Supermarket giant Tesco has announced that Byron Grote will be joining its board as a non-executive director. Grote, a former chief financial officer of BP, will take up his new role on May 1, and Tesco hopes that he will bring his “extensive executive and non-executive financial and strategic experience” […]

The British Fashion Council (BFC) has announced the appointment of Hu Bing as its first International Ambassador for London Collections: Men (LCM). In his new role, Bing will be working closely alongside the BFC's menswear committee, which consists of industry members such as David Gandy, Christopher […]

Vivarte is continuing its restructuring process after they named Richard Simonin their new CEO back in October. Now, Massimilliano Messina will be joining the Vivarte family as their new Chief Operating Officer (COO.) Simonin has been gradually trying to restructure Vivarte, and the appointment of Messina […]

American Eagle Outfitters promoted its Chief Merchandising Officers, Chad Kessler and Jennifer Foyle to the positions of Global Brand Presidents for the American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie brands, respectively. In this newly-created structure, Kessler and Foyle will have responsibility for all brand […]

Just in time for Paris Fashion Week, which will be all the fashion internet sphere will be talking about this week, Carven has announced that they now have two new artistic directors for their women’s wear line. Alexis Martial and Adrien Caillaudad will be taking over the helm at Carven. The duo, who […]

Columbia Sportswear Company has announced several strategic organizational changes intended to further drive sustainable, profitable growth. Several seasoned members of the executive leadership team have been elevated to new roles. Tim Boyle, who has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of […]

American retailer Gap has named former chief product officer at C. Wonder Wendi Goldman as its new executive vice president of product design and development, eliminating the creative director role left vacant by the departure of Rebekka Bay. In the newly created position, Goldman will lead the San […]

The man behind the iconic place for affordable suiting, David Edwab, is set to retire. For 30 years Edwab has been the grandmaster behind and secret weapon at Men’s Wearhouse. He joined the company in 1991 and was instrumental in negotiating the acquisitions of Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Today’s Man, JA […]

Four weeks after the acquisition of Mexx, new owners Turkish firm Eroglu Holding are hard at work to fulfil the relaunch of the Dutch fashion label. A renewed start for the label however could see a new figure head at the helm of Mexx. According to sources at Textilwirtshaft, Mexx is to be led by Ümit […]

The John Lewis Partnership has elected broadcaster and equality expert Trevor Phillips as its council president, the democratically elected body that represents the retailer’s employees and votes on key issues. Phillips will take up his new role on March 25, replacing David Jones who is stepping down […]

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