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Cordwain Goes Direct-to-Consumers

Designer Zac Andrews is fueling the fashion-sneaker market with the launch of

– 24 minutes ago


Prestige E-Commerce Site Beautykind Launches with a Charitable Component

Hil Davis and Gina Kohler are hoping to make beauty consumption a philanthropic act with their new Web site launching on Monday.

– 44 minutes ago

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Preen Introduces Sporty Stilettos

Justin Thornton talks to FN about the label's athletic-inspired accessories line for spring '15.

– 1:17 PM, EDT


Britain's Daily Telegraph Slashes More Jobs

Arts, fashion positions fall victim to latest round.

– 12:41 PM, EDT

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Madden Q3 in Line With Expectations

Tough trends and soft market leave the company looking for new direction going into holiday.

– 12:15 PM, EDT


New Vivarte Owners Appoint Simonin as CEO

Marc Lelandais, who oversaw the financial restructuring of the French retail group, has exited the group.

– 12:08 PM, EDT


New York Times Reports Loss

New product launches and costs from buyout packages weighed down the publication's third-quarter financials.

– 11:33 AM, EDT

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Shoes in the News

See what celebs are wearing to industry events and about town.

– 11:00 AM, EDT


Rent Squeeze Points to Frailty of Spain's Retail Bounce

Many retailers could be forced to shut up shop next year when a 30-year-old regime of below-market-rate rents ends.

– 10:17 AM, EDT


Microsoft Launches Wearable Fitness Device

"Microsoft Band" will allow users to monitor their fitness regime, marking the world's largest software company's debut into the wearable technology market.

– 9:35 AM, EDT


Catwalking on the Eiffel Tower

Jessica Minh Anh is to stage a fashion show on top of the Paris monument on Friday, featuring eight designers from around the world.

– 9:28 AM, EDT


Alibaba Plays Trademark Card to Protect Lead

China's $8 bn e-commerce spree nears.

– 9:21 AM, EDT

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