Tahari is launching a women's swimwear collection for SS19 through a licensing partnership between parent company Bluestar Alliance and The Levy Group Inc. The line will include both regular and plus sizes.
Brand licensor Marquee Brands LLC is leading a consortium that is preparing a bid for BCBG Max Azria Group LLC, which would allow the U.S. fashion house to exit bankruptcy with a footprint of 15 to 20 stores.
Bebe Stores has clinched deals with its landlords to close its some 180 stores, enabling it to avoid filing for bankruptcy and continue to sell merchandise online, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
Bebe will reportedly close its brick-and-mortar locations to be an online brand. The women's retailer said in February that it would close 25 stores, the latest U.S. brand to buckle under the shift toward e-commerce.