The Talbots Inc. on Wednesday named Avra Myers senior vice president and general merchandise manager of J. Jill, a new position, effective July 9.
J. Jill has been trying to make its clothing less dowdy by adding youthful items such as slim-fit jeans. The division is also working to upgrade its quality, incorporating high-grade cashmeres into the mix.
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