Marcella Wartenbergh is to become the new chief executive of Pepe Jeans Group, taking over from group founder and shareholder Carlos Ortega. She joins from PVH Corp, which owns Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein.
Fresh from the news that fashion flash sales specialist Showcase is opening at the Icon Outlet mall, we've heard that two of the biggest names in the global sportswear sector also set to open there this summer.
Pepe Jeans has signed Dua Lipa as its latest global brand ambassador to breath new life into its denim label. She makes her debut in the firm's new SS19 campaign, and will work with the brand on a series of initiatives.
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. is planning to expand its American Eagle and Aerie brands throughout Europe, signing a multi-year license agreement with AEO EU, a partnership of European brand builders led by Sunil Shah.