In this month's round of fashion industry executive comings and goings, Lorenz Baumer, the artistic director of jewelry at Louis Vuitton, has left his position to focus on his own eponymous brand. While it is quite a shame to see him go, and many are asking who will be responsible for their 500 dollars […]

Kering, the luxury goods conglomerate, has named a new head of their luxury watch division for North America: Mr. Hartmut Kraft. Kraft will be stepping into his new role immediately, and will be responsible for overseeing Swiss watch manufacturer Ulysse Nardin Inc. and Tradema of North America. The […]

The Tom Tailor Group has announced reorganization of its management structure. The company has streamlined second management level below the management board with six Vice Presidents. This change took effect as of 1 April 2015. “Establishing a strong, second management level enables us to create short […]

French fashion house Courrèges has tapped the design-duo behind up and coming label Coperni to oversee the creative direction of its women's wear line. Sebastien Meyer and Arnaud Vaillant have become the first official designers hired for the fashion house since the company was sold by founder André […]

Nordstrom has named Blake Nordstrom, Pete Nordstrom and Erik Nordstrom as co-presidents of the corporation, as the retailer looks to “reinforce” its leadership structure. "Blake, Pete, and Erik have supported the business as a team for many years, leading the Executive Team and company, and together […]

Eddie Bauer has appointed former Nike creative executive José Cabaço to be the new vice president and brand creative director for the premium outdoor retailer. Cabaço most recently held the position of global concept creative director of C.O.D.E. (Center of Design Excellency) at Nike, where he used […]

Gildan Activewear has roped in Rhodri J. Harries as Executive Vice-President, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer. Harries has been the Chief Financial Officer of Rio Tinto Alcan since 2014, where he previously held the position of Chief Commercial Officer from 2009 to 2013. Harries joined Alcan […]

Time for a fresh start at DKNY. The sister label to Donna Karan New York has put the rumours to rest by naming Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne, founders and creative directors of Public School as its new co-creative directors. The design duo, who won the CFDA award last year, will take over all creative […]

Value fashion retailer Bonmarché has named former House of Fraser chief executive John Coleman as its new chairman, following Tim Mason’s decision to step down as chairman. Coleman is currently an independent non-executive director of Bonmarché and chairman of the remuneration committee. As well as […]

The fashion world was practically praising the gods of every major religion and myth when Schiaparelli announced that they would be reviving the legendary fashion house founded by the woman who once dressed Jacqueline Kennedy. However, reviving the fashion house got off to a rocky start, and former […]

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