Geoffroy van Raemdonck, the new chief executive officer of Neiman Marcus Group, says the luxury retailer is recovering, that he’s building a growth plan with a “bolder innovation agenda” and that liquidity levels are more than ample.
“Now that I’m here, my optimism has only grown,” said van Raemdonck on Friday during his first conference call for Neiman’s, which occurred just after the retailer’s fiscal second-quarter results were released. Van Raemdonck succeeded Karen Katz as ceo on Feb. 12.
“I’m looking forward to jumping into the creative process and exploring fashion through a different lens,” said actor Michael B. Jordan exclusively to WWD about becoming the first face of @coach ‘s men’s business. Not only will the actor appear in its global ad campaigns, but he will also create a capsule with designer Stuart Vevers. Tap the link in our bio to learn more. #wwdfashion
“The name of the show is GP — giant pockets,” said Karl Lagerfeld pre-show, in his backstage meeting room at @Fendi to Bridget Foley. @Bellahadid was one of the many famous faces who graced the catwalk including @Gigihadid, @Adwoaaboah, and yes, even @Kendalljenner. #wwdfashion
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“We are obsessed with Fendi and we want to share this obsession,” said CEO Serge Brunschwig to WWD. @Fendi will be releasing a new capsule collection Oct. 16 centered around the Fendi/Fila logo created by Instagram artist @Hey_reilly. Further proving the logo trend isn’t going anywhere. Link in our bio for more details. #wwdfashion