Friday, May 22, 2015 at 7:00pm
In time for Memorial Day, London-based swimwear label Heidi Klein has opened a pop-up store in Southampton at 46 Jobs Lane. Designed to be reminiscent of a beach hut retreat, the shop features whitewashed wood adorned with palm tree leaves, bleached coral and driftwood. The 800... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 5:38pm
Salt Hotels’ David Bowd and Kevin O’Shea didn’t have to look far for someone to run the shop at The Chequit, the newly reopened historic 37-room inn on Shelter Island. The duo called on Wampum, a local skate and surf-inspired clothing company, to pitch in. The Montauk-based... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 5:36pm
Macy’s is doing its part to bring veterans into the department store field. Since July 2011, Macy’s Military Executive Development Program (MEDP) has placed 53 veterans in its stores: 28 from the Army, 12 from the U.S. Marine Corp., eight from the Navy, four from the Air Force... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 5:33pm
What’s the future for Ann Inc.? With its merger into the Ascena Retail Group expected in the back half of the year, there’s intensifying interest in the corporation. Near term, the future entails low-single sales gains, sharper buying to better meet demand, and refining the Ann... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 4:30pm
Back in 2013, Miles Scott was chosen by the San Francisco Make-A-Wish foundation to get his wish granted. Like many children his age, he wanted to be Batman. What no one could have expected was the outpouring of love and support for his wish and how large in scale it would... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 4:12pm
While the ath-leisure trend continuing to pickup steam, Sports Authority has partnered with Champion Athleticwear to launch Champion GEAR performance-driven activewear. As of Wednesday, the 462-unit chain will sell the women’s and men’s collection exclusively nationwide and via... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 3:56pm
Louis Vuitton has brought its unconventional “Series 2” exhibition to Rome. The French luxury label celebrated the opening of the exhibit on Thursday night at Palazzo Ruspoli, where “Series 2” will be open to the public until June 7. Through a series of different installations... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 3:39pm
Members of the International Longshore & Warehouse Union voted and approved Friday a new contract that puts an end to tensions that erupted earlier this year and caused widespread supply chain disruption for manufacturers and retailers. Union members ratified a five-year... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 3:34pm
MILAN — The day Permira offered to buy the Valentino brand, Matteo Marzotto was busy negotiating the exit of Valentino Garavani from the company he founded and mapping out the couturier’s 45th anniversary celebrations. The deal with the private equity fund was sealed the... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 3:34pm
Nicki Minaj dropped “Feeling Myself” with Beyonce on TIDAL earlier this week, and has again taken to the streaming service to release the exclusive music video for “The Night is Still Young.” In the video, the Queens rapper re-establishes her Harajuku Barbie persona, donning a... read more