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Designer and Luxury

Luxury Shoppers Expected to Spend $1.01 Trillion by 2021

This data, as well as identifying consumers and their shopping habits, was a focus of the “Altagamma Consumer and Retail Insight” forum held in Milan.

Gerry Weber to Appoint Son of Founder as CEO

Germany's Gerry Weber said it would appoint Ralf Weber, the son of the fashion group's founder, as head of the managing board.

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Vince Camuto Dies at 78

Camuto died at his home in Greenwich, Conn., Wednesday at age 78 surrounded by his wife and five children.

Amy Hsiung Named Design Director at Quinn

Hsiung was a cofounder and head designer of Addison.

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Dsquared2 Licensing Deals: It All Adds Up

Licensing is a small but important part of the overall business.

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Dsquared2: Two Brothers, One Brand, 20 Years

The Catens and Dsquared2 through the years.

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U.S. Market in Focus at Pitti

Brands discussed their rush to tap into the buoyant U.S. market, which is becoming the focus for many luxury labels.

Reed Krakoff Names Harlan Bratcher CEO

The company has tapped Harlan Bratcher, president and chief executive officer of A/X Armani Exchange, as ceo.

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Mark Weber's Primer: From Dress Shirts To Donna Karan

Mark Weber, former ceo of LVMH Inc. and former chairman and ceo of Donna Karan International, talks about his book, "Always in Fashion."

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Frida Giannini Makes Early Exit From Gucci

According to market sources, Giannini was asked to leave Gucci on Friday, more than a month earlier than anticipated.

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European Brands Dominate Online Luxury Survey

They appear to have a firm, tightening grip on luxury fashion in cyberspace that's leaving little room for U.S. players.

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