Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 9:48am
Wella Professionals is expanding its salon color purview — and targeting a younger demographic —with the introduction of Color Touch Plus. Launching in September, Color Touch Plus is Wella’s new semi-permanent color line, which is designed to cover up to 70 percent of gray... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 9:30am
Video advertising is taking over the digital sphere, and Twitter is hoping that it’s a ticket to profitability and growth. Today, the microblogging platform introduces a number of updates that encourage users to create and share more videos as it works to become the “first... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 8:56am
Rihanna may be headed for Paris Fashion Week, but that doesn’t mean she’s abandoning New York altogether. As first reported by WWD last week, RiRi’s Fenty Puma collection will stage pop-up shops at Bergdorf Goodman and Six:02. Today, Puma has revealed that Rihanna is scheduled... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 8:28am
LONDON – The National Museum of Scotland has opened 10 new galleries. This is a part of an 80 million pound, or $104 million, rollout plan to revamp the institution, which is located in Edinburgh. The openings coincide with the 150th anniversary of the institution, which opened... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 8:17am
DSW Inc. beat analyst estimates for the second quarter and delivered inline sales as the shoe retailer managed to stay on track despite retail challenges. Net income for the quarter fell to $25 million, or 30 cents a diluted share, down from $37 million, or 42 cents, a year ago... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 7:45am
Outerwear brand Canada Goose bolstered its executive team today with three appointments. The company named Lee Turlington chief product officer; Jackie Poriadjian-Asch chief marketing officer, and Scott Cameron executive vice president of e-commerce, stores and strategy.... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 7:37am
Positive expectations on the jobs front helped boost consumer confidence in August after slipping slightly in July. The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index is now at 101.1, up from 96.7 in July. Both components of the index were up as well, with the Present Situation... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 7:24am
Comprising 26 percent of the global population, Generation Z is a large demographic. But a new report from Fung Global Retail & Technology also reveals how, what and why they spend. And in the U.S. alone, consumers spent $829.5 billion on Generation Z, “whose members have... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 7:01am
Guess is collaborating with Republic Records to create Guess Music. The brand is describing Guess Music as a “high energy platform that pairs two industry powerhouses to bring together the world of fashion and music.” “I came to Paul [Marciano] and was inspired by his love and... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 7:00am
Could Anna Wintour, Graydon Carter and David Remnick have even more competition in the wings? President Obama is trying his hand at magazine editing, and he’s starting with Condé Nast’s technology-inspired title Wired. Working in magazines appears to be a new hobby for the... read more