The industry for alternative payment solutions is growing. Afterpay, a leader in the buy-now-pay-later field has appointed David Katz to lead its product management as the new global chief product officer, effective immediately. Afterpay provides retailers a solution that allows them to offer their […]

Roy Bagattini is exiting Levi Strauss & Co. after six and a half years with the company to join Woolworths as its new CEO. Bagattini has served as executive vice president and president of Levi Strauss Americas since 2016 and will leave the position on February 16. Woolworths is a South African supermarket […]

American model Gigi Hadid appeared as a potential juror in disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein's rape and sexual assault trial on Monday, adding a fresh celebrity twist to the high-profile proceedings. Hadid, 24, raised her hand in the New York state court when Judge James Burke asked the dozens […]

Boohoo Group plc has announced that Brian Small has been appointed as Deputy Chairman of the board with immediate effect. Brian is an existing independent non-executive director, appointed in April 2019, and currently serves as Chair of the group’s audit committee. Commenting on Small’s new role, Mahmud […]

Hudson’s Bay has appointed Iain Nairn as President, effective January 12th, 2020. The company said in a statement that a highly-accomplished retail executive, Nairn has a remarkable track record of driving profitable growth and transformational change at a wide variety of retailers, from specialty to […]

Premium French label Zadig and Voltaire has named Rémy Baume as its new president, with immediate effect. Baume joins from Kidiliz Group, the company behind children’s lines for Kenzo, Paul Smith and Jean-Paul Gaultier, where he served as chief executive. Prior to that he worked at Groupe Arnault, parent […]

RNB Retail and Brands AB’s business area Departments & Stores has named Lars Jungerth as new CEO from January 14, 2020 in place of Yvonne Magnusson. The company said in a statement that this change is made as the separation work regarding the operations within the RNB Group is now completed. Commenting […]

Yoox Net-a-Porter has appointed Nisreen Shocair as the online luxury and fashion retailer’s new Middle East CEO. In her new role, Nisreen will be responsible for driving and developing the next phase of the company’s strategy for the region, which will include further investment in personal shopping […]

Ed Filipowski, one of the luxury fashion industry’s leading publicists and the co-chairman and chief strategist of New York-based public relations agency KCD, has died aged 58. He died on Friday morning at his New York home from complications following a recent surgery. “It is with a heavy heart that […]

David's Bridal has appointed Nevin Shetty to the newly created role of chief partnership officer and Lia Madonna to head of partnership services. Both appointments were internal promotions. Both will be responsible for leading the growth of the company's rapidly expanding partnership department, according […]

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