Pentland has named Kev McFadyen as the new global brand director for its Speedo label. He joined the firm two years ago as the brand director for Berghaus, and also has 20+ years of experience with other major brands.
Alpargatas Company has named Frederic Levy as the President of its Havaianas International operation. This means he’ll be responsible for all the label’s markets outside of its domestic market, Brazil.
When many women finally get their wish post-Covid to spend half their lives in the charm of the countryside with all sorts of witty and stylish pals, Anna Sui’s latest collection is what many of them will be wearing.
Paris Fashion Week has unveiled the schedule for the city’s next runway season, with a healthy 88 events listed on the official program, underlining the continued drawing power of the city as a "show" location.
Speedo International will investigate a report of possible human rights violations by its Indian partner Page Industries, which Norway’s wealth fund dropped from its portfolio this week, the UK swimwear maker said.
Swiss travel retail giant Dufry has agreed to buy the rest of Hudson for $7.70 per share in an all-cash deal worth around $311 million. Dufry currently owns 57.4% of the US firm. This will delist Hudson from the NYSE.
The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), whose members include companies such as Walmart and Target, said Friday it has joined a dozen+ trade groups to form a coalition to fight counterfeits on online platforms.