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Friday, February 12, 2016 at 7:02pm
Gucci has always been in the mix in Los Angeles on Grammy weekend, hosting the Roc Nation brunch or private listening parties with the Recording Academy in years past. On Friday, the brand stepped it up by revealing that Grammy-nominated singer Florence Welch is its new... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 7:02pm
Gucci has always been in the mix in Los Angeles on Grammy weekend, hosting the Roc Nation brunch or private listening parties with the Recording Academy in years past. On Friday, the brand stepped it up by revealing that Grammy-nominated singer Florence Welch is its new... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 5:09pm
WWD went off the runways and onto the streets and sidewalks for the best looks from New York Fashion Week. Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Read More... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 4:47pm
Teatum Jones of the U.K. was named the winner of the women’s 2015-16 International Woolmark Prize, that took place tonight at Cedar Lake in New York. The brand bested five other finalists who all showed innovative designs in Merino wool. They were J Koo (Asia), Bianca Spender (... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 4:47pm
Teatum Jones of the U.K. was named the winner of the women’s 2015-16 International Woolmark Prize, that took place tonight at Cedar Lake in New York. The brand bested five other finalists who all showed innovative designs in Merino wool. They were J Koo (Asia), Bianca Spender (... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 3:47pm
American Apparel will shutter its Hawthorne dye house as it continues to trim expenses fresh off its emergence from bankruptcy. Workers at the facility, located about 15 miles southwest of downtown Los Angeles, were notified of the closure via a letter signed by chief executive... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 3:27pm
As it continues to pursue its “greatness agenda” to jump-start growth, Kohl’s Corp. on Friday eliminated three high-level positions as part of a reorganization. A spokeswoman confirmed that the jobs cut included the executive vice president and chief digital officer, a role... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 3:06pm
MILAN — Textile mills at Milano Unica, which ended its three-day run on Thursday, said demand from environmentally conscious luxury consumers has driven up the price of linen even as cotton struggles with an oversupply issue. Now under the Loro Piana umbrella, Solbiati’s “Linen... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 2:52pm
Sequential Brands Group has signed a license for its William Rast brand with One Jeanswear Group. Cofounded by Justin Timberlake and Trace Ayala in 2005, the brand is majority owned by Sequential, a brand management firm. Timberlake and Ayala continue to own a stake. The brand... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 2:32pm
Wall Street closed out the week on a strong note with the Dow Jones Industrial Average up 304 points to 15,916, as the S&P 500 gained 34.50 points to 1,859 and the Nasdaq added 45 points to 4,006. The S&P Retail ETF rose by 87 cents to $39.26 for a gain of 2.2 percent.... read more

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