Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 2:06pm
SHANGHAI — Tackling the global pricing debate is critical for the future of luxury retailers and brands in mainland China. That’s the view of Andrew Keith, chief executive officer and president of Lane Crawford, who said pricing is “the most relevant and live discussion we are... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 12:10pm
Wendy Wurtzburger, former chief merchandising and design officer of Anthropologie, is launching Until Soon, a high-end sweater collection, with partners Linda Trau and Michelle Gondolini. The three women have a shared history with Anthropologie. Trau, who opened one of the... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 11:54am
(Bloomberg) — PayPal will be an attractive payments partner and is open to new alliances after completing its spinoff from parent EBay Inc., PayPal’s incoming chief executive officer Dan Schulman told investors on Wednesday. “We are in constant conversations about how the chess... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 10:21am
Quiksilver Inc. has postponed its March 5 first-quarter earnings release as the audit committee of its board investigates what it called a “revenue cut-off issue.” The company said the audit committee began an investigation last week but had not reached any conclusions. The... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 10:10am
After a detailed presentation to Wall Street Tuesday and an after-market report that spotlighted a turnaround effort aimed at saving $1.5 billion, shares of Target Corp. were mixed this morning as investors digested chairman and chief executive officer Brian Cornell’s plan to... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 10:00am
Next up in our ongoing Sneaker Rotation series is Joseph Prince, the Creative Director of LAW magazine. A biannual publication documenting the undercurrent of Britain, LAW captures the everyday in order to give people a sense of belonging and recognition that they might not ... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:56am
PARIS – Tributes began trickling in Wednesday for cult French model Bettina Graziani, who died in Paris on Monday at the age of 89, according to sources close to her. In a statement, Givenchy called her “the very first muse of the house and an icon of elegance and of Parisian... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:28am
MILAN — Strong growth in all international markets drove Moncler SpA’s net earnings in 2014 up 71 percent to 130.3 million euros, or $173.3 million, compared with 76.1 million euros, or $100.4 million, in the previous year. In the 12 months ended Dec. 31, revenues rose 20... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:20am
London photographer Imran Ciesay, aka Places + Faces, debuts a self-titled zine featuring a swathe of candid, behind-the-scenes portraits of rap royalty. Kanye West, A$AP Rocky, Wiz Khalifa, Big Sean and more are captured on film in Ciesay’s trademark raw, gritty style,... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 8:57am
WWD went off the runways and onto the streets and sidewalks for the best looks from Paris Fashion Week.   Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Read More... read more