• Former Playboy Model Jumps To Her Death With 7-Year-Old Son

    7 monthes ago - By Essence

    After checking into a New York City hotel suite on Thursday, former Playboy centerfold Stephanie Adams jumped to her death on Friday morning, ending her life and that of her 7-year-old son, Vincent.
    According to the New York Daily News, at the time of her death, Adams had been locked in a contentious divorce with her estranged husband, Dr. Charles Nicolai.
    "Things started to go sour between them about two, three years ago," a friend of Nicolai told the paper. "He was always incredibly proud of his son."
    Nicolai's attorney said the doctor is “devastated” by the death of his child.
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  • The Little Market's Hannah Skvarla on Entering Retail, Five-Year Anniversary

    7 monthes ago - By WWD

    The Little Market's not really so little anymore.
    The nonprofit focused on sourcing fair trade goods from around the world, started by Hannah Skvarla and Lauren Conrad, is set to take a big step into retail with a permanent store slated to open Sept. 22 at Caruso's Pacific Palisades project.
    “We had been looking for the perfect space for a while,” Skvarla said. “I wanted to be in West L.A. because I felt like that was an audience that really understood what we're trying to do.”
    The Little Market caters to a mix of consumers, including teens shopping for jewelry, adults who may be...
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  • Retail insolvencies jump 7% year on year

    Retail insolvencies jump 7% year on year

    7 monthes ago - By Drapers

    The number of retailers entering insolvency has increased by 7% in the past year, research by law firm RPC shows.
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