James A. Mitarotonda, chairman and chief executive officer of Barington Capital Group LP, has been nominated to the board of The Jones Group Inc. He stands for election at the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting on June 14.
Barington, which represents a group of investors, bought a 2.3 percent stake in Jones last month and has been pushing for it to sell off some smaller brands and tighten up operations.
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)