Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 12:31am
BERLIN — Powered by the strongest first quarter in the company’s history, Zalando has raised its full-year guidance for 2015. In final figures released today, Europe’s largest fashion and footwear online retailer reported net income of 24.3 million euros, or $27.4 million, in... read more
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 12:22am
PARIS — Pandora took some investors by surprise on Tuesday. The Copenhagen-based jewelry brand reported a 39.6 percent jump in operating profit in the first three months to March 31, exceeding analyst expectations, but said the group’s net income slid 45.6 percent in the period... read more
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 12:00am
Vancouver’s {illustrated example has dropped off the second delivery from their Spring/Summer 2015 collection. While color schemes remain tempered, – as was the case with the brand’s first delivery of the season – the construction of the garments is anything but, demanding the... read more
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 9:21pm
“How nice to know that this organization does not have a one-size-fits-all approach.” That was Tony Spring, chairman and chief executive officer of Bloomingdale’s, talking about the Child Mind Institute, which supports children and families who face the challenge and... read more
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 9:14pm
Inter Parfums Inc. generated a better-than-expected first-quarter profit as sales fell on currency translation and the lack of a launch with the power of last year’s Karl Lagerfeld’s signature scents a year ago. In the three months ended March 31, the firm’s net income rose 12.... read more
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 9:03pm
TORONTO — As Canadian shoppers migrate online in soaring numbers, Roger Hardy — a Vancouver-based entrepreneur and venture capitalist — is taking a new online shoe company public in 2015 to tap into investor demand. The company, which will be called Technologies Ltd... read more
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 9:01pm
The role model is the new model. That’s what Panache is pushing in its new digital campaign titled “Modeled By Role Models,” which will be released today. The lingerie and swimwear brand for D+ cups will highlight six women: Marquita Pring, a plus-size model; Rachel Elliott, a... read more
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 7:36pm
The annual March of Dimes Spirit of Beauty luncheon raised $48,000 on Monday at Cipriani 42nd Street. The event honored Elana Drell-Szyfer, chief executive officer of Laura Geller Beauty and Lisa Price, founder of Carol’s Daughter. The honorees were chosen by the Spirit of... read more
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 6:00pm
Xcel Brands Inc. is getting ready to roll out its H by Halston diffusion line. The group has tapped stylist Cameron Silver as fashion director for H by Halston and H Halston. H by Halston is set to showcase on QVC in September, with Silver as the brand’s on-air personality.  ... read more
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 5:18pm
American Apparel Inc.’s first quarter losses widened significantly and the company said it plans to sell $10 million in stock to help keep funds flowing as chief executive officer Paula Schneider works to turn around operations. Net losses for the quarter widened to $26.4... read more