Dollar Shave Club has made a series of veteran executive hires that round out its digital, tech, user experience design and strategy teams. The Marina del Rey, CA-based company has expanded its workforce 25% this year.
Kohl's tapped 30-year retail veteran Doug Howe as new chief merchandising officer. He will lead a transformation strategy for all merch functions including buying, planning, product design and development, and sourcing.
The Cincinnati-based department store chain announced on Monday that it has acquired Story and that the concept store’s founder and CEO Rachel Shechtman will be joining the company as brand experience officer.
The virtual fitting room solution announced on Monday that it has appointed industry veteran Carmen Ayala as vice president of sales, tasked introducing the platform to new designers and fashion brands.
Deckers has named William L. McComb, former CEO of Liz Claiborne, Inc., to its Board of Directors, hoping to tap his experience leading e-commerce and omni-channel initiatives, and turning retail brands around.
Johanna Lightfoot has joined UK fashion chain Topshop as its new head of merchandising, moving from Ralph Lauren, which she only joined last year. She becomes the latest in a series of luxury sector hires.
Swiss group Richemont, owner of the Cartier, Piaget and Chloé brands, among others, and the third largest luxury group in the world, has reworked the management of its watch brands Jaeger-LeCoultre and Baume & Mercier.
The Miami-based apparel group has announced that it has extended the deadline for the nomination of Directors for its annual shareholder meeting, while the Special Committee considers George Feldenkreis’ purchase bid.