Retailer Superdry has announced the appointment of Georgina Harvey and Faisal Galaria to its board as non-executive directors. Harvey is also set to become chairman of the remuneration committee.
Shop Direct has appointed Boots’ Guy Farmer as group trading director, effective from September.
Marks & Spencer’s managing director of clothing and home, Jill McDonald, is leaving the retailer.
Public Desire has appointed former senior buyer at Asos, Fiona Brown, as head of buying for apparel and footwear.
Mike Ashley’s head of retail, Karen Byers, has resigned from Sports Direct after 28 years.
Ray Clacher today stepped down from his role as executive vice-president at Hong Kong fashion group Trinity, which owns menswear brands Kent & Curwen, Gieves & Hawkes and Cerruti 1881, Drapers
Sharon Jones has joined Danish womenswear retailer Masai Clothing Company as head of sales UK and Ireland, after six years at premium womenswear brand Luisa Cerano.
The path from small start-up to fully fledged fashion empire can be a treacherous one, but there are ways to avoid the pitfalls that come with scaling up.
In a competitive market, what can retailers and fashion businesses do to recruit and nurture the next generation of talented technology professionals?
Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the Drapers 30 Under 30 project recognises the wealth of young talent working in the UK fashion industry.