Pentland has hired an experienced marketing expert to lead its Italian sportswear brand Ellesse. Simon Breckon will join as brand director on 10 September, as the label continues its expansion into key markets.
Tommy Now, the multi-media See Now Buy Now runway show developed by Tommy Hilfiger, has a new destination: Shanghai. Where the designer will present a clothes designed in part by Formula One star Lewis Hamilton.
Skimpy men's swimwear has topped a survey of the least favourite fashion items in the UK with leather trousers and Crocs also proving to be unpopular while slip-on shoes, hoodies and leggings got a thumbs-up.
Pentland Brands said this week that it’s making some key executive team appointments “with clearer brand and regional accountabilities,” to drive its ambition to accelerate brand growth across international markets.