Appointments

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    Vivarte: Richard Simonin new CEO

    Richard Simonin replaces Marc Lelandais as CEO of Vivarte. The new Board of Directors now includes Christian Pimont, Donald Bryden and Kevin Lennon.

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    Haglöfs has a new CEO

    Peter Fabrin (ex-The Original Group) has been named CEO of the Swedish outdoor brand Haglöfs.

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    Stockmann posts Q3 operating loss, names new CEO

    Finnish fashion and department store group Stockmann on Wednesday appointed a new Chief Executive after posting another quarterly loss due to slow demand in Finland and a weak Russian...

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    Gucci reorganizes in China

    Kering-owned, Italian brand Gucci has named Merinda Yeung head of its Chinese operations, while Thierry Pichon, General Manager of Gucci in Hong Kong, sees his responsibilities extended...

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    Timberland sees former president join Aldo

    Patrik Frisk was named president of Timberland in September 2011, when the company was acquired by VF Corp. Replaced earlier this month by Whitney Stewart, he has announced his departure...

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    Luxottica acquires some new managers

    President and founder of Italian eyewear brand Luxottica, Leonardo del Vecchio, has submitted Adil Mehboob-Khan as a candidate for co-CEO.

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    Crocs reviews management

    Following the announcement in July of a restructuring plan involving store closures and job cuts, Crocs is reviewing its management teams, especially in China and the Americas.

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    Brioni: Gianluca Flore new CEO

    The Kering group has nominated Gianluca Flore as the new CEO of the luxury menswear label it acquired in 2011. Previously at Bottega Veneta, the Italian executive succeeds Francesco Pesci.

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    Bottega Veneta: Carlo Alberto Beretta new CEO

    The designer label owned by Italian luxury group Kering has appointed Carlo Alberto Beretta, the Italian director specialised in retail from the Ermenegildo Zegna group, as its new CEO.

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    Hollister to welcome a new President

    Abercrombie & Fitch has named Fran Horowitz Brand President of Hollister. Ms. Horowitz most recently served as the President of Ann Taylor Loft, a division of Ann Inc., specialised in...