Ann Inc. promoted Brian Lynch to brand president of the Ann Taylor division, replacing Christine Beauchamp just as the company warned that weakness at the brand’s stores caused it to miss fourth-quarter expectations.
Comparable sales at the Ann Taylor stores fell 11 percent in the fourth quarter as comps at the brand’s Web site rose 28 percent and the factory outlet’s comps increased 6 percent.
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?"