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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 9:01pm
Calvin Klein has tapped Margot Robbie as the face of its soon-to-launch Deep Euphoria women’s fragrance. The fragrance, the third of the Euphoria range, is slated for release in the fall and billed by Calvin Klein as the “more modern, empowered sister” to the existing two... read more
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 7:28pm
HAVANA – Here’s a little-known fact about Karl Lagerfeld: He’s a massive fan of Latin music, which he reckons is in the throes of a comeback. “Mambo No. 5” by Xavier Cugat, who popularized the genre in America in the Forties and Fifties, is a particular favorite. Probably even... read more
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 5:40pm
Old Navy is not backing away from its ad depicting an interracial couple, which went on social media Friday and triggered some strong reaction, both from protesters and supporters. The ad shows a black woman and a white man, with a child riding piggyback on the man, and serves... read more
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 5:29pm
Macy’s is getting musical for its fourth annual “American Icons” campaign running May 12 to June 19. On the agenda, Macy’s is staging its first digital music festival on YouTube with emerging artists; singer Adam Lambert becomes the face of the INC International Concepts... read more
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 5:24pm
Even after 35 years in business, Carolina Herrera is still all about ingenuity. With that in mind, the designer will use Danny Sangra’s short film titled, “Something Unpredictable,” to launch a limited-edition capsule collection with Mytheresa.com. Kat Clements headlines what... read more
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 3:57pm
ADIEU, LANVIN: Lanvin will close its Chicago boutique at 116 East Oak Street in the Gold Coast neighborhood, according to a source familiar with retail real estate in the area. The French house opened the store, which was once home to well-known retailer Ultimo, in March 2013.... read more
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 3:40pm
Condé Nast Entertainment played the quality card at its NewFronts presentation Tuesday afternoon. “Our Millennial audience expects a certain quality,” said CNE president Dawn Ostroff at the company’s NewFronts, held at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. During the hourlong... read more
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 1:33pm
U.S. online retail sales are going strong, and much of that flows from the e-commerce leader Amazon.com, according to a recent report. This year, e-commerce sales are expected total $373 billion, and that’s seen growing to as much as $500 billion by 2020, according to research... read more
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 1:33pm
The optimization of Sears Holdings Corp.’s asset base likely means more store closures ahead. That’s the conclusion of Cowen analyst John Kernan, who wrote a research note Tuesday. He also concluded that Burlington Stores Inc. and Dick’s Sporting Goods could be the... read more
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 1:24pm
WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection said it has established a trade enforcement task force as it intensifies its enforcement efforts related to the interdiction of imported products suspected of using forced labor, as well as antidumping and countervailing duty laws... read more

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