LONDON — Christopher Bailey soon will be the sole pilot at Burberry.
In a surprising move that sent the fashion brand’s shares down sharply, Burberry Group on Tuesday said Bailey, its chief creative officer, would add the duties of chief executive officer by mid-2014, succeeding Angela Ahrendts, who is leaving to join Apple Inc. as senior vice president of retail and online stores.
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)