Seeking to strengthen its struggling business, The Talbots Inc. has named Benedetta Casamento, a former top Liz Claiborne Inc. official with turnaround experience, as executive vice president of finance.
The position is a new one at Talbots, which during the last 18 months has installed new management across several areas. The company has been modernizing its offerings while implementing cutbacks and trying to sell the J. Jill division as part of a the turnaround strategy orchestrated by president and chief executive Trudy Sullivan, another former top Claiborne official.
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?"