Fashion

C. Wonder, the Preppy Fashion Chain Founded by Tory Burch's Ex, Is Officially Closing Up Shop
Retail Businesses

C. Wonder, the Preppy Fashion Chain Founded by Tory Burch's Ex, Is Officially Closing Up Shop

After a brief but dramatic run, the company has shuttered the last of its stores.
Laura Entis
Coach Scoops Up Shoemaker Stuart Weitzman for $574 Million
Acquisitions

Coach Scoops Up Shoemaker Stuart Weitzman for $574 Million

The move is designed to further diversify the handbag maker's sales.
John Kell
How Canada Goose Went From Small Outerwear Company to International Luxury Brand
Luxury Brands

How Canada Goose Went From Small Outerwear Company to International Luxury Brand

When CEO Dani Reiss took the reins in 2001, Canada Goose was doing approximately $3 million in annual sales. Today, that number is north of $200 million.
Laura Entis
How These Founders Reinvented the Apron and Won Over Celebrity Chefs
Fashion Design

How These Founders Reinvented the Apron and Won Over Celebrity Chefs

Founded in 2012, H&B now supplies aprons for more than 700 restaurant clients across the globe.
Athletic Apparel Is Lapping the Broader Retail Industry
Retail Businesses

Athletic Apparel Is Lapping the Broader Retail Industry

Demand for activewear is booming, benefiting companies such as Nike, Under Armour and Lululemon.
John Kell
Far Out Tech

These High-Tech Jeans Protect You From Wireless Identity Theft and Credit Card Fraud

Tech-savvy pickpocketers beware: These jeans were made for blocking you, and that's just what they'll do.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What 3-D Printing Means for the Independent Inventor
3-D Printing

What 3-D Printing Means for the Independent Inventor

While this technology was initially limited to R&D labs, now it's pervading almost every industry. A person with an idea can create a prototype of a product with greater ease.
Louis Foreman
What Does Your Style Say About You as an Entrepreneur?
Style

What Does Your Style Say About You as an Entrepreneur?

Here are the four most common professional styles and what they convey about you and your brand.
Laurie Brucker
High-Tech Meets High Fashion: The New Look of Wearable Technology
Wearable Tech

High-Tech Meets High Fashion: The New Look of Wearable Technology

Wearable tech is getting a high-design makeover.
Abercrombie's Polarizing CEO Abruptly Retires
Leadership

Abercrombie's Polarizing CEO Abruptly Retires

Mike Jeffries' lengthy reign has not been without its fair share of controversies.
Geoff Weiss
How Longchamp Turned the Basic Nylon Tote Into a Full-Blown Luxury Icon
Fashion

How Longchamp Turned the Basic Nylon Tote Into a Full-Blown Luxury Icon

When the French luxury house introduced its Le Pliage bag 20 years ago, it was met with very little fanfare. Three years later and with virtually no marketing, it became a hit. Today, the company sells 10 a minute.
Geoff Weiss
Active or Idle, Everyone Is Wearing Gym Clothes Now
Fashion

Active or Idle, Everyone Is Wearing Gym Clothes Now

Sales of activewear are growing as denim sales are shrinking.
Intel's Upscale Bracelet Has Google Alerts, AT&T Data Plan
Wearable Tech

Intel's Upscale Bracelet Has Google Alerts, AT&T Data Plan

Aimed at fashion-conscious women, the bracelets represent an attempt to stand out in a growing field of often-clunky smartwatches.
How Crowdfunding Is Changing the Fashion Business
Fashion

How Crowdfunding Is Changing the Fashion Business

There's an alternative to mass-produced, off-the-rack retail, and it starts with crowdfunding.
Elizabeth Bates