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LVMH names Guillaume Mott as new Sephora CEO

LVMH-owned French beauty giant Sephora has appointed Guillaume Mott as its new president and chief executive officer. It marks a return to the company for Mott, who spent three years as president and CEO of Sephora’s Europe and Middle East business before exiting in May 2021 to take on the role of deputy CEO of LVMH Fashion Group. “I am...

25 Nov 2022

Fashion

Adidas to investigate Kanye West misconduct to employees

When Adidas severed its contract and ties with Yeezy in October, the anti-semitic views expressed by Kanye West, now known as Ye, was not the first time the musician and entrepreneur’s behaviour caused offence. An open letter written by several employees addressed to Adidas’ CEO and management titled, “The Truth About Yeezy: A Call to Action for...

25 Nov 2022

Fashion

Missoma and Central St Martins join forces to tackle jewellery waste

London-based jewellery brand Missoma and art school Central St Martins are partnering to repurpose and break down deadstock jewellery and waste metals, upcycling them into new designs. Missoma said the initiative, called The Deadstock Project, was launched to support its fashion circularity ambition, with more projects to extend product...

25 Nov 2022

People

Mothercare reports drop in profit, appoints new CEO

British maternity and childrenswear specialist Mothercare has named Daniel Le Vesconte as its new chief executive as its profits slumped in its most recent half-year results. The company’s profit narrowed to 0.4 million pounds in the six months to September 25, down from 3.6 million pounds a year earlier. That came as international retail sales...

25 Nov 2022

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