Inditex has switched its clothes factories in Spain over to making medical supplies and its logistics hub has almost ground to a halt, effectively freezing the nerve centre of its business from which it supplies stores.
Zara continues to be the group’s largest brand, while Stradivarius and Uterqüe are the fastest-growing formats. FashionNetwork.com takes an in depth look at brand performance and Inditex’s long-term vision.
Marcella Wartenbergh is to become the new chief executive of Pepe Jeans Group, taking over from group founder and shareholder Carlos Ortega. She joins from PVH Corp, which owns Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein.
CEO of Inditex Pablo Isla announced the Spanish apparel giant's major objectives for 2020 in Milan on Tuesday, highlighting sustainability, RFID development and the global expansion of the company's online services.
With its strategic comeback in full swing, the Kering-owned luxury brand will see its marketing director, Lisa Pomerantz, depart this month, coinciding with the arrival of new creative director, Daniel Lee.