NEW YORK — Security analysts had their first up-close look at Gap Inc. chief executive officer Paul Pressler Thursday, and the morning-after reviews were uniformly positive.
"We like the new fellow Pressler and are upgrading our rating from ‘sell’ to ‘hold,’" ran the headline on a research report from Robert Buchanan, analyst at A.G. Edwards & Sons. "New ceo Paul Pressler isn’t a career retailer, true, but he does strike us as an intelligent doer and an active listener."
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?"