GOOGLE, GAP INC. DISCUSS NAVIGATING THE ‘PATH FORWARD'

As part of WWD's COVID-19 business insights series, “Fashion's New World Order,” Kevin Fried, industry director of specialty retail...

GET TO KNOW: LOURDES NEW YORK

Lourdes New York's Andreas Aresti has been feeling fragile, and not just while under quarantine. “Fragility allows for progression,”...

 
 
 

SUSTAINABLE SLEEPWEAR BRAND TALKS ANTIBACTERIAL, ANTIVIRAL FABRICS

In the past, antibacterial and antiviral fabric treatments were merely an “add-on” feature - but according to Dagsmejan, a sustainable...

TATI WESTBROOK APOLOGIZES TO JAMES CHARLES, ACCUSES SHANE DAWSON, JEFFREE STAR FOR 2019 DRAMA

Tati Westbrook has broken her silence on last year's public feud with James Charles. The beauty influencer, who was involved in one...

 
 
 

HOW CAN INFLUENCERS STAY RELEVANT AMID GLOBAL CONCERNS?

As recent as this past February, influencers' social media pages were full of imagery of global fashion weeks, giving eager followers...

LOOKING BACK AT THE RANA PLAZA TRAGEDY: WHAT'S CHANGED AMID THE PANDEMIC?

As the global human rights community implores us to “build back better” in the wake of COVID-19, we must reflect on existing business...

 
 
 

AMERICAN EXPRESS LAUNCHES ITS LARGEST GLOBAL SHOP SMALL CAMPAIGN

American Express has committed more than $200 million to help get customers to shop with small businesses. An additional $10 million...

INFORMA MARKETS FASHION SETS DATE FOR SOURCING, LAUNCHES DIGITAL VERSION

Informa Markets Fashion has set a date for Sourcing at MAGIC while announcing the launch of a sourcing and supply chain digital trade...

 
 
 

COMING OUT STORIES FROM YOUNG BLACK CREATIVES

With Pride Month here - this year coinciding with the resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement after the killings of George Floyd...

AS RETAILERS REOPEN, RETAILNEXT ROLLS OUT SHOPSAFE INITIATIVE

With consumer and worker safety in mind, RetailNext has formed a collaboration aimed at aiding retailers who are reopening stores with...

 
 
 

VIRTUAL INSANITY

During the lockdown we experienced what living in a sustainable world really means: no consumption, no production, no traffic, no emissions....

JOAN SMALLS LAUNCHES ONLINE DONATION PLATFORM, DONATE MY WAGE

Joan Smalls said Thursday she is launching DonateMyWage.org, a project that furthers her support for Black Lives Matter organizations. The...

 
 
 

THERMORE DEBUTS PREMIUM ‘ULTRA-LIGHT' SUSTAINABLE PRODUCT

Milan-based Thermore, a premium thermal insulation company for apparel and outerwear, said it has debuted a new product, Ecodown Fibers...

MATTHEW WILLIAMS IS GIVENCHY'S NEW DESIGNER

Attention all hype beasts: Matthew M. Williams is Givenchy's new creative director. The American designer behind the 1017 Alyx 9SM...

 
 
 

FRAME EXPANDS WITH DEBUT OF ITS FIRST FOOTWEAR COLLECTION

Designing the brand's own shoe collection was the natural next step in Frame's evolution, according to cofounders and co-creative directors...

LICENSING WEEK GOES VIRTUAL, BACKED BY 30 SPONSORS

The Global Licensing Group has teamed with Licensing International to hold Licensing Week Virtual, which is a five-day, online-only...

 
 
 

CORESIGHT RESEARCH REPORT: CONSUMERS HAVE TURNED AGAINST ‘MADE IN CHINA'

“Made in China” has become a cause of concern for consumers, according to a new report by Coresight Research. In its latest weekly...

UNUSUAL TIMES CALL FOR UNUSUAL TALENTS

For several months now, the world has been immersed in uncertainty and fear. All aspects of our everyday life, our habits and our security...

 
 
 

GET TO KNOW: WED

Wed cofounders Evan Phillips and Amy Trinh. Courtesy Photo During this unprecedented time, Wed cofounders Amy Trinh and Evan Phillips...

THE ART AND SCIENCE OF DIGITALIZATION FUELED BY COVID-19

When the coronavirus pandemic first took hold, retail was faced with new levels of uncertainty and an overall struggle to maintain...

 
 
 



Nick Cordero, Broadway star of ‘Waitress' and ‘A Bronx Tale,' dead at 41

Nick Cordero, Broadway star of ‘Waitress' and ‘A Bronx Tale,' dead at 41

The Broadway and music communities celebrated a man that many have worked with. Read more ...

Kellyanne Conway's anti-Trump daughter keeps trolling mom on TikTok

Kellyanne Conway's anti-Trump daughter keeps trolling mom on TikTok

Kellyanne Conway's anti-Trump teenage daughter won't stop trolling her parents on social media. Claudia Conway, 15, live-streamed a confrontation with her mother, a counselor... Read more ...

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Khloe Kardashian Attends Tristan Thompson's 4th of July Party With Kris...

Khloe Kardashian Attends Tristan Thompson's 4th of July Party With Kris Jenner and Kourtney Kardashian

They're on, y'all! Khloé Kardashian was spotted attending Tristan Thompson‘s 4th of July party with mom Kris Jenner and older sister Kourtney Kardashian, just three days after... Read more ...

Back Together? Scott Disick and Sofia Richie Reconnect at 4th of July Party

Back Together? Scott Disick and Sofia Richie Reconnect at 4th of July Party

Together again? Scott Disick and Sofia Richie were spotted reuniting for lunch at Nobu followed by a 4th of July party in Malibu, less than two months after their split in May... Read more ...

Kanye West Officially Announces 2020 Presidential Run

Kanye West Officially Announces 2020 Presidential Run

Aside from his recent Gap YEEZY news , Kanye West has returned for another big surprise, announcing his 2020 presidential run. Taking to Twitter , 'Ye celebrated the Fourth of... Read more ...

Watch Vanessa Williams ‘Bad Hair' Castmates Bow Down To Her Talent At...

Watch Vanessa Williams ‘Bad Hair' Castmates Bow Down To Her Talent At ESSENCE Beauty Carnival

The filmmakers and cast of the upcoming horror flick Bad Hair stopped by Essence Festival of Culture's Beauty Carnival to discuss their film, ending hair discrimination and... Read more ...

The Cast Of ‘Bad Hair' Pours Into Vanessa Williams

The Cast Of ‘Bad Hair' Pours Into Vanessa Williams

For Gen-Zers who fell in love with Vanessa Williams through her role as Wilhemina Slater on the series Ugly Betty, Beauty Carnival at the 2020 ESSENCE Festival of Culture... Read more ...

Fireworks Time! See How Your Favorite Celebrities Are Celebrating the 4th of...

Fireworks Time! See How Your Favorite Celebrities Are Celebrating the 4th of July This Year

It's that time of year again! 4th of July is known for good grilling sessions, a cool dip in the pool and some seriously rad fireworks - so we expect our favorite celebrities... Read more ...

Joey Chestnut downs record 75 wieners in Nathan's hot dog eating victory

Joey Chestnut downs record 75 wieners in Nathan's hot dog eating victory

The pandemic couldn't stop a tornado! Epic eating champ Joey Chestnut, wolfed down a world record 75 dirty water dogs and buns Saturday, capturing the famed ‘W' on Coney Island... Read more ...