Ralph Lauren to be knighted Subscription
Ralph Lauren is to become the first US designer to receive an honorary knighthood for services to fashion.
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.
The John Lewis Partnership, 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.