William L. McComb believes Liz Claiborne Inc. is now “at a critical inflection point” where a years-long overhaul will put it on an upward trajectory, even if the consumer doesn’t come roaring back.
It’s a stake in the ground for McComb, chief executive officer and architect of the firm’s strategy, which has shipped the Liz Claiborne brand off to J.C. Penney Co. Inc. as a license, turned to Erin Fetherston to design Juicy Couture, cut inventory at Lucky Brand Jeans and installed new leadership at the ailing Mexx division.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)