Net-A-Porter Group, the U.K.-based luxury e-commerce retailer, will merge with Italian e-commerce giant Yoox—ending speculation about a possible acquisition by Amazon.
Bread & Butter, the Berlin-based trade show, has hired Haman Alimardani, better known as Hamansutra, as its new creative director.
Boston University’s School of Management was officially renamed the Questrom School of Business yesterday. The money will endow 10 faculty chairs and help plan for a new classroom building.
Two recent market reports have the menswear business eclipsing other sectors, including women’s wear and electronics, in growth.
Kenneth Cole enters the growing smart watch category with an Apple- and Android-compatible watch in 12 styles for $135 to $165 retail.
Kanye West and Damon Dash said on Instagram that they are buying Karmaloop, but CEO Greg Selkoe says it’s far from a finished deal.
The leased shops, both around 1,100 sq. ft., will be in the 59th Street Manhattan flagship and the Beverly Center store in Los Angeles.
GQ has announced its annual Best New Menswear Designers in America: Nick Friedberg and Jamie Haller of NSF (pictured above); David Hart; Chris Stamp of Stampd; and brothers Emil and Sandy Corsillo of The Hill-Side.
Atlanta-based Oxford Industries says it is putting its Ben Sherman business up for sale.