The Seattle-based fashion retailer has announced the appointment of the Tesco veteran as its new chief technology officer, a role in which he will be responsible for evolving the company’s technological capacities.
A world away from the brightly coloured knitwear that made the family name, what had looked an inspired move into infrastructure by Italy’s Benettons faces increased scrutiny after this month’s Genoa bridge disaster.
The remoulding of London's Seven Dials area is continuing with its dominant landlord, Shaftesbury, announcing another new tenant as NYC-based lifestyle brand Away, opens its first permanent international store.
The UK's Financial Reporting Council has fined accountants KPMG three million pounds and reprimanded and fined a senior partner for misconduct related to auditing of British fashion retailer Ted Baker's accounts.
Fears of e-commerce taking off in Brazil have sunk shares of the country’s big mall operators this year, but industry executives expressed confidence that local shopping habits will help them avoid a shakeout.
From Cher’s colourful caped outfit for the 1974 Oscars to a coral gown and bolero worn by Carol Burnett on her television show, creations by fashion and costume designer Bob Mackie will be up for grabs this November.