Deirdre Findlay has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer at Stitch Fix, the online service in which a personal stylist picks 5 pieces of clothing for customers, based on their profile. The customer can then decide which items to keep and which ones to return. Findlay will lead all marketing, creative […]

J Sainsbury plc announces that Clodagh Moriarty has been promoted to its operating board as Group Chief Digital Officer, with immediate effect. Moriarty, the company said, will create and lead the group’s digital strategy, ensuring customers experience an integrated and seamless digital experience across […]

Element announced the addition of Jon Sinko to the company as VP, global merchandising and design, overseeing the brand’s product function globally. The company said, Sinko comes to Element after a 20-year tenure with Adidas, where he was most recently global head of product for skateboarding and snowboarding. […]

The board of New Look Retail Group Ltd has announced that Sean Dougherty has stepped down from the board with immediate effect. Commenting on the development, Alistair McGeorge, New Look’s Executive Chairman, said in a media statement: “Both the board and I greatly appreciate the contribution Sean has […]

In addition to the recent announcement that Michael George joined the company’s board of directors and Angela Ahrendts agreed to be nominated to join in August, the company announced that Linda Findley Kozlowski, COO at Etsy, has agreed to be nominated to join the company’s board in August. "We continue […]

UPDATE Designer Kate Spade, who committed suicide in New York this week, had been treated for depression and anxiety for five years, her husband said Wednesday. "She was actively seeking help for depression and anxiety over the last five years, seeing a doctor on a regular basis and taking medication […]

Björn Borg has appointed Jens Nyström as the company’s new CFO. Nyström, the company said, will join the company during autumn 2018, and will also be a member of Björn Borg group’s management team and will report to the group CEO Henrik Bunge. I am very happy to welcome Jens to Björn Borg. Jens will […]

Luxury footwear and accessories player Jimmy Choo, which was sold to Michael Kors Holdings last year, has appointed Simon Kemmett its new Chief Financial Officer, according to the Evening Standard report. Based in London, Kemmett will replace Jonathan Sinclair, who left the company to join Canada Goose […]

Its been just two months since Nordstorm opened its debut menswear store in New York and not the company has roped in ex-Mr Porter executive Sam Lobban as Vice President of men’s designer and new concepts, reports WWD. Lobban will report to Pete Nordstrom, Co-President of Nordstrom, and work with Paige […]

Wealth and success do not always guarantee a lifetime of happiness within the fashion industry, as the sudden passing of legendary designer Kate Valentine, better known as Kate Spade, sadly highlighted. The fashion entrepreneur was found dead in her New York City apartment on Tuesday morning after committing […]