Reflecting worldwide expansion that’s seen it move into 40 countries, up from eight in 2006, the San Francisco-based apparel specialty retail giant has reorganized its executive ranks along brand lines, integrating international, online, outlet and franchise operations into four silos — Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic and a new Innovation, Digital Strategy and New Brands division. The new unit is to be headed as president by Art Peck, current president of Gap North America, and will include Gap’s newest, smallest brands, Athleta and Piperlime.
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)