Gap Inc. Shutting Down Piperlime Business

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The Piperlime e-commerce site and the brand’s only store will close by the end of the first quarter.

JCPenney Closes Foundry Stores, Plans Big & Tall Relaunch

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JCPenney will relaunch the Foundry as in-store big & tall departments.

Bread & Butter is Back in Berlin for Spring 2015

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After canceling the January show, Bread & Butter will return to Berlin’s Airport Tempelhof in July.

Joe’s Jeans CEO Marc Crossman Resigns

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President and CEO of Joe’s Jeans, Marc Crossman announced that he will step down from his position, moving into a consulting role for the company.

Bon-Ton CFO Plowman to Retire

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Keith E. Plowman, chief financial officer of The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., will retire in August this year.

Deckers Names Lafitte Chief Operating Officer

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Lafitte, who has been general counsel for Deckers since 2012, replaces the retiring Zohar Ziv.

Vince Camuto Dies After Battle With Cancer

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Camuto, the co-founder of Nine West and his own brand, was 78.

Barbour Names Amanda Ernest Mid-Atlantic Territory Manager

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Barbour Inc. has named Amanda Ernest mid-Atlantic territory manager, responsible for seasonal sales goals and strategies in the region.

Gucci Promotes Alessandro Michele to Creative Director

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Alessandro Michele replaces Frida Giannini, whose departure was announced in December.

Tommy Hilfiger Opens Digital Showroom in Amsterdam

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Tommy Hilfiger opened a digital showroom at its Amsterdam headquarters and announced plans to roll out the concept in other markets.