Chico’s FAS has announced the promotion of Molly Langenstein to CEO and President of the company, effective June 24, 2020. The company said in a statement that Langenstein is a 30-year retail fashion veteran with a proven track record of success in revitalizing sales and profitability will also become […]

Ted Baker has appointed John Barton as Non-Executive Chairman of the board. The company said in a statement that Barton, who will join the board in July, brings a wealth of relevant experience to Ted Baker, having held senior non-executive positions across a number of leading consumer-facing businesses. […]

Boohoo Group Plc has announced the appointment of Kath Smith to the board as an Independent Non‐Executive Director, with effect from May 1, 2020. Smith, the company said in a statement, is currently a Non‐Executive Director of JD Sports Fashion Plc. Commenting on the development, Mahmud Kamani, Group […]

“I am in a process of grief right now, for how I used to do things, for the process I knew,” Marc Jacobs told Edward Enninful during the first of the Vogue Global Conversations this week. Quarantined in a suite at Manhattan’s Mercer Hotel, he admitted that the future makes him fearful and while reliving […]

It was the artistic director departure heard around the world, even over the sounds of the worries about the global coronavirus pandemic. Clare Waight Keller's time as artistic director of Givenchy has come to an end, as her contract has not been renewed. Waight Keller helped continue the global popularity […]

Tapestry, Inc. has appointed John P. (J.P.) Bilbrey to the company’s board of directors. The company said in a statement that this appointment of Bilbrey to the board brings the membership to eight. Commenting on Bilbrey’s appointment to the board, Jide Zeitlin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer […]

In what comes as a shock to many in the fashion industry, GIvenchy's artistic director Clare Waight Keller is leaving the fashion house after a three year stint at the brand. Waight Keller's contributions to the house include elevating their couture collections and designing the now world famous wedding […]

Francois-Henri Pinault, the head of French luxury group Kering, has agreed to give up a quarter of his fixed wages for the rest of the year and the entirety of his variable compensation for 2020, the company said Friday. The luxury group which includes labels such as Gucci, Saint Laurent, Balenciaga […]

US luxury department store chain Nordstrom has announced the appointment of Jim Donald and Mark J. Tritton to its board of directors. Donald has spent his career working in the retail, food and hospitality industries, holding CEO positions at coffee chain Starbucks, Extended Stay America, Inc, and Haggen. […]

Iconic Italian footwear designer Sergio Rossi has died at 84. The designer passed away on 2 April of coronavirus complications at the Maurizio Bufalini Hospital in Cesena, in northern Italy, according to multiple media reports. Riccardo Sciutto, CEO of Sergio Rossi Group, said in a statement: “Today […]

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