John Galliano will be continuing on as designer of Maison Margiela. His contract has been renewed by OTB, the holding company for the brand, reflecting the designer's ability to boost sales. Since the designer took the helm in 2014, sales have doubled as he shifted the focus toward accessories, which […]

Burberry Group plc has announced that Sam Fischer has been appointed to the board as a Non-Executive Director and member of the remuneration and nomination committees, with effect from November 1, 2019. Commenting on Fischer’s appointment to the board, Gerry Murphy, Burberry Group’s Chairman, said in […]

Woolrich International has confirmed the appointment of Corrado Scala as its new sales director of Europe. The appointment is part of the American clothing brand’s new development strategy following L-Gam’s majority stake acquisition of the company, and the appointment of Stefano Saccone as chief executive […]

Jos. A. Bank has appointed Matt Repicky as its new chief marketing officer. Repicky joins the men's formalwear brand with 20 years of experience building and transforming consumer fashion and e-commerce brands. “The Jos. A. Bank brand blends a deep heritage of craftsmanship with the latest performance […]

The death last year of Canadian model and artist Zombie Boy at age 32 was an accident, a report from Quebec's coroner published Monday said, ruling out the initial theory that the heavily tattooed man had committed suicide. Rick Genest died of head trauma after he fell from a balcony on the third floor […]

The Board of Directors of Nike, Inc. has announced that John Donahoe will be appointed as the company’s new President and Chief Executive Officer, effective January 13, 2020 and at the same time, current CEO Mark Parker, who has held the position since 2006 and Chairman, President & CEO since 2016, […]

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. has appointed Brooke Buchanan, a communications executive with over 15 years of experience, will join the company on October 28, 2019, as Senior Vice President, communications, reporting to Jill Soltau, the company’s Chief Executive Officer. The company also said in a statement […]

Under Armour, Inc. has announced that president & chief operating officer (COO) Patrik Frisk will become the company’s new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective January 1, 2020. Frisk will serve as CEO & President, reporting to Kevin Plank and will join Under Armour’s board of directors. […]

Adidas Ag has appointed Brian Grevy as executive board member, responsible for Global Brands in place of Eric Liedtke, who has decided to depart from the company after 25. The company said in a statement that at the beginning of next year, Grevy will return to Adidas from clothing brand Gant, where […]

Michael Scheiner has been appointed as the new chief marketing officer of Tommy Hilfiger Global, effective October 28. He joins the PVH-owned fashion brand from Hollister Co., where he served as senior vice president of global marketing. Scheiner brings with him over 15 years of experience with global […]

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