M&S’s new head of fashion, beauty and interiors on Tuesday bowed out of her previous role as CEO Halfords on a high and said she would listen carefully to M&S customers and give them the products they’re looking for.
The Mulliez family-owned retailer has promoted César de Vicente to the role of director of international development. De Vincente will hand of his previous post, head of Kiabi's Spain subsidiary, to José Luis Carceller.
Desigual has hired French visual artist, filmmaker, and illustrator Jean-Paul Goude as its new creative director, responsible for overseeing all visual elements. He will start with the Spanish brand's S/S18 collection.
New Look’s CEO Anders Kristiansen is stepping down from his role after five years at the once fast-growing fashion retailer, the company said, with "a change to the leadership” needed to spark a turnaround.
Munich-based fashion e-tailer Stylebop.com has tapped American Ronald Burton as its fashion director. He comes from the New York-based style magazine Document Journal, where he was Senior Fashion Editor.
The Internet went into rumour overdrive Thursday after a web report that American streetwear designer Virgil Abloh was to be named creative director of Versace. The house, however, has denied any plans of the sort.
The German chain has appointed Johannes Jurecka to the newly created role of chief operations officer, poaching the exec from Foot Locker Europe. He will be in charge of e-commerce, marketing and fashion operations.