The Dutch fashion brand, which set up a subsidiary in the country in 2015, has put Emmanuel Galle in charge of the French market. Galle had been running the business of Hackett London in France since 2015.
Marcella Wartenbergh is to become the new chief executive of Pepe Jeans Group, taking over from group founder and shareholder Carlos Ortega. She joins from PVH Corp, which owns Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein.
The menswear brand will open its new flagship store at 14 Savile Row in the autumn. The space will host the brand’s bespoke tailoring service as well as limited edition collections and a curated edit of RTW pieces.
Icon Outlet at the O2, the 210,000 sq ft premium urban outlet developed by AEG and Crosstree Real Estate Partners, has signed five new brands, including Nike, Adidas, Regatta, Craghoppers and Beauty Outlet.
Joining a host of premium brands including Cheaney Shoes, Gant, Hackett and Aspinal of London, Brooks Brothers has opened a 1,600-square-foot store on the upper level of the new outlet mall in Greenwich.