Footwear brand Hotter, which celebrates its Diamond anniversary next year, is looking to strengthen its design focus with the appointment of a new roster of designers, spearheaded by newly appointment chief product officer Claire Pearl. Pearl, who joined Hotter last month from Hobbs, is looking to transform […]

Chloé has announced a major change in its leadership. The Richemont-owned fashion house has appointed Riccardo Bellini as its next chief executive officer, as was first reported by WWD on Thursday morning. Bellini will succeed Chloé's current chief executive, Geoffroy de la Bourdonnaye, effective December […]

The Tom Tailor Group has signed a new consortium loan agreement, effective until September 30, 2022, which includes a further credit line of 10 million euros, bringing the total volume to 375 million euros. The company also announced that as part of the agreement, CFO Thomas Dressendörfer will resign […]

Michael Maccari has decided to exit Perry Ellis, where he has held the position of creative director since 2013. His replacement has not yet been named. Maccari has not yet shared plans for future roles, yet he has said that he wants to pursue other opportunities. Perry Ellis president Jason Zuckerman […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Contemporary menswear and streetwear trade show Jacket Required has announced the appointment of Phil Wildbore as its new sustainable ambassador. Wildbore has made a name for himself in the industry as a pioneer of sustainable and ethical fashion, launching his first conscious brand Road in the 1980s […]

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