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Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:17pm
MILAN — Marni is tightening its relationship with Renzo Rosso’s OTB, which in 2012 acquired a majority stake in the Milanese brand designed by creative director Consuelo Castiglioni. Marni and Staff International, the manufacturing arm of OTB, have signed a licensing agreement... read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 10:11am
NYC HERE WE COME: Textiles and accessories trade show Milano Unica is coming to New York for the first time. From July 20 through 22 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, about 80 exhibitors will present their collections to a select group of buyers specifically invited by... read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 9:28am
Complementing yesterday’s feature of the 20 Best Sneaker Worn at Sneakerness Zurich 2015, we present a recap of some of the best kicks displayed by exhibitors. In addition to the usual suspects like Ronnie Fieg collabs, and OG Air Jordan 1 and Air Max 1, some newer sneakers... read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 9:22am
Levi Strauss & Co. will redeem $525 million in notes due in 2020 and use the proceeds for a new debt offering of up to $475 million due five years later. The new offering, which has yet to be priced, will be of senior unsecured notes, ranking equally with the company’s... read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 9:20am
Danish label Newline has long since been at the forefront of technical apparel. The brand burst onto the seen years ago by crafting the first running suit made from parachute material. Since then, Newline has come through with collection after collection of innovative workout-... read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 9:15am
PARIS — Kering said revenues rose 11.4 percent in the first quarter to 2.65 billion euros, or $2.99 billion. Luxury activities saw revenues rise 10.9 percent to 1.75 billion euros, or $1.98 billion, while the sport and lifestyle division registered a 12.7 percent increase to... read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 9:13am
Our Affordable Alternatives series aims to bring our readers reasonably-priced versions of normally high-priced fashion items, saving you money in your ongoing pursuit of style. As the sun starts to show its face again, we’re on the search for stylish sunglasses. Rather than... read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 9:04am
ADDED DIMENSION: Dutch designer Iris van Herpen’s avant-garde creations are headed to Atlanta. The city’s High Museum of Art will host the first U.S. exhibition of Van Herpen’s fashions next fall. “Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion,” jointly organized with the Groninger... read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 9:00am
The highly anticipated match between global boxing champions Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao is less than two weeks away. Therefore, as a means to satisfy the appetites of fans who are ravenous for what’s been dubbed as the ultimate fight of the modern era, premium cable... read more
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 9:00am
Retail sales decelerated last week as warmer weather in much of the country failed to ignite post-Easter demand. According to The Retail Economist LLC-Goldman Sachs weekly chain store sales index, sales in the seven days ended Saturday were 0.1 percent below the prior week... read more

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