“The big brands are dying because they try to be everything to everyone,” said Syama Meagher, the CEO of Scaling Retail, a global consulting firm.
The ideal women’s shoe size for a foot model is a 6, and that played a part in Sarah Espinoza getting the gig.
A roundup of all the trade shows slated for the second half of 2016.
As part of several management moves, Chris DeMoulin will now helm UBM Americas’ fashion business.
The NPD Group’s Beth Goldstein and Matt Powell discussed how the footwear industry performed this past year.
Trade show giant Advanstar Communications Inc. will soon be speaking with a British accent. Advanstar’s parents on Wednesday agreed to sell the company to UBM plc of the U.K. in a deal valued at $972 million, with the combined platform creating the largest events business in the U.S. The transaction is expected to close