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Friday, May 27, 2016 at 3:02am
SHANGHAI — Furla has just opened a new flagship in Shanghai and the Italian handbag brand is seeing strong sales growth in the country despite the economic slowdown, according to its executives. In the first quarter of 2016, Furla’s China sales were up 60.6 percent, with like-... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 2:24am
After scaling back on its international distribution amid a world economic crisis, hot Thai fashion brand Disaya is starting to make inroads in the Japanese market. The brand, which has been worn by celebrities including Anne Hathaway, January Jones, Camilla Belle and Taylor... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 2:24am
After scaling back on its international distribution amid a world economic crisis, hot Thai fashion brand Disaya is starting to make inroads in the Japanese market. The brand, which has been worn by celebrities including Anne Hathaway, January Jones, Camilla Belle and Taylor... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 2:07am
PARIS — Adidas said on Friday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its U.S. sportswear clothing business Mitchell & Ness to a newly formed group principally owned by Juggernaut Capital Partners. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Adidas said the... read more
Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 9:01pm
Pick a sunny day to visit the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris. Acclaimed French artist Daniel Buren has dressed the cloudlike Frank Gehry building in an array of vivid colors, all in strips arranged roughly perpendicular to the ground. They cast a mesmerizing glow on terraces... read more
Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 9:01pm
Pick a sunny day to visit the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris. Acclaimed French artist Daniel Buren has dressed the cloudlike Frank Gehry building in an array of vivid colors, all in strips arranged roughly perpendicular to the ground. They cast a mesmerizing glow on terraces... read more
Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 9:01pm
Change is a constant in the beauty industry, as William P. Lauder said in his insightful remarks to open the WWD CEO Beauty Summit on May 9 in Palm Beach, Fla., under the banner theme of See Change, Be Change. The difference now is that the tools of transformation — social... read more
Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 9:01pm
Cara Delevingne no longer has the monopoly on big eyebrows. Benefit is releasing a massive 45-item brow makeup collection next month and held a major launch event last Friday in Las Vegas. The beauty brand flew in 80 employees and more than 90 social media influencers with a... read more
Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 9:01pm
LONDON — London retailer Wolf & Badger, known for carrying under-the-radar independent designers, is increasing its product offer with plans to stock beauty, grooming and children’s wear, WWD has learned. “We are regularly approached by a variety of great brands wishing to... read more
Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 9:01pm
PARIS — Yves Saint Laurent’s new women’s perfume Mon Paris straddles the past and the present. “We wanted to pay a tribute to the incredible fragrance that Monsieur Saint Laurent created,” Stephan Bezy, international general manager of Yves Saint Laurent Beauté, told WWD,... read more

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