Johanna Lightfoot has joined UK fashion chain Topshop as its new head of merchandising, moving from Ralph Lauren, which she only joined last year. She becomes the latest in a series of luxury sector hires.
American fashion brand Aeropostale is betting big on the Indian market and focusing on the youth segment to drive sales in the coming years. The company is planning to open 15 stores during the current financial year.
Arvind Lifestyle Brands Limited which owns the India rights for American casual fashion brand Gap is planning to expand the store count for Gap in India and is likely to add 4 exclusive brand outlets this year.