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.
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?"