LVMH’s Louis Vuitton brand, the biggest revenue driver at the French luxury goods group, said on Monday it had tapped Virgil Abloh, the founder of streetwear label Off-White, to design its menswear collections.
American entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuck has joined the advisory board of Dutch company Juramy, the parent company of fashion label Balr., which is one of the fastest-growing fashion companies in the Netherlands.
The media group has announced that the former head of Elle Japan will join the company on May 7. Yves Bougon has been CEO of Hearst Fujingaho in Tokyo since 2011 and will take over at Condé Nast from Xavier Romatet.
David Yurman has promoted Carol Pennelli to President. In her new role, she will oversee all functions outside of design and creative, reporting directly to the brand's eponymous co-founder, chairman, and CEO.
La Jolla Group has made a number of changes to its executive team. The company is consolidating its O'Neill business and also has brought on former Nike and Roark leaders to head up strategy and finance.
LK Bennett surprised the retail sector when it named Darren Topp, ex-boss of failed BHS, as its CEO, but now it seems that Topp is leaving and Erica Vilkauls, who recently ran the failed East chain, is on board.
Retailers including Walmart, Target , Best Buy and Macy's , are making a direct appeal to President Donald Trump not to impose massive tariffs on goods imported from China, in a letter sent to the White House on Monday.