NEW YORK — Updated classic career merchandise brought Ann Taylor’s loyal customers back to its stores this spring as the women’s specialty retailer said its second-quarter income nearly tripled.
Meanwhile, the company made two executive appointments. Veteran fashion designer Mark Eisen will be joining Aug. 19 as senior vice president of design for the AT division, and Bud Wagner, formerly of Cap Gemini/Ernst & Young, was named to the post of senior vice president of information systems, replacing Wolly Morin.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"