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Monday, May 2, 2016 at 9:01pm
NEW YORK — Eponym’s looking to shake up the eyewear industry by teaming up with designer brands such as Alice + Olivia, Jason Wu and Steven Alan and giving them an e-commerce spin. “All of my favorite brands didn’t make eyewear and smaller brands can’t get into eyewear,” said... read more
Monday, May 2, 2016 at 6:39pm
The day after the Met Ball, the worlds of art, fashion, design and retail will collide on a much smaller scale. Douglas Elliman on Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. will present the latest installment of Elliman Talks, the art/design conversation series that explores the... read more
Monday, May 2, 2016 at 5:05pm
Abercrombie & Fitch. Co.‘s Fran Horowitz received a total compensation package of $4.8 million in 2015. The company detailed the salaries of its top executives Monday in its proxy filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Horowitz joined the company in October... read more
Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:56pm
General Growth Properties Inc., the nation’s second-largest mall operator, reported that its comparable net operating income for the first quarter ended March 31 increased 5.2 percent to $561 million from $533 million in the prior year period. Company earnings before interest,... read more
Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:55pm
WASHINGTON — Top U.S. and European Union trade officials scrambled Monday to downplay and contain potential fallout after Greenpeace released what it said was a significant portion of the negotiating documents for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership accord. U.S.... read more
Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:25pm
Time appears to be running out for Aéropostale Inc. The cash-strapped company’s board is set to meet either Monday night or Tuesday and a Chapter 11 filing is said to be imminent. Employees at the company’s New York headquarters have been called for a town hall meeting Tuesday... read more
Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:15pm
Spring brings all kinds of growth, and in Berlin, that includes the sprouting of fashion labels. The newest, Ivy & Oak, is an online fashion brand positioning itself as a sustainable and stylish alternative to trendy fast fashion. The seed was planted a year ago by company... read more
Monday, May 2, 2016 at 2:58pm
Eyebobs has tapped Michael Magerman as its first chief executive officer. Magerman will focus on growing the eyewear company, which is best known for its affordable reading glasses priced around $75. It was founded in 2001 by Julie Allinson. Magerman most recently served as... read more
Monday, May 2, 2016 at 2:55pm
DUBAI — The Middle East’s largest mall developer, Majid Al Futtaim, on Monday unveiled an ambitious retail infrastructure development plan in the sultanate of Oman. The investment would be $1.8 billion by 2020. “We have always been pioneering in the Omani market. We are proud... read more
Monday, May 2, 2016 at 2:26pm
Taubman Centers Inc. delivered first-quarter earnings that slightly missed expectations, but the company raised its guidance range for 2016. Funds from operations per diluted share were 84 cents, which was 3 cents better than last year, but missed the FactSet estimate of 85... read more

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