There might be hope for American Apparel yet. The struggling retailer has hired Joseph Pickman, formerly the men's design director at Band of Outsiders, to head up their men's design department as they seek to improve that part of their business. American Apparel CEO Paula Schneider told Women's Wear […]

Donna Karan has been one of biggest forces in the American fashion scene for over 25 years now. She's easily a household name, and her lines Donna Karan New York and DKNY are some of the most wanted fashion brands in America. Well, it seems like the latter mentioned fashion label could be welcoming […]

Ralph Lauren has promoted three of its executives as it continues to reshuffle its management structure to that of a brand management business model. The American fashion label has promoted Christopher Peterson to the newly created role of global brands president, while Mitchell Kosh has been promoted […]

Marigay McKee, former Harrods director, has left her position as president of Saks Fifth Avenue after just 15 months, and Marc Metrick, an executive with Saks’ parent Hudson’s Bay Co, has been named as her successor. Richard Baker, executive chairman of Hudson’s Bay Co has stating that “the fit wasn’t […]

Italian designer Francesco Smalto, who as one of the stars of the men's fashion industry clothed princes, heads of state and sporting icons, has died in Morocco aged 87. The "creative visionary" provided men with "an allure and unique style" his fashion house said in a statement. Smalto enjoyed a lengthy […]

Basil Soda, credited as one of Lebanon's best-known international fashion designers, has died, his company said. His death was announced Monday on the social media pages of his fashion house, which described him as a "great international designer... who built his company single-handedly from the group […]

Affordable luxury label Faconnable is currently down one very significant member of its team. It was announced this morning that Ludovic le Gourrièrec has left his position as Deputy Managing Director, effective immediately. Le Gourrièrec wasn’t available for immediate commentary, but, he has confirmed […]

New York-based fashion label Carolina Herrera has named Francois Kress, who was most recently global president of Stuart Weitzman, as its new chief executive officer. Kress assumes some of the responsibilities previously handled by Caroline Brown, who resigned as president in September to become CEO […]

Quiksilver promoted its President Pierre Agnes to the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and added Agnes to its Board of Directors. He succeeds Andy Mooney who is no longer with the company. In addition, Greg Healy, Quiksilver's APAC Region President, has been promoted to President of the company, […]

Four months into her new role as Group Product Director at L.K. Bennett seemed to be more than enough for Jo Hooper, who has reportedly exited the company. According to Drapers, Hooper, who was responsible for product vision and strategy for all categories of the ready-to-wear label, has left the newly […]


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