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Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 9:01pm
In yet another round of musical chairs, former Versace chief executive officer Gian Giacomo Ferraris is expected to join the Roberto Cavalli group, according to sources. Ferraris is due to succeed Renato Semerari shortly, they said. A former Coty Inc. executive, Semerari joined... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 9:01pm
HELLO, HOZIER: John Varvatos has tapped Andrew Hozier-Byrne, the Irish musician, singer and songwriter for fall, his first color campaign, WWD has learned. “I had a connection when I first heard his song ‘Take Me to Church,’” said John Varvatos of the musician known as Hozier... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 9:01pm
HELLO, HOZIER: John Varvatos has tapped Andrew Hozier-Byrne, the Irish musician, singer and songwriter for fall, his first color campaign, WWD has learned. “I had a connection when I first heard his song ‘Take Me to Church,’” said John Varvatos of the musician known as Hozier... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 6:00pm
Hong Kong-based e-commerce retailer Grana is branching out into swimwear. On Thursday, the apparel company will start selling three styles of bikini tops, two styles of bikini bottoms and a one-piece model for her. Four styles of boardshorts for him will drop on Grana’s site... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 6:00pm
Hong Kong-based e-commerce retailer Grana is branching out into swimwear. On Thursday, the apparel company will start selling three styles of bikini tops, two styles of bikini bottoms and a one-piece model for her. Four styles of boardshorts for him will drop on Grana’s site... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 3:31pm
Facebook’s community continues to grow, and with it, so does its bank account. Facebook’s second-quarter net profits gained 186 percent to $2.06 billion, or 71 cents a diluted share, as revenues increased 59 percent to $6.44 billion. The lion’s share of the company’s top line... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 3:26pm
It’s no accident that The Outnet’s first consumer study is called “Visualizing Thrill and Joy on Social Media.” The company aims to provide pleasure to its consumers via fashion shopping, but wanted deeper insights into what motivates their behavior. So it mined Facebook,... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 3:18pm
LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE helped lead European stocks higher as the Stoxx Europe 600 got a lift of 0.7 percent. The French luxury brand rose 7.5 percent to 154 euros or $170 and was on track for its biggest one-day gain since February 2015. LVMH reported second-... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 3:09pm
Lacoste is strengthening its New York presence. The brand, which temporary closed its 2,000-square-foot store this winter at 575 Madison Avenue, has reopened it with a new design. In addition, Lacoste will unveil a new, 3,400-square-foot store at Westfield World Trade Center on... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 3:00pm
E-ZEE BAKING: He’s a fashion editor, stylist, talk show host, red-carpet analyst, author and now, efficient epicurean. On Tuesday night Joe Zee cohosted an event that, even by fashion standards, was off-beat: a cooking class at The Brooklyn Kitchen that involved two different... read more

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