New York - Effective Monday, Benedict Smith will be the new Chief Financial Officer of Hunter Ltd. Prior to his new role at Hunter Ltd., Smith was the CFO of GAME Digital, and before that he was group CFO of Harrods for six years. James Seuss, CEO of Hunter Ltd., said in a statement that, "Benedict’s […]

London - Social media platform Instagram has hired Eva Chen, former Lucky magazine editor-in-chief as its new head of fashion partnerships, as the photo-sharing site looks to extend its reach with designers and fashion brands. The announcement of course came on Instagram with Chen sharing with her 398,000 […]

London - Luxury designer label Zuhair Murad has named Nereo Frisco as its commercial and business development director, as the brand looks to “strengthen the house’s growth”. Frisco, who has previously held managerial positions at various fashion houses including Moschino, Givenchy and most recently […]

Marks and Spencer has confirmed that John Dixon, the head of its non-food division, is to leave the business to “pursue career opportunities outside of the company,” and that he will step down from the board with immediate effect and will leave the company on a date to be agreed. The clothing retailer […]

Based on a preliminary vote count provided by Perry Ellis' proxy solicitor, Perry Ellis said that all three of Perry Ellis' director nominees—Oscar Feldenkreis, Bruce J. Klatsky and Michael W. Rayden—were elected to Perry Ellis' Board of Directors at the 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. Final voting […]

London - Sock brand Stance has named singer Rihanna as its contributing creative director, where she will design her own line of womenswear socks. Rihanna, who last year was also named creative director of Puma, will design “multiple seasons” of her signature women’s collection through a multi-year […]

New York - Major executive changes have happened at Vince. Jill Granoff, who led the company through their IPO in 2013, will be stepping down from her role as CEO. In addition to Granoff, Karin Gregersen, Vince's President and Chief Creative Officer, will also be stepping down from her role. Granoff […]

Paul Marciano, co-founder and chief executive officer of Guess, is to thank for the brand’s impeccable jeans and apparel that have been favored throughout the years. Today, July 14, the classic brand announced that it will have a new leading chief executive officer, Victor Herrero. In August of this […]

British fashion label Jonathan Saunders has appointed Rupert Maunsell, a former operations director at womenswear brand Mary Katrantzou, as its chief executive, as the label looks to push forward with its growth following its investment from Eiesha Bharti Pasricha. Maunsell, who has also held roles […]

The founders of MatchesFashion, Tom and Ruth Chapman, have stepped down as joint chief executives after 27 years at the helm. Ulric Jerome, the current chief operating officer, will take over as chief executive, while the couple will become joint chairmen. "This is a very natural evolution," Tom Chapman […]

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