Updates on industry movers and shakers Bows Capsule Collection by Mira Mikati

Wool Knitted Beanie with Icon Patches, $195

New York—Known for her playful motifs on sophisticated ready-to-wear silhouettes, Mira Mikati widens her signature aesthetic … [Read more...]

Haskell Hires Henri Bendel’s Denise Venice as EVP, Creative Director

Denise Venice

New York—Haskell Jewels recently announced the appointment of Denise Venice as executive vice president, creative director … [Read more...]

Reed Krakoff to Debut Limited-Edition Accessories for Kohl’s

Reed Krakoff's style #RK40 in canvas and milled European leather hits a high retail. But his limited edition collection for Kohl's will retail under $129.

Menomonee Falls, WI—Kohl’s pulled a design coup as part of its new strategic direction. The department store today announced a … [Read more...]

AAFA’s Juanita Duggan to Take on New Role as Board Begins CEO Search

Juanita Duggan

Arlington, VA—The American Apparel & Footwear Association today announced that its President/CEO Juanita Duggan will step … [Read more...]

BJI CEO Britton Jones Named 2015 TSNN Awards Industry Icon Honoree

Britton Jones

Atlanta—Britton Jones, president/ceo of Business Journals Inc. (BJI) will be honored Saturday as the Trade Show News Network … [Read more...]

Ross Stores Hires Stein Mart’s Brian Morrow to Head dd’s Discounts


Dublin, CA and Jacksonville, FL—Ross Stores, Inc. announced today that Brian Morrow will join as President and Chief Merchandising … [Read more...]

NYSE Threatens Aeropostale with De-Listing


New York—In another sign that business is still difficult for teen specialty retailers, Aeropostale, Inc. today disclosed that on … [Read more...]

New CEOs Announced at L.L. Bean, DSW

Executive Moves

First 'Outsider' to Serve as CEO at L. L. Bean Freeport, ME—For the first time in its 103-year-old history, L.L. Beach has hired … [Read more...]

Accessories Council’s 19th Annual ACE Awards Gala

Actress Taraji P. Henson  attends 19th Annual Accessories Council ACE Awards.  (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for Accessories Council)

New York—The 19th Annual ACE Awards Gala “Accessories Council Excellence” was held Monday night to an overflow crowd at Cipriani … [Read more...]

Margo Manhattan to Go Live on EVINE TV


New York—Margo Manhattan is a longtime designer and retail legend among the luxury stores that line Madison Avenue. Now the “bold, … [Read more...]

MAD Visionary Awards to Celebrate Victoire de Castellane, Craig Leavitt, Etc.

Coral brooch by de Castellane

New York—They have a vision in design, art and even fashion. And come next Tuesday, Nov. 3, the Museum of Arts and Design's highly … [Read more...]

Chico’s FAS Names Walmart Executive Shelley Broader as New CEO

Shelley Broader

Fort Myers, FL—A top Walmart executive will soon be chief executive at Chico’s FAS. The women’s specialty retailer said Wednesday … [Read more...]