NEW YORK — Peter Liu is trying to change the industry’s perception of bankrupt Burlington Industries Inc., along with its business model.
A casual glance at the business card of the executive who now heads the company’s apparel-fabrics operation, Burlington Worldwide Ltd., reveals one change — his desk is in Hong Kong. The flip side of the card emphasizes another subtle shift — the back of the card is printed in Chinese, a feature common in Asian sourcing circles, but far out of the ordinary for the Southern mill set.
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)