Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.
An increasing consumer desire for immediacy is expected to keep the pressure on designers to deliver quickly.
Italy’s network of local manufacturers are jeopardized by solid competition from the U.S. and China, and growing markets such as Turkey and Bangladesh.
She will be responsible for Seven For All Mankind, Splendid and Ella Moss.
Chandler has served on the Milliken board for 14 years and as its chairman for the past five years.
Most of the island nation’s apparel factories are located in the north, while the storm’s major impact was on the western tip.
The New Jersey-based company will grow its offering with three new licensing deals.
Denim made with Coolmax EcoMade is breathable and moisture wicking, and made primarily from recycled plastic bottles.
A combination of French haute couture houses, young London-based designers such as Molly Goddard, retailers including Harrods and students were among the visitors.