Asda targets Fat Face chief Evans as next boss of clothing brand George | Business News

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Asda has approached the boss of Fat Face, the high street fashion brand, about taking the helm at George, its clothing arm, as the supermarket chain’s new owners orchestrate a leadership overhaul.Sky News has learnt that Liz Evans, who has run Fat Face since 2018, is a leading candidate to become the next chief executive … Read more

Mickey Drexler, Former Gap and J.Crew Boss, Is Running a Fashion Brand Again

Mickey Drexler, Former Gap and J.Crew Boss, Is Running a Fashion Brand Again

At an age when most people retire, Mickey Drexler is starting a new job. The former Gap Inc. and J.Crew Group boss is taking over as chief executive officer of Alex Mill, a clothing brand his son started. Mr. Drexler made Gap T-shirts and khakis cool in the 1990s and spearheaded a turnaround at J.Crew. … Read more

Burberry boss returns to Italy to lead rival Ferragamo

Burberry boss returns to Italy to lead rival Ferragamo

Burberry market value up by a third under GobbettiBritish brand has begun search for successorBurberry shares down 7.7%, Ferragamo down 1.5%June 28 (Reuters) – Burberry (BRBY.L) boss Marco Gobbetti is leaving the company to return home and take the helm of Italian luxury goods group Ferragamo (SFER.MI), casting a pall over the British fashion brand’s … Read more

Factory boss defiant as sanctions bite in China’s Xinjiang

A worker packages spools of cotton yarn at a Huafu Fashion plant, as seen during a government organized trip for foreign journalists, in Aksu in western China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Tuesday, April 20, 2021. A backlash against reports of forced labor and other abuses of the largely Muslim Uyghur ethnic group in Xinjiang is taking a toll on China’s cotton industry, but it’s unclear if the pressure will compel the government or companies to change their ways. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

AKSU, China (AP) — A backlash against reports of forced labor and other abuses of the largely Muslim Uyghur ethnic group in Xinjiang is taking a toll on China’s cotton industry, but it’s unclear if the pressure will compel the government or companies to change their ways. Li Qiang, general manager of the Huafu Fashion … Read more