American Apparel workers reported to the company’s Los Angeles factory Monday to pick up their final checks.
Gobbetti will join the company on Jan. 27, as executive chairman, Asia-Pacific and Middle East until July 4, when he will become ceo.
The fashion designer’s hat collection will be shown in Stockholm in February.
Firm reiterated that it intended to back Men’s Wearhouse’s nominees, Arthur Reiner and John Bowlin, for election to the Bank board.
The $1.3 billion vertically structured dyed fabric and shirt supplier works with such retailers as Macy’s, J.C. Penney, Lands’ End and Brooks Brothers.
The sprawling 375,000-square-foot hub of The New School, will officially open its doors Thursday on the university’s Greenwich Village campus.