Metro has appointed Philippe Palazzi as its new chief operating officer, replacing Pieter Boone, who was responsible for the Russia business that prompted the German retailer to cut its guidance last month.
Snapchat-owner Snap Inc said Tim Stone, an Amazon.com Inc veteran who had led the integration of the online retailer’s $13.7-billion Whole Foods acquisition, would replace Andrew Vollero as chief financial officer.
The maternity apparel company has sent a letter to its stockholders ahead of its annual meeting, urging them to vote for the company’s incumbent Board of Directors in opposition to the nominees of a dissident group.
Dollar Shave Club has made a series of veteran executive hires that round out its digital, tech, user experience design and strategy teams. The Marina del Rey, CA-based company has expanded its workforce 25% this year.
Kohl's tapped 30-year retail veteran Doug Howe as new chief merchandising officer. He will lead a transformation strategy for all merch functions including buying, planning, product design and development, and sourcing.
The virtual fitting room solution announced on Monday that it has appointed industry veteran Carmen Ayala as vice president of sales, tasked introducing the platform to new designers and fashion brands.
Deckers has named William L. McComb, former CEO of Liz Claiborne, Inc., to its Board of Directors, hoping to tap his experience leading e-commerce and omni-channel initiatives, and turning retail brands around.
Johanna Lightfoot has joined UK fashion chain Topshop as its new head of merchandising, moving from Ralph Lauren, which she only joined last year. She becomes the latest in a series of luxury sector hires.