Fashion

How a Former Social Worker Took a Nights-and-Weekends Hobby and Turned It Into a Tech Startup
Starting a Business

How a Former Social Worker Took a Nights-and-Weekends Hobby and Turned It Into a Tech Startup

Liz Salcedo is the founder and CEO of Everpurse, which integrates smartphone charging technology into designer handbags.
Catherine Clifford
Sagging Clothing Sales Show 'Retail-On-Demand' Is Disrupting Even High-End Fashion
Fashion

Sagging Clothing Sales Show 'Retail-On-Demand' Is Disrupting Even High-End Fashion

The Internet's pervasive reshaping of how people shop has altered the leisurely seasonal rhythms of high fashion and blurred the distinction between exclusive and mass market retailers.
Tracey Wallace
How an Unlikely Clothing Brand Is Sewing Up an Untapped Market
Clothing Business

How an Unlikely Clothing Brand Is Sewing Up an Untapped Market

This fashion label is loved by country folks and city slickers.
Amazon's First Live Show Is QVC for the YouTube Generation
Amazon

Amazon's First Live Show Is QVC for the YouTube Generation

The hosts and their guests will offer fashion and makeup advice, while viewers will be able to buy the corresponding products from a carousel under the video player.
Steve Dent
Melania Trump's Business Leanings and 4 Other Things You Should Know About the Potential First Lady
News and Trends

Melania Trump's Business Leanings and 4 Other Things You Should Know About the Potential First Lady

The leading Republican presidential candidate's wife knows how to do more than just take a pretty picture.
Lindsay Friedman
Amazon Is Collecting Private Label Fashion Brands
Amazon

Amazon Is Collecting Private Label Fashion Brands

The company, which is ramping up its own fashion team, already owns seven.
Rihanna Gives Boost to Puma With Original Clothing Line
Clothing Business

Rihanna Gives Boost to Puma With Original Clothing Line

Puma, which fell out of favour as a fashion brand for women, has made tapping into the booming female sportswear market a key part of its strategy.
Why Get Dressed Up For Work When You Could Wear Bammies, 'Business Jammies'?
Fashion

Why Get Dressed Up For Work When You Could Wear Bammies, 'Business Jammies'?

'Get Comfy. Like a Boss.' Or like look lazy, like a sloth?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why One Man Came Out of Retirement to Start a Custom T-Shirt Franchise
Franchisors

Why One Man Came Out of Retirement to Start a Custom T-Shirt Franchise

The most inventive franchises can have unexpected starts.
Why You Still Have to Dress for Success
Dress for Success

Why You Still Have to Dress for Success

Even in this era of jeans and T-shirts in the office, I still get dressed up -- for work, for fun and even for a weekend night at home.
Jim Joseph
Pajamas That You Can Wear to Work? This Startup Wants to Be the Lululemon of Sleepwear.
Fashion

Pajamas That You Can Wear to Work? This Startup Wants to Be the Lululemon of Sleepwear.

As American fashion becomes more casual, Lunya's stylishly functional pajamas can be worn outside of the bedroom.
Geoff Weiss
This Luxury Brand's New Ad Campaign Illuminates a Time-Honored Marketing Truth
Fashion

This Luxury Brand's New Ad Campaign Illuminates a Time-Honored Marketing Truth

Balmain, the social-media-savvy French fashion house, brings together iconic supermodels of the '90s in its latest push.
Geoff Weiss
Why the Owner of Saks Fifth Avenue Is Buying Gilt
Acquisitions

Why the Owner of Saks Fifth Avenue Is Buying Gilt

The acquisition is principally aimed at turning the discount Saks Off Fifth chain into an ecommerce powerhouse.
Phil Wahba