VF Corp announced on Monday that chairman, president and chief executive officer Steve Rendle will retire and named its lead independent director Benno Dorer as interim chief executive, effective immediately.
The Dutch label has picked new CEO Matteo Franceschini from within Italian fashion group OTB, owner of Viktor & Rolf. He succeeds Andrea Collesei, who will instead concentrate on Jil Sander, another label owned by OTB.
The UK outerwear brand is going through a rejuvenation phase, as shown by the collection launched with Chloé on MatchesFashion on December 2. A directional collaboration strategy is unlocking new prospects for Barbour.
The company founded by Thomas Meyer has renovated its store in Singapore's Vivo City shopping center and opened a new store in Ion Orchard. In 2023, the Spanish company will reopen its Raffles City boutique.
At last, some much-needed good news for UK retailers. Footfall rose 5.4% week-on-week across all UK retail destinations in the seven days to 3 December, said Springboard. Increases were seen across all key destinations.
Amazon, M&S and Adidas have emerged strongly from the newly-launched Retail Performance Index compiled by agency VCCP. It’s based on a survey of 3,000 consumers and looks at strength in “the buying moment”.
Carnaby is a major year-round draw for London visitors and shoppers, but it takes on an added significance during its renowned Christmas installations. And this year's lights celebrate moments from the past 25 years.