Incandela will lead the fashion units of Walmart.com, Jet.com and Shoes.com, beginning on October 2. The announcement of the hire comes one week after Aerosoles filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Macy’s Inc will increase by 20 percent the number of workers it hires during the holiday shopping season to staff distribution and warehouses that support its online business, but total holiday hiring will fall.
New York Fashion Week wrapped Wednesday in an explosion of glowing colors, greater in-roads into diversity, designers still pondering the point of the runway and younger talent given a chance to shine.
Ralph Lauren staged a fashion first Tuesday evening in suburban New York. He became the first designer to present his latest collection inside his own garage; and threw in a sit-down dinner to celebrate.
Plenty of major names have skipped out of New York Fashion Week; Tommy Hilfiger is off to London for his show. Nonetheless, there still will be plenty of action in New York Fashion Week, opening on Wednesday, Sept 6.