Marks and Spencer has appointed Burton head of design Karen Hall as its new head of menswear design. She will be replacing James Doidge who has been at the British retailer for the past three and a half years. Hall has held her role at Burton since June 2016, before which she worked as head of design […]

Clarks has unveiled a new global brand campaign for autumn/winter 2019 with a focus on “comfort in every situation” featuring actor Alexander Skarsgård to highlight the men’s collection and actress Freida Pinto for the women’s. Known as the champion of comfortable shoes, British footwear brand Clarks […]

Johannesburg-based South African fashion designer Thebe Magugu has won the LVMH Prize 2019. For grabbing the top prize, and beating 1,700 other applicants in the process, Magugu will receive 300,000 euros and a year’s worth of mentoring from the team behind the LVMH group. Swedish actress and face of […]

Pepe Jeans has announced that appointment of Marcella Warthenbergh as the group’s new CEO. The company said in a statement that her responsibilities include increasing the sales performance of group’s brands - Pepe Jeans London, Hackett and Façonnable, complete the group’s digitalisation process and […]

Tapestry, Inc. has announced that Jide Zeitlin, the company’s Chairman of the board, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Zeitlin succeeds Victor Luis, who is leaving the company and its board of directors. The company also announced that Susan Kropf, a current member of the Tapestry board, has […]

German fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh has died at the age of 74. The news was shared on his official Instagram page next to one of his photographs. The caption read: “It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Peter Lindbergh on September 3rd 2019, at the age of 74.” View this post […]

Trade show Tranoï has appointed Boris Provost as its new president, as part of its plan to “accelerate” the repositioning of the fashion event, which takes place four times a year, during Paris Fashion Week and Shanghai Fashion Week. Provost will assume his Tranoï presidency for the upcoming edition […]

Neiman Marcus Group has appointed Lana Todorovich as president and chief merchandising officer to drive the brand’s “innovative merchandising offerings” which it states are a “key component of their strategic plan”. Todorovich will be a “key leader” in the brand’s transformation strategy, added the […]

Design Academy Eindhoven (DAE) has announced the appointment of director, art and education innovator, conductor and performing musician Raf De Keninck as its new Director of education and research. The company said in a statement that he joins the three-person executive board, alongside the Creative […]

Zoo York is looking to its history to pave the way toward its future. The Iconix Brand Group-owned streetwear label has brought its original brand founders Rodney Smith, Eli Morgan Gesner and Adam Schatz, back to the team as creative directors to help reinvigorate the brand. Smith, Gesner and Schatz […]

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