Phil Branston has joined independent marketplace Notonthehighstreet as its new chief financial officer. He will be in charge of leading and developing the e-tailer’s finance team with a focus on scaling operations.
The creative driving force of many luxury brands is accessories. We caught up with three great accessories houses during the Paris fashion season to see their latest ideas. One message was clear: break the mold.
Notonthehighstreet has lost its e-commerce director with Ollie Scheers having moved on after spending less than 18 months in the role. The job is now being shared between existing staff and executives.
London’s historic luxury destination Burlington Arcade is being sold to the Reuben brothers for £300m. The arcade has been on the market since last year with estimates at one point that it could fetch over £400m.
Notonthehighstreet, the curated online marketplace, has appointed Barrie Seidenberg as its new chief executive officer, replacing Simon Belsham, who left the business in September for personal reasons.
Department stores are in a huge state of flux. Europeans are opening new flagships in distant lands, even as Americans close shop. Here in Paris, Bon Marché booms by attracting Parisians and deep-pocketed tourists .
Burlington Arcade, considered one of London’s most exclusive shopping destinations, has been put up for sale. The shopping gallery is home to several luxury retailers including Manolo Blahnik, Chanel and La Perla.
Co-ed shows, a celebrity debut and impressive new names are among the big headlines for London Fashion Week Men’s, running January 6-9, as the industry transitions to new gender- and season-neutral business models.