2009 April 28
(NEW YORK) New York City’s Economic Development Corporation one of fashion's driving forces, and now it has just introduced a new tool for the chic set. NYCFashionInfo.com, a comprehensive business-to-business resource for the fashion community, has just launched, and aims to be a means to promote information and commerce in the industry.
The site offers a complete calendar of the city’s market weeks and fashion weeks, updates on the latest fashion news (by subscription), support for design and production--including connections to sourcing databases, factories, and manufacturers, as well as a searchable database of more than 5,000 New York showrooms. But the best part may be the Fashion Facts section: Did you know that the fashion industry in New York City employs over 175,000 people and generates $10 billion in total wages? See, we all have something to learn.
The courtroom-set saga continues to unfold: Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana were slapped with the verdict for their tax evasion case, and the sentence isn't pretty. The Sicilian...
Today, the fashion conglomerate formerly known as PPR has officially become Kering. The news was announced at the company's annual meeting. PPR stood for Pinault-Printemps-Redoute, ...
All grown up! Stacey Bendet's resort collection for Alice + Olivia had some sophisticated looks that will have both her current clientele swooning and perhaps some new ones too.