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Monday, April 27, 2015 at 12:38pm
The Tailory New York, which was established last year to create custom clothing for Manhattan professionals and skews mostly toward men’s wear, wants a bigger piece of the women’s business. The company has a multiprong strategy to aggressively pursue a female clientele:... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 12:05pm
PARIS – Hermès Parfums will stage an ephemeral shops-in-shop in the Frank & Fils department store here starting next month to highlight its expanding fragrance universe. Starting on May 18— and for the first time — the French brand will create a conceptual space where... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 10:21am
Bernard “Ben” Cammarata will retire as chairman of The TJX Cos. Inc. after nearly 40 years of service with the company. The retirement will be effective at the company’s annual meeting, scheduled for June 11, after which Carol Meyrowitz, TJX’s chief executive officer, is... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 9:23am
After a strong opening, stocks lost stream in midday trading – especially in the retail sector, which was mostly in the red ahead of Apple Inc.’s quarterly earnings report. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.2 percent to 18,117 while the S&P 500 was trending up 0.1... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 9:10am
BENGALURU (Reuters) — The Indian rupee has climbed to heights seen only once before in the past decade, as measured against the currencies of the country’s trading partners. Unlike past periods of strength, it has exporters reeling. The rupee’s real effective exchange rate (... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 9:07am
LONDON (Reuters) — British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood took to the streets of London on Monday cradling a “fracked baby of the future” in her latest show of opposition to hydraulic fracturing. The 74-year-old, known for her environmental campaigning as well as her bold... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 8:52am
Earlier this month, Goldman, Sachs & Co. posted first quarter net revenues of $10.6 billion — the highest quarterly sales in four years while the company’s investment banking unit posted a robust 7 percent gain in net revenues to $1.9 billion. So, it is no surprise that... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 8:51am
PARIS — Pierre Bouissou is leaving his position as president and chief executive officer of Boucheron, effective immediately, parent company Kering said on Monday. Bouissou joined Boucheron in 2011 from LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, where he was managing director of Berluti... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 8:09am
It should come as no surprise to anyone in the fashion industry that Martin Margiela is, indeed, physically absent from “The Artist Is Absent,” the documentary on his life which screened at the TriBeCa Film Festival on Thursday night, directed by Alison Chernick and produced by... read more
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 7:14am
TENDER IS THE NIGHT: Anna Mouglalis read poems by Catherine Pozzi with her soft, deep voice accompanied by French singer Christophe on the piano. The party hosted by Chanel at the villa Romaine, overlooking the Mediterranean, was one of the highlights of the 30th edition of the... read more

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