Designers, including burkini creator Aheda Zanetti, are puzzled over the recent backlash.
Angelides, who starts Oct. 6, will report directly to Michael Jeffries, A&F’s chief executive officer.
New figures show retailers have every reason to be concerned, especially those in the jewelry, watch and luxury goods market.
Upon arriving, the actress made a beeline to designers Humberto Leon and Carol Lim.
On Monday night, the actress was in the Upper East Side of Manhattan at the opening of the renovated store on Madison Avenue.
The Chinese Web giant is making its first go at the U.S. consumer with a multicategory e-commerce destination that is launching in consumer beta mode today.
The designer mentioned the myriad of friends and insiders who influenced him during a Q&A with Valerie Steele on Tuesday.