Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:48pm
The Retail Industry Leaders Association on Tuesday released the 2015 Retail Sustainability Management Maturity Matrix, a new tool for retail sustainability executives to identify possible pathways to strong environmental sustainability programs. Developed by RILA and Deloitte... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:40pm
The 2015 Shanghai Auto Show brings news of a new venture between automotive customizer BRABUS and affiliate company STARTECH. Making its global debut, this converted Range Rover Pickup has been kitted with 100 bespoke body parts made of aluminum, carbon and steel, complete... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:37pm
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Trade Representative’s office has joined the outcry against Alibaba and counterfeits. At an American Apparel & Footwear Association conference here Wednesday, the USTR took a firmer stance against Alibaba’s Taobao online marketplace — a week after the... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:26pm
LONDON — Burberry is the latest luxury brand to admit that volatile exchange rates are playing havoc with its global pricing structure. As the firm reported sales for the six months ended March 31, Carol Fairweather, its chief financial officer, said the label “adjusts prices…... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:20pm
“What the f–k do you think I’m doing?” At Vanity Fair’s inaugural party for the Tribeca Film Festival, Harvey Keitel was in full Scorsese mode. He was one of the Friends of Bob — De Niro, that is — to come out to the State Supreme Courthouse in Lower Manhattan to kick off... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:09pm
On Tuesday night, Dakota Fanning couldn’t get out a full sentence. To be fair, it wasn’t entirely her fault. The actress had just entered Café Clover in the West Village when the dinner bell rang. To punctuate the point, a handsome waiter materialized to usher her to her dinner... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:00pm
Since Marlon Brando donned a plain white tee in A Streetcar Named Desire, the humble T-shirt has become an utterly inescapable part of menswear, whether worn underneath another garment or on its own. While there are innumerable plain white tees out there, what there are not a... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 1:20pm
The latest addition to adidas’s mi adidas program is the adilette sandal. Perfectly cued in time for summer, the adilette joins other popular silhouettes in the online Three Stripes custom footwear program, which offers a breadth of design options with which to customize your... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 12:40pm
NYC streetwear label 10.Deep teases the second delivery of their Spring 2015 collection. Touching on a whole swathe of trends and motifs simultaneously, the brand’s ensemble of outerwear, jerseys, hoodies, and the like are all executed in a disparate array of patterns and... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 12:32pm
PARIS — Marionnaud gave a check for 100,000 euros, or $106,783 at current exchange, on Wednesday to Cosmetic Executive Women France’s centers, which grant free beauty treatments to hospitalized patients. The gift was raised by the perfumery chain selling more than 29,000 teddy... read more