Friday, March 27, 2015 at 11:40am
HONG KONG — As producers and apparel brands continue to struggle with rising production costs in China, manufacturers have been emphasizing service and technology as well as quality over price competitiveness. Adding value was a major theme at the latest Prime Source Forum here... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 11:40am
Boasting a line of cars that include such classics as the Cayenne, the Cayman and the 911, Porsche can lay claim to a long history of design excellence. Although it is almost always unbearably awkward when a company endows itself with honors, it feels legitimate for Porsche to... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 11:18am
John Bryant, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Kellogg Co., has been elected to Macy’s Inc.’s board, increasing the number of directors to 13. Bryant has been president and ceo of Kellogg since 2011 and added the chairmanship last July. Terry Lundgren, chairman... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 11:17am
Madison Avenue is not your typical late-night party scene. A route to a rowdier downtown destination, sure, but the site for a full-on, blowout bash starting at 10 p.m.? Not so much. That is, until Fendi gets involved. On Thursday evening, the fashion powerhouse brought the... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 11:00am
Nike keeps the Air Max 1 iterations coming after Air Max Day, with the very clean Ultra Moire White/White sneaker. A perforated upper offers breathability, while a lighter sole complements the sleek look of the slimmed-down silhouette. The gum outsole offers the only trace of... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 10:58am
Loaded Magazine Shutters: Loaded, one of the U.K.’s original lad mag titles, is set to close, London’s Guardian reported Friday. The paper posted a brief statement from the magazine’s publisher, Simian Publishing, noting that as of the April issue, which was published Thursday... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 10:40am
Crafted for the worldwide traveler, IWC has released a new entry from its heralded Portugieser line. The Yacht Club Worldtimer is as stylish as it is functional, with the watch being run by automatic movement 42-hour power reserve. Boasting a corrector for the hour hand, the... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 10:00am
Nike has revisited the Tennis Classic AC silhouette with a new “White/Pure Platinum-Liquid Lime” offering. A ventilated mesh upper is surrounded by leather overlays that extend from the tongue all the way down to the toecap, with the material used on the posterior heel tab as... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 9:59am
Tamara Ecclestone on Thursday showcased her first stand-alone blow-dry bar, called Show Dry, which stands on London’s Westbourne Grove, set amid the area’s bijou fashion, children’s wear and home boutiques. The 1,500-square-foot space, which officially opens Saturday, has a... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 9:40am
This year’s POW! WOW! Hawaii festival is well and truly over, but the work doesn’t stop for Jasper Wong – artist, illustator, and creator of the annual event. Founder of various galleries around the world, including Above Second in Hong Kong, Loft in Space in Honolulu, and the... read more