Looking to expand the retail end of its traditionally wholesale brands, Liz Claiborne Inc. has hired Adam Levy, president of retail and ready-to-wear at Jones Apparel Group Inc., for the new post of president of retail for its partnered brands division.
Levy, who managed 285 retail stores and e-commerce at Jones, will be responsible for overseeing e-commerce and retail for partnered brands, as the $4 billion company restages its Liz Claiborne brand outlet stores, considers opening full-priced Liz Claiborne stores with the Isaac Mizrahi-designed product; tests Kensie retail; adds Kensie e-commerce in 2009, and opens DKNY Jeans family outlets.
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)