One of the biggest jobs in UK fashion has gone to… a top executive from the gambling sector. Shop Direct has named Henry Birch to run the group. He's currently CEO of Rank Group and won't join Shop Direct immediately.
It’s all-change at Jigsaw as the group sees the immediate departure of CEO Peter Ruis after four-and-a-half years at the helm and reports suggest the firm will announce a new investor in the next few days.
MySale Group has reported record sales and profitability for the half-year to December 31 with recent investment in its buy now, pay later option (called Ourpay) and its other tech updates helping to drive it forward.
DC Shoes, Inc. has appointed footwear industry veteran Michael Minter as its Global Head of Marketing. Minter is tasked with marketing the brand's skate heritage story to a new streetwear and lifestyle inspired consumer.
French shoe brand Clergerie has opened a new boutique in New York on Madison Ave. To celebrate the opening, a preview of the SS18 collection designed by new creative director David Tourniaire-Beauciel will debut.
Emotions - “a brand’s ability to spark an emotional connection with consumers” - will be key to the luxury sector in 2018 while the widest possible interpretation of sustainability is also crucial, a new report claims.
Shares in Salvatore Ferragamo rose more than 4 percent on Wednesday after the Italian luxury goods maker said Eraldo Poletto would step down from his position as chief executive, after less than two years in the job.