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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 3:26pm
CIRCUS MAGIC: Glamour gals and guys plus a few surprises shared the runway Saturday night when the Dallas chapter of the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS staged its 32nd annual benefit before a sold-out audience of 1,550. The 32nd annual auction of fashion and... read more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 3:14pm
L Brands Inc. stock got a lift after analysts had a chance to digest the intimate apparel brands many changes it announced this week. The stock popped almost 3 percent to $66.15. RBC Capital Markets analyst Brian Tunick said that he walked away with increased confidence that... read more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 2:45pm
NEW YORK — Purses can serve a function other than holding one’s daily trinkets, proved the annual Purses and Pursenalities luncheon. The event — an afternoon soirée and auction of more than 100 designer bags benefiting the Madison Square Boys & Girls Club — was held at New... read more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 2:41pm
PVH Corp. saw its stock increase in after-hours trading after the company managed to do what many other firms haven’t — deliver a strong quarter in earnings. Net income for the first quarter rose to $231.6 million, or $2.83 a diluted share, up from $114.1 million, or $1.37, a... read more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 2:36pm
Remember that Nineties’ Donna Karan ad campaign imagining the first woman president? “That’s how it will be,” the designer predicted Tuesday night. “Hillary [Clinton] will be elected. I hope I have the honor of dressing President Clinton again — and Hillary,” she explained as... read more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 2:36pm
With new offices in Greenpoint and a CFDA-backed pop-up store set for July, the designers behind the label Timo are crafting an installation for Renaissance’s new hotel in Manhattan. Timo Weiland, Donna Kang and Alan Eckstein are selecting photographs, mood boards, dress forms... read more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 2:05pm
CLAPS OVER LIKES: Australia-based Clapit said its app is the next evolution of social networking and today takes the next step in its growth strategy with expansion to the U.S. The company, which has so far raised $2.82 million in a seed round, aims to make its splash in the U.... read more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 1:59pm
Guess Inc. Victor Herrero’s “transition” during the first half has been more challenging than expected. But the chief executive officer is keeping his eye on the prize and plans to hit $3 billion in annual revenues in three years, as laid out in March. He also sought to... read more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 1:49pm
NEW DELHI, India — A report released by the Asia Floor Wage Alliance, an international alliance of trade unions and labor-rights activists, has alleged persistent abuses at San Francisco-based Gap’s supplier factories in India, Indonesia and Cambodia. The report, which surveyed... read more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 1:49pm
What a difference eight months makes. Linda Wells held court at the town house of Laura and Harry Slatkin on Manhattan’s Upper East Side on Tuesday night to fete her new chapter in life. The Slatkins, along with John Demsey and Cornelia Guest, hosted the party for the founding... read more

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