Monday, March 30, 2015 at 10:06am
(Bloomberg) — Boston University received $50 million, its largest gift ever, for its management school from retailing executive Allen Questrom and his wife Kelli. The renamed Questrom School of Business will use the donation to endow 10 faculty positions and help pay for added... read more
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 9:52am
PARIS — Kering has named Yves Egeileh its new M&A director, effective Wednesday. Egeileh joins the French conglomerate — parent of Gucci, Saint Laurent, Puma and other brands — from J.P. Morgan, where he was a vice president overseeing mergers and acquisitions primarily in... read more
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 9:34am
GENEVA — World Trade Organization members urged Pakistan in a review forum to push ahead with reform efforts to strengthen its economy and the global competitiveness of its goods, which includes a new five-year policy to revamp the country’s important textile and apparel sector... read more
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 9:18am
Ralph Lauren Corp., the United States Polo Association and USPA’s Indian licensee appear to have reached a resolution in their longstanding trademark dispute. Arvind Lifestyle Brands Ltd. has agreed to pay $3.2 million to Ralph Lauren Corp. to settle the more than decade-long... read more
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 8:26am
GIRLS ON FILM: Kering is deepening its ties with cinema. Having signed a five-year-deal with the Cannes International Film Festival, the French luxury group said Monday it would launch the first edition of “Women in Motion,” an event highlighting women’s contributions, at this... read more
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 7:59am
Meredith Corp. has tapped Kim Martin as chief strategy officer, a role that will help the company target more Millennial women for continued growth. Most recently, Martin served as president and general manager of WE TV for nine years. There, she oversaw all aspects of the... read more
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 6:20am
The first Halo game to depart from the decade-old Xbox 360, Guardians marks the second entry in the Reclaimer series, 343 Industries’s crack at the iconic Master Chief’s adventures. So far the game looks like a spiritual successor to the Halo 3: ODST spin-off, with a galactic... read more
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 6:12am
BEIJING (Reuters) – Germany’s BMG music rights company said on Monday it had signed a music digital distribution deal with China’s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , as the world’s largest e-commerce firm firms up its bid to become a digital media empire. The deal, one of the first in... read more
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 6:09am
Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations division raises the bar once again with the forthcoming 2016 Range Rover SVAutobiography. The word modest did not come into play during the design of this vehicle, which boasts 542 hp through an optional supercharged V8 that comes... read more
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 5:30am
German streetwear label DJINN’S employs the talents of Hamburg-based graffiti artist OJEY in their latest collaborative collection. An avid skater since childhood, OJEY’s fascination with the graphic artworks of his skateboards inspired him to experiment with graffiti... read more