The family fashion retailer has promoted Ouarda Ech-Chykry, who has risen through the ranks at Kiabi, to the head of its French subsidiary, following the departure of Florian Dinel, who had held the post since 2019.
The Atelier de Création et Production, founded in 1987 in Paris by Jean Touitou, is looking for buyers according to the weekly Challenges. The mandate has been given to the investment bank Rothschild & Co.
The headlines about Footasylum recently may have largely been about its failed purchase by JD Sports. But under the new ownership of Aurelius, it has opened its first store since 2021 and has been performing strongly.
VF Corp announced on Monday that chairman, president and chief executive officer Steve Rendle will retire and named its lead independent director Benno Dorer as interim chief executive, effective immediately.
The Dutch label has picked new CEO Matteo Franceschini from within Italian fashion group OTB, owner of Viktor & Rolf. He succeeds Andrea Collesei, who will instead concentrate on Jil Sander, another label owned by OTB.