Las Vegas-based luxury eyewear retailer Luxury Optical Holdings (LOH) has promoted eyewear industry veteran Jeff Press to the role of chief creative officer for both Morgenthal Frederics and Robert Marc NYC.
The embattled UK retail industry was dealt another blow on Friday after news emerged that Arcadia is considering a restructuring process which could result in significant store closures and job losses.
A proposal by EssilorLuxottica’s top shareholder and executive chairman to transfer some of its functions to Luxottica’s current CEO, is not in the merger agreement of the two companies, said Essilor on Wednesday.
Primark is moving hundreds of UK-based roles to its headquarters in Dublin in September this year in a move that will affect 220 jobs across the company’s buying, merchandising, design, quality and sourcing teams.
One brand quietly winning a legion of fans since coming to show in Paris two years ago is Silvia Tcherassi. A highly sophisticated Colombian, Tcherassi was previously named Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres.
The former Guess CEO has been named non-executive director and chairman of the sustainability committee of Global Fashion Group, the portfolio of fashion e-commerce platforms including The Iconic, Zalora and Dafiti.
The 160,100 sq ft store will be almost four times the size of the retailer’s existing store in Birmingham, and feature a beauty studio for nails, make-up, hair and lashes, a barber shop and three dining experiences.