Crocs Inc. has just announced the appointment of Andrew Davison as its new chief marketing officer. Davison will be responsible for leading the company’s advertising, consumer promotions and online communications campaigns.
Final bids on the sale of German outdoor apparel and equipment maker Jack Wolfskin are due in the next couple of days and a deal could close as early as April, three sources familiar with the process told Reuters.
Apparel and shoe company Kenneth Cole Productions Inc posted a narrower quarterly loss as sales growth was spurred by a jump in licensing revenues and said its Chief Executive Jill Granoff will leave the company, effective immediately.
Women's clothing retailer Chico's FAS Inc posted a bigger quarterly profit as improved demand for its clothes and accessories, coupled with discounts, saw more people shop at its stores during the holiday quarter.
Private equity firm Blackstone Group LP has struck a deal to buy nearly 600 U.S. shopping malls and other properties from Australia's Centro Property Group for about $9.4 billion, a person with direct knowledge of the transaction said on Monday.
A slowdown at discount fashion retailer Primark's British stores hit the shares of owner Associated British Foods Plc as tax rises and inflation squeezed consumer spending in the first two months of this year.
Italian luxury goods maker Ferragamo, whose shoes have been worn by stars including Marilyn Monroe and Al Pacino, is not considering a share listing in Hong Kong like its fashion peer Prada, its CEO has said.
Chinese designers will drive catwalk trends more than deep-pocketed Asian buyers as China's creativity becomes fashions' next big thing, top fashion executives and designers told Reuters at Milan fashion week.