The Portuguese fashion and accessories company announced the appointment of Jesús Salceda as the new head of IT and data science. The executive has worked for companies such as Clarks and Inditex throughout his career.
Improving customer satisfaction while also cutting environmental waste looks like a win-win for any retailer. To meet those dual goals, footwear giant Clarks has signed Israeli circular economy tech start-up OtailO.
Clarks has a new CEO with the UK footwear firm appointing Jonathan ‘Jon’ Ram, who will take up the post next month. It's perhaps significant that much of his experience has been with casual and sports-focused brands.
The Princes Mead Shopping Centre in Farnborough, Hampshire, is up for sale at a discounted price tag of £17 million, according to Property Week. In 2011, Knight Frank Investors bought the centre for £26.3 million.
Clarks has introduced two new names in its top hierarchy. In addition to a new CIO, the British footwear brand has recently hired New Balance’s former head of Europe to take charge of its business in the continent.
Footwear giant Clarks has made a new hire, adding an exec from La Perla to its team. Simon Clarke has taken on the role as chief information officer, a title he also held at the luxury lingerie specialist.
Clarks has negotiated a deal to end an eight-week strike at its warehouse in Somerset. The UK footwear manufacturer/retailer has settled a dispute with around 100 workers over a controversial ‘fire and rehire’ plan.