For the first time since its launch in 2009, Lauren Conrad’s namesake line for Kohl’s will add plus sizes to its lineup. Conrad will debut its plus-size line at the brand’s New York Fashion Week presentation.
After closing 19 stores last year, Kohl's has announced plans to open four more small format stores and add a fifth ecommerce fulfillment center in an effort to find relevance in the modern changing retail landscape.
As Kohl's continues to downsize—not close—many of its stores nationwide, the company will invest in tech-related functions in order to improve the customer experience and capitalize on shopper loyalty.
The 25-year finance veteran will step down as CFO on July 11, after serving in his role for over 3 years. He will remain with the company until August 7, and Andrew Drexler will serve as CFO in the interim.