Supermarket giant Tesco has named Dixons Carphone deputy chairman John Allan as its new chairman, following a four month search to replace Richard Broadbent, who announced that he would step down last October. Allan, who will step down from the boards of Dixons Carphone and Royal Mail, will join Tesco’s […]

Gildan Activewear has announced that James Kehoe, who joined the company as Executive Vice-President, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer in January, has resigned effective immediately to join Kraft Foods Group as EVP, CFO. The opportunity at Kraft arose as a result of organizational changes […]

Coats plc, the world’s leading industrial thread and consumer textile crafts business, has named David Gosnell as a non-executive director. Gosnell, who has over 30 years’ experience in supply chain and procurement strategy and execution, will join the board from February 19 and will also chair Coats’ […]

Seattle-based Nordstrom has appointed Shellye L. Archambeau, MetricStream CEO, to the company's Board of Directors. Her addition brings the total number of directors to 13, ten of whom serve as independent directors. Nordstrom directors serve one-year terms and the company requires annual elections […]

Nike has announced retirement of Donald W. Blair, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, in October 2015. As part of a planned transition, Blair will remain in the CFO role till October 31, 2015 to support smooth transition. Effective August 1, 2015, Blair will be succeeded by Andrew […]

SuperGroup chief operating officer Susanne Given has stepped down from the retailer’s board as a director with immediate effect to “explore other opportunities.” Given joined SuperGroup, which owns the Superdry clothing brand, in April 2012 from John Lewis and was responsible for the UK retail division […]

The Board of Directors of VF Corporation has elected Mark S. Hoplamazian as a Director, effective February 10, 2015. He will serve on the Audit, and Nominating and Governance Committees of VF’s Board of Directors. Hoplamazian has been a member of the board of directors of Hyatt Hotels Corporation since […]

Mario Boselli, the president of the Italian Fashion Chamber, is to step down this April. Boselli, who has held the position since 1999, has not yet been succeeded as the chamber continues its search for his replacement. During his lengthy fashion career, Boselli forged close cooperation with international […]

Aeropostale has announced appointment of two new executives to realign responsibilities and strengthen its leadership team. Marc D. Miller, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. David J. Dick will join the company […]

British womenswear brand Issa has promoted Jamie O’Hare from head of design to the role of creative director, following the departure of Blue Farrier in October. O’Hare has been head of design with the British label since 2013 and will present his first collection as creative director for autumn/winter […]

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