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The Hunt for Next Michael Kors Continues

The designer and his $15 billion fashion empire are proving to be a tough act to follow, but that isn’t stopping a slew of others from trying.

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Strong Q1 Sends Nike Stock to All-Time High

On Thursday the sports footwear and apparel powerhouse reported results that surpassed even the most optimistic estimates of analysts.

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Lackluster Results Fuel Luxury Angst

Two major groups — Prada and Compagnie Financière Richemont — last week reported muted figures following similar sluggish times at Kering and LVMH.

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UBM, Advanstar in Talks for Deal

UBM in a statement Friday confirmed that it is in talks over a potential acquisition of Advanstar.

Richemont the Latest to Feel Luxury's Chill

The luxury group missed analysts’ estimates and blamed its latest performance on currency headwinds and “subdued” demand for luxury goods worldwide.

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Lululemon Stock Spikes on Q2 Gain

Results beat modest expectations and the brand forecasts positive comparable sales in the third quarter.

Calvin Klein Jeans Relaunch Shows Promise

PVH Corp. ceo Emanuel Chirico encouraged by initial reactions but cautious on outlook.

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Jason Wu Sells Majority Stake to InterLuxe

The new investment firm leans on the fashion expertise of Gary Wassner and Allen Questrom.

G-III Net Up Despite Bass Challenges

Firm hopes to see operations acquired from PVH turn corner in fourth quarter.

Tommy Hilfiger Lifts PVH in Q2

The firm rode strong results at the Hilfiger brand to a second-quarter earnings “beat,” sending shares up more than 5 percent in after-hours trading.

LVMH and Hermès Declare a Truce

The acrimonious, four-year standoff between the French luxury rivals has ended in a surprise entente cordiale.

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