Condé sells Women’s Wear Daily group

Jay Penske to pay under $100m for Fairchild Fashion Media assets

Luxottica shares fall on CEO exit report

Andrea Guerra said to disagree with group founder

App developers hope to get star struck

Celebs look to extend franchises into digital world

Russia tensions push palladium to $900

Supply also hit by earlier South Africa strike

Rare Ferrari fetches $38m at auction

Record price paid at Bonhams for 1962 250 GTO Berlinetta

Louis Bacon’s Bahamas battle reaches NYC

Claims of ‘smoking gun’ evidence in case against Peter Nygard

Jennifer Lawrence and Kristen Stewart at the Paris Fashion Week
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The long and short of summer hairstyles

A ‘bad bob’ is the season’s low-maintenance look, says Lucie Muir. Turn it pink if you dare ...

China says Mercedes-Benz fixed prices

Foreign carmakers brace for fines over pricing practices

A model bites into her Moschino fries case

The case for mobile phone covers

Kitsch, colourful and cute mobile phone covers have become a serious business

Sotheby's pink diamond

Diamond auction to spotlight Asian demand

Sotheby’s expects rare pink stone to fetch up to $15.4m in Hong Kong

Post-holiday hair care

Masks, oils and ‘anti-shampoos’ – what the leading authorities in hair and scalp health recommend

Big fashion names fund shopping app

Launch of mobile-focused start-up Spring

Chinese-backed move for Club Med collapses

Fosun scraps bid after regulator approves Bonomi offer

Department stores slip on Macy’s warning

US equity markets firm despite softer economic data

Gold loses shine with China consumers

Global demand for precious metal declines in second quarter

Rapid fashion: Nitin Passi’s Missguided

Fashion site founder has a knack for knowing what women want

Business jets take off in better climate

Dealmaking sparks recovery but smaller jets lagging behind

Brands try to click with Chinese shoppers

Online fashion market is fiercely competitive and price-sensive

Pandora: charmed

Retailer has good reason to hope for continued strong returns

Topshop in online push into China

Barney’s pays out to settle racial profiling lawsuits

The luxury retailer will pay $525,000 to settle allegations

Condé Nast spins off shopping magazine

Lucky hurt by falling ad revenues and stagnant circulation

Banks muted ahead of new silver benchmark

Electronic replacement for the 117-year old fix goes live on Friday

Fashion tech start-ups thrive in London

New breed of retailer finds funding and inspiration in UK capital

Rebellion by design

Designers have long sought to challenge convention and instil social change via textiles, ceramics and furniture


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