The CFDA announced that singer, songwriter, producer and designer Pharrell Williams will receive the annual Fashion Icon Award in June at the organization’s 2015 Fashion Awards.
American Express is launching a loyalty program called Plenti with a diverse group of retailers and companies, including Macy’s, AT&T, ExxonMobil, Nationwide Insurance, Rite Aid drugstores, Direct Energy and Hulu.
New York-based tailored clothing and shirt brand Seize sur Vingt opens a store in Moscow, Russia tomorrow, its first store outside the U.S. and third overall.
LIM College, the New York-based fashion business school, is launching a master’s degree program in global fashion supply chain management this fall.
Powers, who joined Deckers in 2012 as president of the company’s direct to consumer business, was most recently president of its omni-channel division.
Hampshire Group has named William Drozdowsk as its interim chief financial officer through an agreement with consulting firm GRL Capital Advisors.
Three of the four CFDA Menswear Award nominees, including last year’s winner Public School, were nominated in 2014.
Blackstone Real Estate Partners will acquire the 110-story Willis Tower for a reported $1.3 billion.