There’s been a recent string of high-level appointments at the luxury retailer.
Some merchants are eager to visit Florence while others are still holding back.
Bob Kupbens, NMG’s chief product and technology officer, says omnichannel luxury is challenging to execute but his company has a huge opportunity to engage customers in really different ways.
Investors include “Black Panther” actor Winston Duke, former Refinery29 president Amy Emmerich, two former Glossier execs and venture capital firm Hannah Grey.
Aiken will be based in New York and will be working to build vendor partnerships and exclusives.
NMG cites its acquisition of Stylyze Inc. personalization platform as an indication that it’s rebounding and in a position to invest in further technology capabilities.
The virtual summit on June 16 and 17 will offer key insights into technology’s role in retail, post-pandemic.
The capsule of mesh ready-to-wear for Neiman Marcus marks Sui’s first limited-edition capsule outside of her runway collections.
The luxury omnichannel retailer’s report details a Q3 rebound in sales that challenges speculation on the state of its business since emerging from bankruptcy last September.
Lingerie and other innerwear is making its way to select retailers in Europe and the U.K. for spring 2022.
Gensler, who led the Commodity Futures Trading Commission after the subprime mortgage crisis, is expected to be a watchful eye over retail.