Alexander Wang, Creative Director of his eponymous has decided to take over daily responsibilities as CEO and Chairman of the company, from his mother Yin Wang and sister-in-law Aimie Wang, effective immediately. Wang thanked Ying Wang and Aimie Wang for their tireless efforts toward building the business. […]

Legendary New York Times fashion photographer Bill Cunningham died Saturday, according to the paper where he worked for nearly 40 years. He was 87. Cunningham, whose watchful eye brought images of New Yorkers -- from the well-heeled to unsuspecting trendsetters -- to the public, had been hospitalized […]

Michael Kors Holdings has announced two internal promotions. Philippa Newman will be promoted to President, accessories and footwear, reporting to Anna Bakst, Group President of the segment. In addition, Michele Chan will be promoted to President, women’s ready-to-wear, reporting to Gia Castrogiovanni, […]

Sportswear company Under Armour has announced the return of Dave Dombrow, former Senior Vice President, Creative Footwear and Accessories, who has been named to the newly created role of Chief Design Officer. Dombrow is set to begin his new role August 1, 2016, where he is to oversee the design of Under […]

London - Christophe Lemaire has finally made his ongoing relationship with Fast Retailing's Uniqlo official, by becoming the artistic director of the Japanese label's newly established R&D Centre in Paris, France. And the first big task of his new role is to establish Uniqlo's new "Uniqlo U" line, which […]

Dirk Bikkembergs has tapped designer Lee Wood to be their new creative director. His first collection will bow for the brand for fall 2017. The appointment of Wood is part of the company's restructuring since Canudilo took a 51 percent stake in the company. “Lee arrives at a time of great renovation. […]

Abercrombie & Fitch has announced the appointment of new Brand Presidents. Stacia Andersen has been appointed as Brand President of Abercrombie & Fitch and Abercrombie Kids and Kristin Scott has been appointed as Brand President of Hollister Co. Commenting on the appointments, Horowitz said, "We look […]

American Eagle Outfitters has named Kyle Andrew as EVP, Chief Marketing Officer, reporting to Chief Executive Officer, Jay Schottenstein, effective, June 6, 2016. “Kyle brings creative talent, brand vision and a proven track record leading comprehensive global marketing efforts across multiple channels. […]

London - German fashion label Hugo Boss has appointed its current Chief Financial Officer, Mark Langer, as its new Chief Executive Officer. The label announced on Monday that after “careful consideration of different options” the supervisory board proposed Langer be appointed Chairman of the managing […]

Scottish designer Jonathan Saunders has been named the new chief creative officer of Diane von Furstenberg, effective immediately. Saunders, who closed his eponymous label at the end of 2015, will be responsible for the overall creative direction of the brand in the newly created position, tasked with […]

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