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Monday, July 6, 2015 at 6:44pm
With three goals for the U.S. in Sunday’s Women’s World Cup win, Carli Lloyd was catapulted into international fame — and a few of her teammates are also posed to be breakout stars. Weeks before she won the tournament’s Most Valuable Player and Golden Boot awards, the New... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 5:01pm
Tommy Hilfiger Corp. has named Abdel El Hamri senior vice president, marketing and communications, the Americas. He will continue in his role as head of global communications. El Hamri, who has been with Hilfiger for over 10 years, has held numerous posts at the company’s... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 4:10pm
Burt Shavitz, a cofounder of Burt’s Bees and a pioneer of the eco-conscious beauty industry, died on Sunday in Maine of respiratory complications. He was 80 years old and is survived by a brother. Manhattan born-Shavitz grew up with a fondness for beekeeping, acquiring an... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 3:25pm
Shares of leading European and Asian luxury and retail firms were hit Monday after Greek voters nixed the bailout terms proposed by the nation’s creditors. Stock markets in Europe and Asia — with the exception of Shanghai — all fell Monday after the Greek vote the day before.... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 3:03pm
When director Sean Baker started working on his film “Tangerine” two and a half years ago, Caitlyn Jenner was still Bruce and Time magazine hadn’t published a cover story proclaiming transgender issues the next civil rights frontier. But his well-meaning and raucous dramedy... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 2:38pm
Perry Pericleous has been promoted to senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer of specialty apparel retailer Express Inc. Pericleous, who was previously the company’s vice president of finance, succeeds Paul Dascoli, who has left the firm. He reports to... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 1:42pm
Shares of Seritage Growth Properties, the real estate spinoff from Sears Holdings Corp., increased 3 percent to $37.10 in the first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Trading, under the ticker symbol “SRG,” began following the completion of the rights offering that... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 1:34pm
Two guys with no experience in retail or fashion start an online, premium denim business. Sounds like the start of a bad joke, but it’s actually how Los Angeles-based DSTLD (pronounced “distilled”) came to be last year, won over customers and, more recently, venture capital and... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 1:32pm
COUTURIER’S COLLAB: British couturier Bruce Oldfield has teamed with the British department store John Lewis on a capsule collection that will be unveiled in September. The 60-piece women’s line includes faux-fur trim and jacquard coats, lace, wide-leg and skinny trousers, lace... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 1:20pm
In the roster of collaborations set up to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Slam Jam, the Italian streetwear curator has partnered with Japanese brand Head Porter for this four-piece capsule collection. The collection includes four staple designs from the Japanese luggage... read more

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