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Alexander McQueen Takes Control of McQ Line

Second line had been produced under license by Italian firm SINV SpA.

Kilian Hennessy Dies at 103

Kilian Hennessy, patriarch of the eponymous cognac house, died on Oct. 1.

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Belk Rebrands for the Future

The $3.5 billion Belk Inc. wants to flaunt the hipper, modern side of its southern charm.

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Norma Kamali Speaks Her Mind

At BRAG event, the designer weighed in on subjects ranging from globalization to diet.

Fine Jeweler Henry Dunay Back in Business

After bankruptcy, the firm is now a new operation focused on special orders.

Milan Fashion Week Stretches Out

Many fashion shows will move to spaces on streets surrounding the city’s cathedral.

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Mark Lee Named Barneys CEO

Former Gucci executive to take reins Sept. 1.

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Fashion Industry Struggles Over Pricing

In fashion circles, inflation already has taken root. Costs are rising in virtually every link of the supply chain.

Economic Ills Dictate Strategies at ASR Show

Vendors, retailers adjust to shifting consumer habits, rising costs.

Retailers, Textile Mills Add Jobs

Apparel retailers and manufacturers expanded payrolls in July, but the broader economy continued to suffer.

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Barneys Said Near Naming Mark Lee CEO

Lee’s name has been bandied about as a favorite to lead Barneys practically since his exit from Gucci.

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Defining the New Luxury

Many consumers who reached beyond their means into the luxury sphere during the boom years have since simply "dropped out."

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