Jane Elfers, the former president and ceo of Lord & Taylor, will take the reins Jan. 4 at Children's Place.
— Dec 11, 2009
Mary Hamrah, who transformed a small shop for children’s clothing into a luxury designer emporium, died of heart failure at her New Jersey home on Sunday.
— Dec 9, 2009
Frédéric de Narp tapped for top slot at Harry Winston; Thomas J. O'Neill will step down from his role as president and ceo.
— Dec 4, 2009
José Carlos Gonzalez-Hurtado, will take the new post of Chief Commercial Officer.
— Nov 26, 2009
Thomas Pink, like many brands in the LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton portfolio, is viewing the recession as a chance to boost market share and increase sales.
— Nov 20, 2009
Mike Cohen, who resigned earlier this week as president of Oxxford Clothes, has been named president of Hickey Freeman.
— Nov 19, 2009
Joel Clark Orenstein, who has held executive posts at companies such as Halston, Oscar de la Renta and Federated Department Stores, starts his own firm.
— Nov 18, 2009
Joan Weinstein, who brought high fashion to Chicago with her Oak Street boutique Ultimo, died in Miami last weekend, her family said.
— Nov 17, 2009
Kurt Barnard, an economist and consultant who specialized for more than 40 years in retailing, manufacturing and consumer behavior, died Nov. 7. He was 82.
— Nov 13, 2009
Gala raised $440,000 for AIDS awareness and research.
— Nov 11, 2009
Former Wal-Mart ceo Lee Scott takes job at Solamere Capital, an investment firm cofounded by the son of Mitt Romney.
— Nov 11, 2009
Jim Edelman, director, senior buyer of tailored clothing for Macy’s, died Wednesday at his home in Manhattan. He was 68.
— Nov 5, 2009