Like its vintage jewels, old problems at Fred Leighton continue to resurface.
Ralph Esmerian, the notable jewelry collector and dealer who acquired the jeweler in 2006 along with Merrill Lynch’s Global Asset Based Finance Group, has relinquished control and authority over all aspects of Fred Leighton Holding Inc. to Thomas Shull, chief executive officer of Meridian Ventures LLC. Shull has been named chief restructuring officer-plan facilitator of Fred Leighton.
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)