The North Face appoints new EMEA boss Subscription
VF Corporation has appointed Jan Van Leeuwen as vice president, general manager of The North Face, EMEA.
New fashion directors hired at Moda OperandiSubscription
Luxury online retailer Moda Operandi has appointed Lisa Aiken as women’s fashion director and Josh Peskowitz as men’s fashion director.
Debenhams appoints new property director Subscription
Debenhams has appointed Clive Bentley as property director.
Debenhams has appointed Marcus Rigg as head of menswear design.
John Lewis & Partners, which owns John Lewis and Waitrose, has begun searching for a successor to its longstanding chairman, Sir Charlie Mayfield.
Exclusive: head of USC departsSubscription
The head of Sports Direct-owned fascia USC, Adam Barton, has left the retailer, Drapers understands.
Retail and digital MD to leave DebenhamsSubscription
Debenhams managing director of retail, digital, food and events, Ross Clemmow, will leave the company at the end of January 2019, Drapers understands.
Mothercare culls 200 head office jobsSubscription
Mothercare is set to axe around 200 roles from its head office in Watford as part of a restructure that will help it to achieve its £19m cost-saving target.
Departures at FitFlopSubscription
There have been a number of departures at footwear brand FitFlop, Drapers has learned.
Giles Deacon joins Aspinal as design director Subscription
Aspinal of London has appointed Giles Deacon as its new design director.
Alexachung appoints head of ecommerceSubscription
Alexachung has appointed Chuan Huang as head of ecommerce.
Redundancies loom at Karen MillenSubscription
Karen Millen has put at least 100 head office roles into consultation.
Timberland has appointed London designer Christopher Raeburn as its new global creative director.
Asos appoints new CFO Subscription
Asos has appointed former Britvic CFO Mathew Dunn to the role of chief financial officer.
New CEO at SmythsonSubscription
Smythson has named Xavier Rougeaux as its new CEO, effective immediately.
Frugi appoints new chairSubscription
Julia Reynolds has been appointed chair of Frugi, the sustainable clothing brand for children and new mothers.
British Footwear Association CEO to step down Subscription
The chief executive of the British Footwear Association, John Saunders, is stepping down from his role.
New CEO at GanniSubscription
Ganni has announced Andrea Baldo as its new CEO, as of 22 October.
JD Sports CFO to step downSubscription
JD Sports has announced that chief financial officer, Brian Small, is retiring after 15 years at the business.
Exclusive: Missguided technology chief to exitSubscription
John Allen, chief technology officer at Missguided, is leaving the business to join womenswear etailer Nobody’s Child as chief executive, Drapers can reveal.