Victoria's Secret

American lingerie retailer

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Victoria's Secret: American lingerie retailer
Victoria's Secret is an American lingerie, clothing, and beauty retailer known for high visibility marketing and branding starting with a popular catalog and followed by an annual fashion show with supermodels dubbed Angels. As the largest retailer of lingerie in the United States, the brand has struggled since 2016 due to shifting consumer preferences and ongoing controversy surrounding the business practices of corporate leadership.


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Massive fires claim 31 lives; Victoria’s Secret Executive apologizes
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Victoria's Secret Angels talk company's attitude toward women

Supermodels Lily Aldridge and Behati Prinsloo talk about Victoria's Secret and its approach to fashion and women. The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show airs on CBS Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 10/9c.
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Victoria's Secret model on VS Fashion Show: "There's no show like this"

Lily Aldridge and Behati Prinsloo talk about the excitement of appearing in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show and why it's different from walking the catwalk elsewhere. The Victoria's Secret Fashion..
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Can shopping malls survive the coronavirus pandemic and a new slate of permanent store closings?

COVID-19 is putting the future of malls in jeopardy with JCPenney, Victoria's Secret and others planning to close stores or filing for bankruptcy. - Published

Valentina Sampaio Is the First Transgender Model for Sports Illustrated

The Brazilian model, who is in the magazine’s swimsuit issue, was also the first transgender woman to work for Victoria’s Secret and grace the cover of Vogue magazine. - Published

Fact check: Victoria's Secret's RFID tags do not track customers

Social media posts claim Victoria's Secret is tracking its customers through tags. But the RFID chips that retailers use are for inventory tracking. - Published

Victoria’s Secret crashes into administration in UK putting 800 jobs at risk

victoria’s secret crashes into administration in uk putting 800 jobs at risk
The coronavirus pandemic has forced the UK arm of Victoria’s Secret into administration (Picture: PA) The UK arm of Victoria’s Secret has crashed into administration, putting 800 jobs at risk. The..
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Victoria's Secret model Romee Strijd is pregnant after fertility struggle: 'Cannot believe I'm saying this'

Victoria's Secret model Romee Strijd tearfully announced Thursday that she is pregnant with partner Laurens van Leeuwen after years of struggle. - Published

Victoria's Secret to close about 250 stores in the U.S. and Canada, Bath & Body Works to close 50

L Brands will permanently close about 250 Victoria's Secret and 50 Bath & Body Works stores. Most had been closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. - Published

Sycamore Partners wants to cancel deal to acquire Victoria's Secret

The private equity firm that reached an agreement to acquire lingerie retailer Victoria's Secret is looking to back out of its deal. - Published

Victoria’s Secret sale agreed

victoria’s secret sale agreed
Victoria’s Secret, beset by falling sales and uncomfortable questions about its billionaire founder who has run the company for five decades, is being sold. The company’s owner L Brands said..
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Democratic Party, Germany, Victoria’s Secret: Your Thursday Briefing

Here's what you need to know. - Published

L Brands expected to sell Victoria's Secret to private-equity company, report says

Sycamore Partners could take L Brands' Victoria's Secret brand private, according to a report that also says CEO Les Wexner is expected to step down. - Published

Lily Aldridge: 'All these women's stories need to be told'

At the Bvlgari party in New York, former Victoria's Secret model Lily Aldridge reacts to the New York Times' investigation into the culture at the lingerie company. (Feb. 7) - Published

Models demand 'meaningful action' from Victoria's Secret after harassment claims

More than 100 models have signed a letter to Victoria's Secret following reports of "misogyny, bullying and harassment" within the company. - Published

Heidi Klum: 'I hope the truth comes out'

At the annual amfAR Gala in New York, Heidi Klum says she's following the New York Times investigation into the culture at Victoria's Secret, while Diplo talks about how discussion around AIDS has.. - Published

L Brands CEO in talks to step aside and sell Victoria's Secret: WSJ

Victoria's Secret-owner L Brands Chief Executive Officer Leslie Wexner is in talks to step aside from the role and is exploring strategic alternatives for the lingerie brand, the Wall street Journal..
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This is one of the most popular bras on the internet—but is it worth it?

Lively bras are all over Instagram. I tried out its All Day T-shirt bra to compares it to brands like Victoria's Secret, Aerie, and Calvin Klein. - Published

Fans Speculate That Rihanna’s Album is Dropping This Friday

fans speculate that rihanna’s album is dropping this friday
Rihanna promised the Navy that she will drop her highly-anticipated R9 project in 2019, but the year is about to be over in a week. Riri completely shifted the beauty game, and even gave Victoria’s..
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17 Cyber Monday deals and sales that are way better than their Black Friday prices

For Cyber Monday 2019, brands like Madewell, Victoria's Secret, and Anthropologie are running their best sales of the year. - Published

End of an era as Victoria's Secret scraps annual fashion show

end of an era as victoria's secret scraps annual fashion show
Agence France-Presse Victoria's Secret models pose to mark the...
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Victoria's Secret cancels fashion show amid ratings drop

Television audiences for the show have slumped and the brand said its marketing needs to "evolve".
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Bella Hadid says she 'never felt powerful' modeling lingerie for Victoria's Secret

Bella Hadid is a force to be reckoned with in the fashion world, but it wasn't until Rihanna's Savage X Fenty show that she truly felt "powerful." - Published

Beleaguered Victoria’s Secret Lays Off Employees at Its Headquarters

The cuts involved about 50 people as the lingerie chain struggles to reshape its image and finds itself connected to the Jeffrey Epstein case. - Published

Victoria's Secret just got its first plus-sized model: 'It felt surreal'

Victoria's Secret hired size 14 model Ali Tate-Cutler for their collaboration with Bluebella, another lingerie company. - Published

Epstein accuser says she holds Victoria's Secret billionaire responsible

Leslie Wexner, the billionaire CEO whose company owns Victoria's Secret, is under new scrutiny over his relationship with wealthy sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. In a series of interviews with The..
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Victoria's Secret To Feature UK Lingerie Label Bluebella

By Nerisa Eugenia Waterman Fantasy and reality collide in the rich and seductive collection filled with alluring textures and shapes, curated around a palette with rich and autumnal hues. Launched on..
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Epstein Looms Over Speech by Billionaire Behind Victoria’s Secret

Speaking for the first time publicly about his longtime ties to the disgraced financier, Leslie Wexner condemned deceptions by “people who have secret lives.” - Published

Epstein may have taken "vast sums" from Victoria's Secret billionaire

Retail tycoon Leslie Wexner now acknowledges having been duped by the convicted sex offender
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Victoria's Secret hires its first transgender model

The news comes after an executive at the company made derogatory comments about transgender and plus-sized models
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Valentina Sampaio announces she will be Victoria's Secret's first openly transgender model

Model Valentina Sampaio is making history as the first transgender model to be featued in a Victoria's Secret campaign, her agent confirmed. - Published

Model: "Victoria's Secret show won't be happening this year"

The fashion show has been criticized as is out of touch with the times – and changes may be coming
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Jeffery Epstein's and Victoria's Secret owner's long history hit stock

Sagging fortunes of L Brands sink further on details of CEO Les Wexner's decades-old dealings with alleged sex trafficker
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Karlie Kloss opens up about why she ditched Victoria's Secret, Trump family ties

"... I didn’t feel it was an image that was truly reflective of who I am..." Karlie Kloss told British Vogue of severing ties with Victoria's Secret. - Published