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WWD 🔒 19 Jan 2017 - 07:25

Carrefour Registers Strong Q4 Sales Growth

The retailer's 4.2 percent increase was boosted by strong performances in Europe and Latin America as well as petrol sales and currency impacts.

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Business of Fashion 19 Jan 2017 - 05:30

Inside Vice’s Fashion Strategy

Following a series of fashion acquisitions, Vice co-president Andrew Creighton lays out the company’s plans to win over fashion and luxury advertisers.

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Business of Fashion 19 Jan 2017 - 05:30

Monse and Oscar de la Renta to Combine Fall 2017 Shows

The collections will be shown on the runway consecutively, with no break, on Monday, February 13.

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Business of Fashion 19 Jan 2017 - 05:30

BoF Exclusive | The Thinking Behind the Latest Round of Layoffs at Time Inc.

Newly promoted vice president of sales at InStyle, Kevin Martinez, and group president of sales, Karen Kovacs, outline the publisher’s big-picture fashion strategy as it reorganises advertising teams.

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WWD 🔒 19 Jan 2017 - 05:01

Where Will Macy’s Lost Sales Go?

The department store is giving up $575 million in sales as it shuts stores, but picking that business up won’t be easy.

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WWD 🔒 19 Jan 2017 - 05:01

Macy’s Teams With Yigal Azrouël on Capsule Collection

The department store chain is seeking to step up designer collaborations.

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WWD 🔒 19 Jan 2017 - 05:01

John Elliott Includes a Woman in Spring Ad Campaign

The spring campaign images show a female model in a shimmery blouson men's shirt.

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Digiday 19 Jan 2017 - 05:00

Why this Chinese private equity company bought its first US ad tech firm

Innotech Capitals, the investment arm of Shanghai-based Innotech International Group, acquired San Diego-based third-party reporting firm Ad-Juster today, for an undisclosed amount of money. Oliver Chen, founding partner of Innotech Capitals, shar...

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Digiday 19 Jan 2017 - 05:00

How Bustle, Atlantic Media are expanding their agency services

Today’s publishers have to think about more than just advertising and subscription revenue. The latest examples include millennial women-aimed Bustle, which has launched research arm Bustle Trends Group; and Atlantic Media Strategies, which is inc...

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Digiday 19 Jan 2017 - 05:00

Scaled back: Why publishers are rethinking their pursuit of huge numbers

Once upon a time, volume was the name of the game in digital publishing. But today, with many major publishers cranking out hundreds of stories daily, a growing number are going the other way, either abandoning the quick-hit content or de-emphasiz...

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Digiday 19 Jan 2017 - 05:00

From live video to VR: How publishers are tackling the inauguration

Publishers are gearing up to produce hours of live video for Inauguration Day. This includes all-day live coverage from CBSN and The Washington Post, as well as a four-hour live virtual reality stream from the USA Today Network. Refinery29, meanwh...

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Digiday 19 Jan 2017 - 05:00

Confessions of a digital media vet: ‘Digital industry ghettoizes itself’

There's a reason TV and outdoor are having a decent resurgence: There aren't 8 million middle men in between the buyer and seller. That's the thinking of a digital media and advertising exec, who has worked in the industry 26 years and believes th...

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How 5 UK brands are using Instagram Stories

Brands stateside have been able to broadcast their every move for little over a month now. But this week Instagram announced that it will roll out live broadcasts in several other countries, including the U.K. It's an alluring proposition to those...

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Digiday 19 Jan 2017 - 05:00

Reebok on connected fitness: ‘We are not a tech company’

In 2013, Reebok introduced its digital platform ReebokONE for instructors, in which members are given priority access to the very latest fitness products and also receive substantial discounts to new merchandise. And last year, it invested $1 mill...

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Digiday 19 Jan 2017 - 05:00

Revlon’s restructuring plan represents the future of legacy beauty

Revlon announced an organizational restructuring plan that would put the customer at the center of the company that's driven by the brands it carries, not the retail channels it sells through. It's following an acquisition-laden path that Estée La...

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How a football publisher repurposed one event’s worth of video for 4 different platforms

With a core team of four in embedded in the Calais Jungle camp, Copa90 turned 18 hours of filmed footage into about 40 pieces of video content to be distributed across Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram Snapchat and ITV’s hub. “It’s a big consi...

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Business of Fashion 19 Jan 2017 - 01:24

The Next Beginning at Valentino

Socio-politics suggest there’ll be little escape from the prosaic grind of lesser human instincts in the immediate future. Pierpaolo Piccioli’s Valentino collection caught the mood of the last time such an atmosphere penetrated popular culture — t...

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WWD 🔒 18 Jan 2017 - 23:43

Senators Question Wilbur Ross on Tariffs, Business Record

Commerce-Secretary designate Ross outlined his trade philosophy at his Senate confirmation hearing Wednesday.

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WWD 🔒 18 Jan 2017 - 23:36

Esquire Network Says Goodbye to TV, Goes Digital

Esquire TV Network will live on esquire.com, after four years on cable.

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NYT Fashion 18 Jan 2017 - 23:30

The New Minimalism: Taking Back Basic

Several emerging labels are set to reinvent the way we think of minimalism in 2017.

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WWD 🔒 18 Jan 2017 - 23:28

BCBG Latest to Announce Restructure Amid Rugged Retail Landscape

The company’s plans call for store closures with a greater focus on the firm’s digital presence and licensing deals.

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WWD 🔒 18 Jan 2017 - 22:53

China’s Xi Jinping Champions WTO Rules, Open World Economy

The pro-economic globalization remarks by Xi mark a turning point in multilateral diplomacy.

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Hands-On: The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Tourbillon Extra-Thin Openworked In Steel

Heading into the first day of SIHH, there were a handful of watches I was already dying to see. The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Tourbillon Extra-Thin Openworked in stainless steel was certainly one of them. Luckily my very first appointment was with...

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NYT Fashion 18 Jan 2017 - 22:16

The Modern Love Podcast: John Cho Reads ‘Men Don’t Care About Weddings? Groomzilla Is Hurt’

On this week’s Modern Love Podcast, the “Star Trek” actor reads Craig Bridger’s story of a pre-wedding perfectionist freakout — by the groom.

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