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Andrew Jennings

Andrew Jennings Tapped for Hema Board

Andrew Jennings has landed another gig — chairman of the supervisory board of Hema, the European chain owned by the British investment firm Lion Capital.

Maria Luisa Poumaillou

Maria Luisa Poumaillou, French Retailer, Dies

According to sources, Poumaillou had been battling cancer for years, and had recently been hospitalized after a relapse.

Lilly Pulitzer, Target

Target, Lilly Pulitzer Collaboration Gets App

Target has created its first-ever app to promote its upcoming collaboration with Lilly Pulitzer.

Desigual Loses Employees in Germanwings Tragedy

Robert Oliver Calvo was one of three Americans killed in the crash. He was on the flight from Barcelona to Düsseldorf along with coworker Laura Altamira.

Joe Mimran

Joe Mimran to Exit Joe Fresh

Joe Mimran is exiting Joe Fresh, the company he founded nine years ago, putting Mario Grauso, the president of the brand, in charge of the design team on top of his other responsibilities.

Steve Sadove

Stephen I. Sadove Talks Top Retail Disruptors

Stephen I. Sadove, cofounder and head of Traub Accelerator, spoke at a presentation sponsored by CIT at the Sofitel Hotel.

Walter Salmon

Walter J. Salmon Dies at Age 84

The Harvard Business School professor and retail expert passed away after complications from a stroke.

Myer Shares Dive on Management Shakeup

Australia's biggest department store chain is promoting Richard Umbers, the company’s chief information and supply chain officer, to the post of CEO to replace Bernie Brooks.

Sidney Toledano, Eva Mendes and Henry Segerstrom

Executives Remember Henry Segerstrom

Retail and fashion executives fondly recall the visionary developer.