Los Angeles - It looks like American Apparel is finally getting a handle on things. Settling down after filing for bankruptcy and undergoing major struggles, the Los Angeles-based retailer just named a new chairman for their board. Embarking American Apparel on a new journey business-wise, Paul Charron […]

Ralph Lauren’s vice president of international trade Maureen Gray has retired, the fashion company has confirmed, and her position will not be replaced. Gray, who joined Ralph Lauren in 1997, has been a strong advocate for the fashion industry’s issues in Washington during her tenure. In addition to […]

Italian luxury label Salvatore Ferragamo has confirmed that its creative director Massimiliano Giornetti is stepping down after 16 years with the brand. In a statement, the Italian label thanked Giornetti for his commitment and collaboration and stated that he would be replaced by the group's current […]

Brioni and Kering have announced the appointment of Justin O’Shea as Creative Director of the Brioni House. O’Shea will be responsible for the brand’s collections as well as its image, effective April 1, 2016. O’Shea joins from the online retailer Mytheresa.com where he most recently held the position […]

Compagnie Financière Richemont SA has announced a handful of changes to its executive team. The Swiss luxury goods group has made public that Bernard Fornas will retire from his current role as Co-Chief Executive Officer with effect from 31 March 2016. Fornas will also retire from Richemont’s Senior […]

Luxury conglomerate Kering has named Jean-Philippe Bailly as its chief operating officer, effective April 1, 2016. Bailly, who has served as director of supply chain and procurement at Richemont since 2004, will report to Jean-François Palus, Kering’s managing director and will be a member of the group’s […]

After 30 years at the helm of Costume National, brothers Ennio and Carlo Capasa have confirmed that they are exiting the fashion label they founded in Milan in 1986. The announcement was greeted with widespread surprise as there was no hint of an exit earlier this month when the Italian label presented […]

London - Lanvin has found half of its successor to its former, much loved creative director Alber Elbaz, namely Bouchra Jarrar. The French haute couture designer has officially been named as Lanvin's artistic director of women's collection following a week of speculation concerning her impending appointment […]

New York - In October, longtime creative director of Lanvin, Alber Elbaz, was removed by the board of directors. The departure of Elbaz sent shockwaves through the fashion industry. The brand ended up showing their fall/winter 2016 collection without a creative director at the helm. Now, it looks like […]

Mulberry Group has appointed Neil James Ritchie as Group Finance Director and a Director of the company with effect from May 16, 2016. At the same time, the existing Group Finance Director, Roger Mather, will step down from the Board. "We are delighted to welcome Neil to Mulberry. His experience in […]

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