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Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 9:40am
Kate Spade has gathered an eclectic mix of celebrities and models to appear in its fall ad campaign. Singer and actress Bernadette Peters, model, chef and philanthropist Jourdan Dunn, and actress and musician Zosia Mamet, along with a variety of other faces, are featured in the... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 9:37am
Ulta Beauty is teaming with Alliance Data Systems Corp. to launch Ulta cobranded credit cards. The program is designed to increase the benefits of Ulta’s Ultamate Rewards loyalty program and increase overall engagement. “Customers were asking for it,” said Ulta chief marketing... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 9:30am
Music might open the door to new uses for the activity tracker Microsoft Band. The technology firm’s wristband, which debuted in late 2014, monitors a wearer’s heartbeat, calories and other health and fitness statistics. Microsoft on Wednesday evening hosted a private screening... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 9:12am
PICTURE THIS: As an increasing number of e-tailers are trying to sharpen their fashion photography, Zulily is trying out StyleShoots technology in its in-house photography center in its five-floor Seattle corporate headquarters. The Seattle company offers consumers daily deals... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 9:03am
Dollar General said it has completed the purchase of 41 former Wal-Mart Express locations in 11 states. The retailer said it plans to relocate 40 Dollar General stores to the sites that were acquired from Wal-Mart by October. With the former Express locations, Dollar General... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 8:06am
Cautious comments out of Ford Motors weighed on U.S. stocks this morning. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was declining by more than 70 points to 18,395, the S&P 500 is slipping by 4 points to 2,162 and Nasdaq had been trading slightly higher. The S&P Retail ETF was... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 8:03am
MILAN — A solid wholesale business and a strong performance in all its markets, in particular the U.S. and Greater China, lifted profits and revenues at Aeffe SpA in the first half. In the six months ended June 30, net profit climbed to 1.4 million euros, or $1.5 million,... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 7:42am
While much of the fashion pack will head out on vacation over the next few weeks, Monocle founder and editor in chief Tyler Brûlé is making a trip of his own — on business. The editor will is hosting events in Tokyo and Hong Kong to celebrate the magazine’s special-edition... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 7:42am
While much of the fashion pack will head out on vacation over the next few weeks, Monocle founder and editor-in-chief Tyler Brûlé is making a trip of his own- on business. The editor will is hosting events in Tokyo and Hong Kong to celebrate the magazine’s special-edition... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 6:56am
PARIS — Carven is parting ways with its men’s wear designer Barnabé Hardy after 18 months. The contemporary label, under new ownership since May, said it has decided to put the men’s line on hold and focus on the women’s collection. Hardy is expected to leave the house at the... read more

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