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TIFFANY & CO. CEO FREDERIC CUMENAL EXITS; MICHAEL KOWALSKI TO SERVE AS INTERIM CEO

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Tiffany & Co. CEO Frederic Cumenal has stepped down effective immediately. During the search for a replacement, Michael J. Kowalski, Chairman of the Board of Directors and previous CEO of Tiffany, will serve as Interim CEO while continuing as Chairman. “The Board is committed to our current core business strategies, …

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LAST CHANCE TO SEE “MASTERWORKS: UNPACKING FASHION” EXHIBITION AT THE MET, CLOSING THIS WEEKEND

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Before Fashion Week descends upon New York, take this last weekend to see “Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before it closes Sunday February 5th. The show serves as a peek inside the museum’s extensive fashion archives that have amassed over its seven decade-history. With about 60 …

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TREND DIRECTOR’S BLOG: LINEAPELLE FAIR – S/S 18 TRENDS

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Lineapelle New York, a two-day event, is home to some of the most exclusive international leather, textile and synthetics producers for handbags, leather goods, shoes and upholstery.  The cutting-edge and high quality exhibitors make it a must-see for designers, product developers and merchandisers. Accessories Magazine stopped by to check out …

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MACY’S CELEBRATES “YEAR OF THE ROOSTER” / LUNAR NEW YEAR

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It’s the Chinese Year of the Rooster, and Macy’s stores across the country are paying tribute. Lunar New Year 2017 will feature various educational activities and special commemorative events such as artistic performances, music, fashion, in-store visuals and cosmetic presentations. “Macy’s is proud to continue our long-standing commitment to diversity, …

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BANANA REPUBLIC LAUNCHES CONSUMER-FACING SHOW; CONTINUES WITH OLIVIA PALERMO

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To align its fashion show with its in-store collections, Banana Republic will shift the timing of its NYFW presentations to be customer-facing. This aligns with the See Now, Buy Now strategy, servicing customer demand for immediate product. As a further build to their partnership, Banana Republic Global Style Ambassador Olivia …

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MARYANN MORIN JOINS STEIN MART AS PREZ

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MaryAnne Morin has joined Stein Mart as President with responsibility for merchandising and marketing. The Company also announced that D. Hunt Hawkins, previously the company’s Interim Chief Executive Officer, has been named Chief Executive Officer effective January 24, 2017. Ms. Morin will have responsibility for Stein Mart’s merchandising, planning, marketing …