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.
Jaeger MD Fiona Lambert is to leave the business after an almost-two-year stint at the now-M&S-owned label. She's overseen its relaunch since it was bought out of administration by retail giant M&S as the start of 2021.