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WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 22:37

AMI Cuts 40 Jobs at Us Weekly

Among those cut were editor in chief Michael Steele and editorial director Jaimee Zanzinger, both of whom had to lead the meetings about the job cuts.

Hodinkee 23 Mar 2017 - 21:35

Live Stream: Ben, Stephen, And Louis Pick Their Favorite Watches From Baselworld 2017 (So Far)

Well, the official first day of Baselworld 2017 is officially over. And it was a good one. We’ve now seen the likes of Rolex, Patek Philippe, Tudor, Grand Seiko, Hermes, and more. There have been quite a few standout pieces, ranging from simple ti...

WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 21:11

Crunching the Neiman Marcus Numbers on Potential Hudson’s Bay Takeover

Cowen analyst Oliver Chen said comparable deals suggest a Neiman’s valuation below that of its current debtload.

NYT Fashion 23 Mar 2017 - 20:52

Preserving Art and Culture

Galas were held for the Frick Collection, Tibet House US and Diffa.

WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 20:03

Theory, Lola Collaborate on ‘Be Heard’ Panel Discussion

The panel will be moderated by Dee Poku, founder and chief executive officer of Women Inspiration & Enterprise Network.

AdAge 23 Mar 2017 - 19:30

Champion of Do-Not-Track Praises Senate's Vote to End ISP Privacy Rules

Restrictions on ISP data sharing and use lauded by privacy advocates and bemoaned by ad industry trade groups just got even closer to kaput. The Senate today passed a bill sponsored by Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona to invalidate the Federa...

Hodinkee 23 Mar 2017 - 19:02

First Take: Ben And Louis Discuss The New Omega Releases At Baselworld 2017 (VIDEO)

Today was the first official day of Baselworld 2017, and as we've done for so many years now, we began the day at 9:00 AM with Omega. Omega is surely having one of the strongest fairs so far, showing not only some amazing limited editions that hav...

Luxury Daily 23 Mar 2017 - 18:30

Bentley uses NASA-derived technology to convey attention to detail

British automaker Bentley is zooming in on Dubai with a photograph that required a similar focus on craftsmanship as its cars.

Hodinkee 23 Mar 2017 - 18:26

Introducing: The Tudor Heritage Black Bay 41 (Live Pics & Pricing)

It’s the Heritage Black Bay 36 as you know and love it, with its sleek black and white dial, vintage snowflake hands, and fixed bezel in polished steel. Only it's bigger. Five millimeters bigger, to be precise. Meet the new Black Bay 41.

Business of Fashion 23 Mar 2017 - 18:12

Anya Hindmarch Appoints CEO, Burberry Hires from Dior

This week,  Francesco Giannaccari has been hired chief executive officer of Anya Hindmarch, and Burberry has appointed Sabrina Bonesi to the newly created role as design director of leather goods and shoes.

WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 18:08

Terry J. Lundgren’s Night Yields $4.5 Million for Higher Education

The industry turned out in force to honor Macy's departing ceo.

Hodinkee 23 Mar 2017 - 17:55

Introducing: The New Omega Railmaster Collection, And A Favorite Of BaselWorld 2017 (Live Pics, Thoughts, Pricing)

Heading into this morning's Omega meeting which, like, basically the entire HODINKEE team attended, we were all excited to see the new limited edition "Trilogy" of the Speedmaster, Seamaster, and Railmaster. And they were awesome, you'll hear more...

NYT Fashion 23 Mar 2017 - 17:38

Manhattan Sunday: Photographs by Richard Renaldi

Richard Renaldi documented patrons of New York City’s nightclubs between midnight and 10 on Sunday mornings, often on their way back home.

WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 17:17

PVH Wants Retail ‘Romance’ Brought to Digital Shopping

Chief executive officer Emanuel Chirico criticized the transactional nature of online shopping but hinted at the possibility of more digital acquisitions like True & Co. in the future.

NYT Fashion 23 Mar 2017 - 17:15

Car-Pool Talk: Connecting With Texting Girls

Also, a cash-bar conundrum, a delayed apology for flaking and an infantilizing boss.

Hodinkee 23 Mar 2017 - 16:47

Introducing: The Slim d'Hermès L'Heure Impatiente (Live Pics & Pricing)

Hermès has been doing steadily great work in the watch space over the last few years, especially with the Slim d'Hermès line. Another speciality of the maison though is what it calls "poetic complications," which take a less function-driven approa...

WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 16:08

Meet Facebook’s New Video-Based Ad Option Named Collection

The company looks to secure its share of marketing from competitors such as Snap Inc. with its latest product for advertisers.

WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 15:44

Later Easter Seen Driving Sales

An NRF survey showed the holiday next month could be a boon for fashion.

WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 15:35

Citi Trends’ Discloses Executive Changes

Jason Mazzola, former ceo, left the company for another opportunity.

Hodinkee 23 Mar 2017 - 15:00

Introducing: The Rolex Cellini Moonphase, The First Moonphase From The Crown In Over Half A Century (Live Pics & Pricing)

The Cellini collection was first brought back in 2014, but only minor changes have been made since them. Well, 2017 is the year where we finally see a moonphase complication come back at Rolex, something fans have been waiting for since the 1950s....

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South Korean Industries Hit Hard by THAAD

Alongside tourism and retail, South Korea’s entertainment sector suffers major loss due to diplomatic tensions with China.

NYT Fashion 23 Mar 2017 - 14:52

Men’s Fashion: Dreamy White Layers

The season goes poetic with loose contours. Add a beret if you dare.

WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 14:40

Trina Turk Returns to L.A. Retail With Larchmont Door

The designer will open a 2,000-square-foot store on Larchmont Boulevard before she turns her attention to boosting the Trina Turk web presence.

WWD 🔒 23 Mar 2017 - 14:32

Shoptalk 2017: Border Tax Talk on the Minds of Many

Tech disruption was the theme for Las Vegas this week but so was tax reform and the much talked about border adjustment tax.