Industry veteran Chris McGrath has been appointed Vice President, Global Footwear Design at Timberland, the VF Corporation brand best known for its outdoor yellow boots. McGrath will lead Timberland’s footwear design strategy across men’s, women’s and kid’s, working closely with the brand’s new Creative […]

Stefan Larsson, the first person to succeed Ralph Lauren as CEO of his eponymous label, is said to be in talks with J. Crew Group to join the company as its new CEO. The news was reported by Business of Fashion, quoting anonymous sources familiar with the negotiations. With a CV that includes senior […]

Hennes & Mauritz AB, the company behind H&M, COS and Arket, among other brands, has signed a consultancy contract with Christopher Wylie, the Canadian whistleblower who exposed the Cambridge Analytica scandal. In an email to FashionUnited, Helena Ohansson, spokesperson for the H&M Group, confirmed Wylie […]

Ahlers Ag has announced the appointment of Richard Liewald as Product Manager to strengthen the sportswear division of Pierre Cardin. The company said that the fashion designer joins the business from the Holy Fashion Group, where he spent the past four years working for Strellson's leatherwear, outerwear […]

Gant has promoted Karen Vogele from the position of Product Creation Director to Vice President of Product & Design. In her new role, she will be responsible for Gant’s global product offering and for ensuring that the brand answers to consumer trends. Vogele joined the company in 2014 as Global Program […]

Net-A-Porter’s global content director and Porter’s editor-in-chief Lucy Yeomans has decided to leave the business after six and half years. Yeoman had joined the company in 2012 and after publishing the 5th anniversary issue of Porter magazine, she is all set to work on new projects outside of the […]

The supervisory board of Puma SE has created a dedicated board position for sourcing and has appointed Anne-Laure Descours as Chief Sourcing Officer and member of the company’s management board, effective 1 February 2019. The company said in a statement that based in Hong Kong, she will also be responsible […]

Joseph Barbera has joined Mango as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer. The company said in a statement that joining from March 4, 2019, Barbera, with his over ten years of experience in the ecommerce industry, will be responsible for strengthening the process of digital transformation of the […]

C&A Europe has appointed Mohamed Bouyaala, currently director of country (DOC) C&A Germany, as Chief Operations Officer and said that both DOC Germany and DOC Switzerland will now report to Bouyaala. The company added that in his new role as COO, Bouyaala will also focus on his responsibilities for […]

Iconix Brand Group, Inc. has announced the appointment of John T. McClain as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer, effective February 11, 2019, reports WWD. The company having brands such as Candie’s, Danskin, Buffalo, Joe Boxer, Mossimo, London Fog, Ed Hardy, Rampage, Mudd, Ocean Pacific, Zoo […]

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