LONDON — As part of an editorial and marketing strategy shift, Harrods has created the new position of editor in chief, and tapped Tiffanie Darke for the role. Harrods said the move signals a new direction, and the plan is to bring its editorial platforms together in one team.
Darke joins Harrods from A+E Networks in New York, where she served as editor in chief of its History, Biography and A&E channels. Prior to her move to New York, Darke was head of the branded content studio Method for News U.K., which publishes The Times of London and The Sun, among other publications.
Exclusive: @tommyhilfiger has tapped 22-year-old actress @zendaya to be his newest collaborator and together they will launch a see-now-buy-now collection in February. Speaking to WWD about the project, the Spider-Man actress said: “Fashion is more than just wearing cool clothes. It’s a way to celebrate self-expression and individuality, which is extremely empowering. This is why I am proud to partner with Tommy Hilfiger.” Tap the link in bio for the full scoop. #TommyXZendaya #wwdfashion
Fashion is facing a blistering pace of technology, a complex economic backdrop, and shifting social mores, priorities, and lifestyles. WWD's annual CEO summit on Oct. 30 and 31, will be the meeting place for some of the sharpest minds in the business who will address how these forces affect a consumer. Speakers this year include Antoine Arnault, Virgil Abloh, Gabriela Hearst, and Olivier Rousteing. Tap the link in our bio to find out more. #wwdceosummit