The association between the Madrid fashion label and the German designer, named creative director to replace Josep Font in 2018, has come to an end, without Huelle’s first collection seeing the light of day.
Urban Outfitters Inc. announced on Monday the appointment of a new global chief executive officer at Anthropologie, following the resignation of Hillary Super who officially stepped down from her role on Friday.
Despite sales declines related to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the lifestyle group managed to achieve a 46.2% increase in its fourth-quarter earnings, which totaled $28.57 million, or $0.29 per diluted share.
The American lifestyle group reported net sales of $1.09 billion in the fourth quarter on Tuesday, representing a year-over-year decline of 6.9% which was largely due to reduced store traffic and occupancy restrictions.
Peter Ruis, the UK fashion executive who used to run Jigsaw and was Executive Buying & Brand Director at John Lewis, is moving to Canada to run Indigo, the country’s largest books and lifestyle retailer.
The lifestyle group reported has that coronavirus-related restrictions led to an 8.4% decline in its holiday 2020 sales. The company has also revealed that Sheila Harrington is taking over as CEO of its flagship brand.