Marty Staff’s honeymoon period with Dov Charney at American Apparel Inc. has ended in a quick, if amicable, divorce.
Staff, who joined the company as chief business development officer in March, exited the role on Wednesday. Staff’s high-profile hiring seven months ago was aimed at jump-starting sales at the beleaguered company. He spearheaded programs that added new shop-in-shops in department stores in France and the U.K., and was involved in ongoing talks with Bloomingdale’s to add American Apparel shops here in the U.S.
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?"