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Sergio Bucher, Thea Bregazzi and Justin Thornton'Studio by Preen' launch, London, UK - 04 Apr 2018

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Sergio Bucher Steps Down as Debenhams CEO After Refinancing

A search for his successor has begun, and that person will likely be a turnaround expert.

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ON STAFF: No More ‘Pretty Woman’ Moments in Retail

Some luxury brands are moving away from the traditional commission model for sales executives.

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Xavier Romatet Takes Over Institut Français de la Mode

The former head of Condé Nast France, who exited the company in March 2018, has been named general manager of the Institut Français de la Mode.

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Looks from the Fall 2019 Karl Lagerfeld collection.

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Karl Lagerfeld Appoints Sales Director to Oversee Wholesale

Nicolette Veendorp joins from Compagnie Financière Richemont, where she was wholesale commercial director for Chloé and See by Chloé.

clock April 16, 2019Joelle Diderich

Ted Baker store in Kerry Center, Shanghai

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Ted Baker Confirms Lindsay Page as CEO, Concludes Ray Kelvin Probe

Page had been acting as interim chief executive officer after founder Ray Kelvin left following harassment allegations.

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Ferdinando Verderi

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Vogue Italia Taps Ferdinando Verderi as Creative Director

Verderi’s first issue of the magazine will bow in July.

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Laetitia Hirschy, director of marketing and communications for Zenith North America

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Zenith Watches Taps Laetitia Hirschy

The position is a first for the Swiss watch brand in the North American market.

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Laure Hériard Dubreuil the founder, creative director and former ceo of The Webster.

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EXCLUSIVE: The Webster Promotes Malecaze to CEO, Names Jaspar to New Role

Laurent Malecaze and Stephane Jaspar, the new chief brand officer, will report directly to founder Laure Hériard Dubreuil.

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Career Lessons From an Amazon ‘Talent Scout’

Cheya Thousand made an impact in the storefronts of Macy’s, Victoria’s Secret, Nike and Gap before segueing into human resources at Amazon.

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Kering CEO Sees Pay Leap as Long-term Variable Scheme Reaches Maturity

François-Henri Pinault’s pay from the long-term, variable plan will be taxed by around 50 percent; he will invest the funds in Kering shares.

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J.C. Penney

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Bill Wafford Joins J.C. Penney as Latest CFO

The exec joins the struggling retailer from The Vitamin Shoppe.

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Sunny Jain has been named president of beauty and personal care at Unilever.

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Sunny Jain Named Head of Beauty, Personal Care at Unilever

Jain joins from Amazon, and will take over Alan Jope’s former role as head of one of Unilever’s largest divisions.

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An image from Boden's Spring/Summer 2019 campaign.

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Boden Names Shaun Perkinson as CTO, a New Role

The London-based brand has been honing its digital platform and prioritizing customer personalization services.

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Tory Burch and Pierre-Yves Roussel

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On Staff: Great Profit Chart, but Did You Do the Dishes?

Fashion couples who mix business with pleasure, and whether it’s ever a good idea.

clock March 25, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

Jeff Press

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Luxury Optical Holdings Promotes Jeff Press to Chief Creative Officer

Press will oversee design and creative for Robert Marc NYC and Morgenthal Frederics

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