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Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 1:42pm
H2O Plus is entering new waters under a new moniker, H2O Plus Beauty. The 27-year-old brand is revamping its image by introducing 47 newly reformulated stockkeeping units — some of them existing products, some new — with new packaging on its redesigned Web site in the U.S. this... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 1:26pm
At New York City Ballet’s spring gala Wednesday night, it was as if a time capsule from the early Aughts had been unlatched. The more economically enlightened time — images from which are currently flooding the social media feeds of aesthetically inclined Millennials, replacing... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 1:00pm
Newly formed entertainment, sports and fashion behemoth WME | IMG today revealed its representation of Jeremy Scott. The Los Angeles-based designer and Moschino creative director will be repped by talent agency WME for entertainment opportunities including film, television,... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 1:00pm
Newly formed entertainment, sports and fashion behemoth WME | IMG today revealed its representation of Jeremy Scott. The Los Angeles-based designer and Moschino creative director will be repped by talent agency WME for entertainment opportunities including film, television,... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 12:52pm
Ron Marshall is the new chief executive officer of Claire’s Stores Inc. Marshall, who was the former president and ceo of The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co. supermarket chain and at bookseller Borders Group, has been on Claire’s board since December 2007. Marshall’s... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 12:46pm
On Wednesday night at Lucques restaurant in West Hollywood, the farmhouse tables on the patio were set with personalized illustrations by Justin Teodoro to welcome a small flurry of guests coming to celebrate the launch of Los Angeles designer Robert Rodriguez’s R/R Studio... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 12:27pm
A fake tattoo that won’t wash off — now there’s a good excuse. Such was the case offered by Jean-Philip Grobler and Patti Beranek of Brooklyn-based synthpop band St. Lucia, the morning ahead of their WWD shoot. Two weeks later they’ve just returned from playing a series of... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 11:17am
Mission Athletecare is going after Under Armour. The athletic products brand, which was founded by Josh Shaw in 2008, is known for its popular cooling towels that utilize wet-to-cool technology. But VaporActive, their new men’s apparel line, features dry-to-cool technology... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 11:16am
Italian luxury brand Luisa Spagnoli just made its move on the West Coast. The 90-year-old company, with 151 owned doors in Italy and another 48 elsewhere in the world, today opens at the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, Calif., debuting with its spring collection that... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 11:14am
In just over three months as president and chief executive officer, Joe Magnacca has taken a hands-on approach at Massage Envy. The former embattled ceo of Radio Shack is reaching back to his experience as the president of daily living products and solutions at Walgreens, to... read more

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