Wet Seal Appoints Christine Lee

She will be executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, effective Sept. 3.

– 6 minutes ago


Stocks Drop Sharply in U.S. and Europe

Jittery markets send WWD Global Stock Tracker off 1.4 percent.

– 55 minutes ago


President Obama to Host U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

A delegation of African and other U.S. and international apparel and textile companies and industry trade associations plan to participate in the summit.

– 5:13 PM, EDT


Safilo Profits Jump 23% in First Half

The company reported strong sales, especially in the second quarter, and a big drop in net financial expenses.

– 5:03 PM, EDT

Footwear News

Shoes in the News: Zoe Saldana

See the footwear making headlines on and off the red carpet.

– 5:00 PM, EDT

Footwear News

Top Instagram Moments of the Week

FN combs the social media platform for the best snaps from — and of — the footwear community.

– 5:00 PM, EDT

Footwear News

Under Armour Cozies Up to Women

The athletic brand debuted its largest female-centric ad campaign.

– 4:55 PM, EDT

Footwear News

Good Taste: Sarah Darling

Country singer Sarah Darling is putting her signature touch on boots by Durango.

– 4:31 PM, EDT

Footwear News

What Everyone’s Talking About This Week: 07/28/14

Read the top news and feature stories from the week beginning July 28, 2014.

– 4:20 PM, EDT


Kathryn Bufano Named Bon-Ton President, CEO

The president and chief merchandising officer of Belk Inc. will succeed Brendan Hoffman on Aug. 25.

– 4:03 PM, EDT

Footwear News

3 Questions With Palette's Meline Katchi

The co-founder of Palette Studio talked to FN about creating a brand to complement footwear designers.

– 3:47 PM, EDT


'Life After Beth' Screens in New York

The movie features up-and-comers Aubrey Plaza and Dane DeHaan.

– 3:41 PM, EDT

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