Footwear giant Clarks has made a new hire, adding an exec from La Perla to its team. Simon Clarke has taken on the role as chief information officer, a title he also held at the luxury lingerie specialist.
Former CEO of Brioni Gianluca Flore, who moved to Burberry in 2017 to oversee the British luxury brand’s operations in the Americas, will step into his new role as chief commercial officer from September 1.
Upscale label Ralph & Russo’s administrators have reportedly struck a rescue deal with the US entrepreneurs behind Retail Ecommerce Ventures (REV) with an announcement about the “complex” deal said to be imminent.
One brand that had to weather a particularly complicated moment due to Covid-19 is Wolford, the high-end skinwear and hosiery marque that not only went though the lockdown, but also sold its Austrian headquarters.