Lanvin has parted ways with its artistic director Olivier Lapidus, less than a year after he was appointed. His exit, first revealed by WWD in an exclusive report, comes one month after Chinese conglomerate, Fosun International, acquired a majority stake in the troubled fashion house. Lapidus, who showed […]

Luxury shoe brand Tamara Mellon recently appointed Celine Khavarani as the brand's new senior vice president of communications. Coming from Marc Jacobs, she will direct all public relations and corporate communications for Tamara Mellon. After returning to a direct-to-consumer business model two years […]

The board of directors of Esprit Holdings Limited has announced that Anders Kristiansen has been appointed to succeed Jose Manuel Martínez Gutiérrez as Executive Director and Group Chief Executive Officer effective 1 June 2018. The company also said that Dr Raymond Or Ching Fai will be re-designated […]

Women’s fashion label LK Bennett, which had hired Darren Topp, the former head of collapsed retailer BHS, as its chief executive in 2016, has been asked to leave the company, reports This Is Money. Erica Vilkauls, who served as chief executive of womenswear chain East for three months earlier this year, […]

After three years into the chief executive’s role at the German-British streetwear label Bench, Bruno Sälzer has decided to resign from the position to focus on his supervisory board mandates, reports German magazine Capital. The former CEO of Boss and Escada serves on the boards of Amer Sports, Lacoste […]

Christian Dior Couture has announced the appointment of Kim Jones as the new Artistic Director of Dior Homme for the ready-to-wear and accessory collections. He replaces Kris Van Assche, who has parted ways with the company after 11 years. According WWD, Van Assche will be assigned a new role within […]

Designer Kris Van Assche said Monday that he was leaving Dior Homme after 11 years at the head of the French menswear label. The departure of the Belgian creator comes only weeks after the arrival of new Christian Dior Couture chairman Pietro Beccari from Louis Vuitton. Speculation is already rife that […]

After Nike brand president Trevor Edwards exit, Nike has announced the departure of Jayme Martin, vice president and general manager for global categories, as the company reviews improper workplace behaviour complaints. According to The Wall Street Journal, who first reported the second exit, Martin […]

Change is coming at Nina Ricci. First, the brand officially announced that Guillame Henry has departed as creative director, and now the luxury Parisian label has announced that Charlotte Tasset has been appointed general manager of fashion and fragrances. Tasset will start in her new role on May 22, […]

Hours after Nike announced the retirement of Nike brand president Trevor Edwards in August, according to Wall Street Journal the executive has resigned from his position immediately amid probe regarding workplace complaints. The Journal, citing an internal memo, said that Nike had received in recent […]