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PVH president Stefan Larsson named new CEO

Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein owner PVH Corp has named its president Stefan Larsson as new CEO, taking over from Manny Chirico who has been in the role since 2006. Larsson joined PVH in June last year in the newly created role of president. In his role he oversaw the company’s branded businesses and regions and reported directly to Chirico....

9 hours ago

Fashion

Dior restarts physical Paris fashion week with a collection for comfort

Dior swaddled its models in cocooning kaftans Tuesday to protect them from an uncertain world, in the first big fashion show staged in virus-hit Paris in nearly seven months. Three hundred masked movers and shakers braved the drizzle to worship at the "cathedral of Dior", as was dubbed the pavilion with stained glass windows the mythic French...

11 hours ago

Retail

Payment by the wave of a hand: Amazon's new biometric system

Amazon on Tuesday unveiled a new biometric payment system using palm recognition, to be made available to rival retailers and also promoted as a replacement for badge entry at stadiums or workplaces. The system called Amazon One was touted as "a fast, convenient, contactless way for people to use their palm to make everyday activities like...

12 hours ago

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