U.S. teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co named advertising agency executive Jonathan Ramsden as its new chief financial officer on Friday, erasing a degree of uncertainty ahead of the key holiday shopping season.
Leanne Marshall, a soft-spoken designer from Portland, Oregon, won the fifth season of the U.S. fashion reality show "Project Runway" on Wednesday, October 16th in the hit Bravo show's first all-female finale.
The CW is spinning off its hit reality series "America's Next Top Model." The network has ordered a pilot for "Operation Fabulous," starring "Top Model" regulars Jay Manuel and J.Alexander and executive produced by "Top Model" chiefs Tyra Banks and Ken Mok.
Underwear maker Hanesbrands Inc said it will close nine North American plants as it looks to shift manufacturing to lower-cost regions -- a move that will affect about 8,100 employees, or 16 percent of its workforce.
Do real men wear Prada? New Line Cinema will presumably answer that question in a romantic comedy feature about professional hockey player Sean Avery's experiences as an intern at the fashion bible Vogue.
German fragrance-to-fashion retailer Douglas Holding sees growth and profit opportunities in eastern Europe due to untapped market potential, Chief Executive Henning Kreke said in a newspaper interview on Sunday.