Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 7:45am
Franchises are typically associated with fast-food chains not apparel brands. Most retailers own their own stores and very few open their organizations up to franchising. L Brands, one of the largest American retailers, had been franchising its China locations, but this past... read more
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 6:48am
SAN FRANCISCO — On Monday, a group of e-commerce “It” girls shared their strategies for capitalizing on the digital market. On stage were Google head of industry, fashion and luxury brands Lisa Green; Moda Operandi co-founder Lauren Santo Domingo; The RealReal founder and chief... read more
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 6:04am
SYDNEY – Australian department store chain David Jones unveiled a management shakeup late Tuesday that resulted in two of its most senior executives leaving the company. Donna Player, David Jones group executive, merchandise, is to be succeeded, with immediate effect, by David... read more
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 5:49am
Chico’s FAS Inc. has a battle on its hands. Barington Capital Group has begun a proxy fight against the retailer in connection with the election of two directors to Chico’s board. The retailer’s annual meeting of shareholders was initially set for June 16, and is now postponed... read more
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 1:12am
The growth in the luxury outbound trips from the Asia-Pacific region is slowing but it remains strong thanks to robust demand from travelers in China and India, according to a new report from travel technology group Amadeus. Amadeus noted that the compound annual growth rate... read more
Monday, May 23, 2016 at 9:01pm
Casualization can be costly. That’s the premise behind Rent the Runway’s first corporate partnership offering employees of Condé Nast a discount on its Unlimited subscription program. Instead of the normal $139 monthly rate, Condé workers can receive Unlimite” for $90 a month,... read more
Monday, May 23, 2016 at 9:01pm
As Americans hit beaches and pools this summer, they should be uneasy about the sunscreens they’re trusting to ward off harmful ultraviolet exposure and reduce skin-cancer risk. That’s the conclusion of investigations into available sun-protection products by the Environmental... read more
Monday, May 23, 2016 at 8:12pm
As half of the styling duo that is known for transforming Jennifer Lopez, Lily Collins and Gwen Stefani into camera-ready starlets, Mariel Haenn is delving underneath the glamour in a lingerie collection with TyLynn Nguyen. Haenn and Nguyen united under their mutual love for... read more
Monday, May 23, 2016 at 6:30pm
3D printing is quickly becoming all the rage these days. And while companies like Nike, adidas and New Balance have been busy whipping up 3D-printed sneaker prototypes, Airbus subsidiary APWorks has also been working on a special design in their own lane, the world’s first 3D-... read more
Monday, May 23, 2016 at 6:00pm
Visit the original post to see all 2 images from this gallery. Following on from a fresh batch of luscious new colorways, Nike has just released another iteration of the Mayfly Woven – this time in “Coastal Blue.” The shoe sports perforated leather uppers, woven side panels,... read more