Dollar Shave Club has made a series of veteran executive hires that round out its digital, tech, user experience design and strategy teams. The Marina del Rey, CA-based company has expanded its workforce 25% this year.
Kohl's tapped 30-year retail veteran Doug Howe as new chief merchandising officer. He will lead a transformation strategy for all merch functions including buying, planning, product design and development, and sourcing.
The virtual fitting room solution announced on Monday that it has appointed industry veteran Carmen Ayala as vice president of sales, tasked introducing the platform to new designers and fashion brands.
Deckers has named William L. McComb, former CEO of Liz Claiborne, Inc., to its Board of Directors, hoping to tap his experience leading e-commerce and omni-channel initiatives, and turning retail brands around.
Johanna Lightfoot has joined UK fashion chain Topshop as its new head of merchandising, moving from Ralph Lauren, which she only joined last year. She becomes the latest in a series of luxury sector hires.
Swiss group Richemont, owner of the Cartier, Piaget and Chloé brands, among others, and the third largest luxury group in the world, has reworked the management of its watch brands Jaeger-LeCoultre and Baume & Mercier.
Wacoal Holdings Corporation has announced that Yoshikata Tsukamoto will become the business’ Representative Director and Chairman and Hironobu Yasuhara will become the Representative Director and President.
Coty has named Esra Erkal-Paler as chief global corporate affairs officer and executive committee member, a newly-created position in which she will lead communications strategy and responsible growth.