ATLANTA — Lana Cain has been named president of Beall's Department Stores, where she will be responsible for all merchandising, marketing, e-commerce, store operations and real estate functions for the Bradenton, Fla.-based chain.
The news came out Monday that Krauter had left J.C. Penney, where she was executive vice-president and GMM of men's and children's apparel for the past five years. She was also a member of the executive committee. Before joining Penney's, she was president and chief merchandising officer at Goody's Family Clothing. Her experience also includes merchandising positions at Sears, Joskes and at Specialty Retailers, the parent company of Beall's Texas.
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?"