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Retail

H&M Q3 Disappoints Investors

Despite reporting a 20 percent jump in after-tax profits in the period, analysts and investors homed in on the retailer's decline in gross margin.

– September 25, 2014

Eye

Model Call: Adesuwa Aighewi

The half-Nigerian, half-Chinese model, repped by One, is experiencing something of a second coming.

– September 16, 2014

Fashion

The Clintons' Memo to Oscar de la Renta Guests: #SaveElephants

Guests found a plush elephant on their seats with a letter about the threat of elephant extinction signed by Hillary Rodham Clinton and daughter Chelsea.

– September 10, 2014

Runway

Front Row Lela Rose Spring 2015

“Teen Wolf” star Holland Roden recently returned from six weeks of traveling, which included three weeks volunteering in a one-room school in Ghana.

– September 8, 2014

Business

Apparel Finds New Low-Cost Home in Ethiopia

Low wages, cheap power and advances in infrastructure draw interest.

– September 5, 2014

Accessories

MCM to Open Manhattan Flagship

The accessories brand, which had $600 million in gross revenue last year, plans to open stores in cities throughout the world.

– August 27, 2014

Retail

Edcon Adds Global Brands to Spur Growth

South African retailer plans to add Topshop, Lucky and other names to restore fortunes.

– August 26, 2014

Retail

Macy's Said Near Deal in China

Senior executives are said to have flown out to China last week, raising speculation that the department store chain is close to signing a deal there.

– August 25, 2014

Eye

WWD Postcard: Alexis Bittar

Tanzania is one of Bittar's favorite destinations to go to for a reprieve and inspiration.

– August 25, 2014

Fashion

Decades Introduces Nora Al Shaikh Eveningwear to West Coast

The Saudi designer first met the store's co-owner Cameron Silver at the Dior runway show last year.

– August 12, 2014

Beauty

Beauty by the Numbers: The Color of Money

The best-selling lipstick shades, by country, for 2013.

– August 8, 2014

Business

Wal-Mart Gives $3M to Train African Farmers

The White House unveiled more commitments from corporations investing in the African continent on Wednesday.

– August 6, 2014

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