People in the News

10/30/2014 - 12:20

The Bill Blass brand is in for a breath of fresh air with the arrival of celebrated designer Chris Benz as new creative director.

10/29/2014 - 15:37

Former Toys “R” Us president Neil Friedman has joined toy manufacturer Alex Brands as president and CEO.

10/29/2014 - 10:39

IKEA has appointed Stefan Sjöstrand president of its Canadian organization after he has previously served as SVP, IKEA France.

10/28/2014 - 15:11

Tria Beauty, a maker of at-home beauty devices, has named Peter Wyles as the company's president and CEO.

10/28/2014 - 14:16

Micaela Erlanger, a stylist to the stars and a self-proclaimed "vintage-a-holic, and glamour girl," has joined the Maidenform brand as an ambassador and spokesperson through March 2015.

10/27/2014 - 16:55

Fisher-Price, Inc., has partnered with a global pop star mom and a philanthropist Shakira and the Barefoot Foundation to create a web series for moms and co-develop a new line of Babygear and toys.

10/27/2014 - 12:32

Cowen Group, Inc. has designated Oliver Chen as a Managing Director in the company’s Equity Research department focused on key retail sectors.

10/24/2014 - 15:18

The board of directors of Avery Dennison Corporation has elected Mitchell R. Butier as president and chief operating officer, effective November 1.

10/24/2014 - 15:11

3D Systems Corporation appointed Peter Theran as vp consumer retail to lead the expansion of the company's consumer products into new retail markets.

10/23/2014 - 12:53

Walmart SVP of creative Andy Murray unveiled a new shopper marketing framework in which the retailer envisions a 17 point “retail moment of truth” customer journey at the Path to Purchase Institute’s annual Shopper Marketing Conference & Expo in Minneapolis.