NEW AT HE-RO: The He-Ro Group has named Mary K.H. Koo as general manager of its Hong Kong division. Koo replaces Raymond Lau, who left the company in early June, four months after assuming the post.
Koo will be responsible for overseeing the group's manufacturing, sourcing and production in Hong Kong. She will work closely with Harold Blatter, vice president of international sourcing and production.
Koo was director and chief executive of Tri-Set Fashion Ltd., Hong Kong, a maker of better-priced dresses and sportswear.
FREE ADVICE: The Leather Apparel Association, a nonprofit agency, has produced, "Your Guide to Leather Apparel" for retailers and manufacturers to give customers. The brochure offers shopping tips and guidelines for leather care. The guides are sold in packages of 100 for $15 and, on orders paid before June 30, the association will skip the regular $5 shipping charge.