiere live on HSN’s television channel this Wednesday. The first-of-its-kind... read more
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 12:21pm
As part of the WWD Honors program, an annual celebration of creative vision, performance and leadership, applications are now being accepted from the industry for the CEO/Creative Leadership Award. The WWD Honors will anchor WWD’s 2016 CEO Summit on the evening of Oct. 25 at... read more
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 12:00pm
JOAN AND KANYE: Olivier Rousteing has again tapped into the Kardashian-West family craze for Balmain’s fall 2016 campaign. The first image of the campaign was released on the brand’s Instagram account earlier today and features Kanye West alongside Joan Smalls, a dedicated... read more
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 11:03am
NEW YORK — J. McLaughlin has named Mary Ellen Coyne chief executive officer, signaling the company’s desire to accelerate growth across all channels. Coyne, a former Ralph Lauren executive, will be responsible for J. McLaughlin’s overall strategy including its operations,... read more
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 10:11am
When Juliet Nicolson, whose antecedents include a variety of notable writers (from Alfred, Lord Tennyson to her grandmother Vita Sackville-West, and her father, biographer Nigel Nicolson), decided to write a book about her family, one of the things she wanted most to know was... read more
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 9:50am
After more than a 20-year wait, we finally have footage from a new Trainspotting movie as a short teaser has been released by Sony Pictures Entertainment. In this first look at footage from the new film, Renton (Ewan McGregor), Spud (Ewen Bremner), Sick Boy (Jonny Lee Miller)... read more
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 9:27am
Today’s news that Verizon would acquire Yahoo’s core operating business moves the wireless network provider one $4.83-billion step closer to its goals of becoming a major media company. The all-cash deal is slated to go into effect in the first quarter of 2017, and will... read more

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