Aeropostale has realigned responsibilities within the company. Mary Jo Pile was promoted to Executive VP Customer Engagement, President Michael Cunningham will expand his role and Marc Miller will be the new Chief Financial Officer.
Pierre Hardy has just opened his first US store in New York City, located at 30 Jane Street in the West Village. To celebrate the opening, Pierre Hardy designed a special sandal with leather strips that evoke the scintillating mirror effect of skyscrapers.
After witnessing a decline in growth for the last two years due to the global financial crisis, US and EU handbag markets can expect to grow again in the coming years as a result of huge export demand from countries like China and India.
British retailer John Lewis said sales at its department stores in the week to Saturday were 7 percent up on a year ago, although they dipped slightly from the previous week's record as snow kept some shoppers at home.