Sportswear brand Puma has named Nina Graf-Vlachy head of global strategy, following a reshuffle of its global strategy management team. Graf-Vlachy, who joined Puma in 2013, replaces Arne Freundt, who has been leading the sportswear brand’s global strategy and repositioning since July 2011. Freundt […]

Plus-size online retailer Navabi has appointed former head of global fashion at eBay, Miriam Lahage, as its chief merchant. Lahage first began working with the Germany-based fashion etailer back in May, 2014 as a strategic advisor and in her new role she will establish Navabi's premium branded proposal […]

Marks & Spencer Group (M&S) has confirmed that further to the announcement in August 2014, Jan du Plessis, Senior Independent Director, will step down from the board on March 4, 2015, having served on the it since 2008. Vindi Banga, Chairman of the remuneration committee, and Non-Executive Director […]

British fashion house and womenswear retailer Jacques Vert Group has reshuffled its management team, which led to the exit of not one, but two directors. Mike Halliday, who has been with the group for 26 years left his role as merchandising director last week, according to Drapers, whilst Sarah Morris […]

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 […]

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