Seraphine has found a big-hitter to take up its chief financial officer post with the company on Wednesday announcing that Lee Williams, formerly of now-privatised French Connection and of ASOS has taken the role.
Figures on Wednesday revealed that despite general trends showing UK consumers shunning busy shopping destinations, London West End footfall was higher on Tuesday than it had been exactly a week earlier.
Speculation has resurfaced that THG (formerly The Hut Group) could be taken private again by its founder with the firm’s battered share price rising as investors buy in hopes of a privately-backed buyout.
M&S has sent out a further signal about its focus on digital with the news that it has added a key new role in its Digital & Data team. Krista Nordlund is its new chief digital product officer and joins in the New Year.
When billionaire singer Rihanna posed for an ad campaign by luxury shoemaker Manolo Blahnik, she also made a star out of the little-known Vietnamese designer who made the oversized white shirt she posed in.