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    Shipping carrier diversification benefits Lulus in Q1

    The fashion brand has added more delivery providers in recent quarters to offset rising shipping costs.

    By Max Garland • May 24, 2024
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    VF names new CFO, still feels revenue slump as it considers selling assets

    Declining performance of the Vans brand continued to weigh on the apparel and footwear conglomerate’s Q4 earnings despite various transformation programs.

    By May 23, 2024
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    Top 5 stories from Fashion Dive

    Fashion faced its share of shakeups in the first half of 2024, but few industries are more adept at reinvention or more suited to change.

    By Fashion Dive staff
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    Ralph Lauren revenue up slightly, CFO exits

    The company predicted upcoming profit declines and announced the departure of Jane Nielsen after eight years.

    By May 23, 2024
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    Following acquisition, Rowing Blazers names new CEO

    Laura Willensky comes with experience from J. Crew, Victoria’s Secret Beauty, Talbots, Janie & Jack, Madewell and Away.

    By Howard Ruben • May 23, 2024
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    The Vampire’s Wife shuts down

    Susie Cave, designer of the luxury dress label, posted an announcement on the brand’s e-commerce site saying it would cease operations immediately.

    By May 22, 2024
  • A view of the exterior of a Uniqlo store, where people walk past it and wait in front of it.
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    Uniqlo and Anya Hindmarch face ‘googly eye’ trademark infringement lawsuit

    Googly Eye Cru, which sells apparel and accessories with a cartoon eyeball design, takes issue with last year’s collaboration between the designer and the Fast Retailing-owned brand.

    By May 22, 2024
  • A person with long brown hair stands wearing a white jumpsuit surrounded by models posing in colorful clothing.
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    Mara Hoffman puts namesake brand on hold

    The 2023 CFDA Environmental Sustainability award-winner cited challenges with creating eco-friendly fashion.

    By May 21, 2024
  • Four people wearing items for Figs' partnership with The U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee and The LA28 Olympic and Paralympic Games
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    Figs will outfit hundreds of healthcare professionals at the Summer Olympics

    The scrubs brand formed a multiyear agreement with the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee and the LA28 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

    By Howard Ruben • May 21, 2024
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    Canada Goose yanks long-term targets, names creative director

    The brand has slowed its store expansion and paused its five-year plan to focus on “doing fewer things really, really well,” CEO Dani Reiss said Thursday.

    By Daphne Howland • May 20, 2024
  • People standing in the dark in front of a Van Cleef & Arpels store that has large stylized ads of jewelry displayed.
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    Richemont names new CEO, posts record revenue

    Nicolas Bos moves into the role from Van Cleef & Arpels as the luxury house’s full year sales rise following a Q4 decline.

    By May 20, 2024
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    Reebok spins photo memories into custom digital sneakers with AI tool

    An Instagram chat feature that allows consumers to create virtual footwear for use in popular games including Fortnite and Roblox.

    By Peter Adams • May 17, 2024
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    Coach scraps its copyright infringement lawsuit against Gap

    The complaint, filed last month, focused on the use of the word “coach” on Old Navy T-shirts.

    By May 17, 2024
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    Polo Ralph Lauren creative director stepping down

    Michael Rider has been with the brand since 2018, and previously worked as ready-to-wear design director at LVMH-owned Céline under Phoebe Philo.

    By May 16, 2024
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    Destination XL marketing campaign focuses on ‘clothes that actually fit’

    The multichannel effort, which is being tested in three markets, focuses on “simplicity, quality, and fit,” CEO Harvey Kanter said. 

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • May 16, 2024
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    Shein factory employees work 75-hour weeks for low wages: report

    Following allegations from human rights group Public Eye, the fast fashion giant said it invests tens of millions of dollars into strengthening its supply chain governance and compliance.

    By May 16, 2024
  • A model with blonde shoulder-length hair wears a navy coat and walks on a runway as other models follow. Spectators watch in the dark on the side.
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    Burberry profits fall by more than a third in 2023

    The London-based luxury house had an especially challenging fourth quarter with overall revenue for the year falling 4%.

    By May 15, 2024
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    Tory Burch gets a new North America president

    Former Clarins executive Christophe de Pous will join two additional leadership hires as the company expands its global presence.

    By May 14, 2024
  • A pair of underwear and a bralette with cats and planets on it, as well as a model wearing the set. Text reads "Celestial cats in outer space."
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    Adore Me launches AI design tool

    AM by You, which uses generative AI, allows consumers to create their own customized bralette and panty set.

    By Howard Ruben • May 14, 2024
  • Two models sit together, hugging, wearing pieces from the Gap and Dôen collection.
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    Gap launches collab with Dôen

    The 51-piece collection features women’s and children’s apparel, including a “feminine take” on Gap’s classic styles.

    By May 14, 2024
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    Allbirds revenue plummets 28% in Q1 as CEO says the brand is ‘executing with urgency’

    Joe Vernachio said the retailer shuttered three stores in the quarter and is on track with its planned closures, which will amount to 10 to 15 this year.

    By Cara Salpini • May 13, 2024
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    Salvatore Ferragamo revenue drops more than 18%

    The decline was attributed to poor DTC performance in China and Korea as well as weak global wholesale.

    By May 13, 2024
  • A model wearing a black spiked headdress, jeweled gloves and a full-skirted lavender dress walks down a darkened runway.
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    Aeffe revenue down 14% in Q1

    The company is repositioning its Moschino brand following the January appointment of creative director Adrian Appiolaza.

    By May 10, 2024
  • Gap names new global CMO amid push to revitalize brand

    Fabiola Torres joins the retailer from PepsiCo and was lauded for her ability to connect with globally diverse consumers.

    By Peter Adams • May 10, 2024
  • Two models wear clothing items from Eastside Golf, including a pullover, bucket hat and T-shirt.
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    Eastside Golf steps into women’s apparel

    The collection includes more than 20 pieces that will be released throughout May.

    By May 10, 2024
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    Tapestry Q3 sales down as smaller brands continue to struggle

    Against the backdrop of an FTC lawsuit, Coach sales were flat, and Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman continued to decline.

    By May 9, 2024