Management:

+++ Scott Roe, who resigned as chief financial officer of VF Corp. a few days ago, after spending 25 years with the group, will become on June 1 the CFO of Tapestry, parent company of Coach, Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman

+++ Peter Sjölander, who led Helly Hansen from 2007 to 2015, has become the chairman of Superdry, taking the place of Peter Williams

 

Legal & Institutional:

+++ The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has started discussing a proposal, made by its president, Thomas Bach, to add the word “together” after an hyphen to the Olympic motto “faster, higher, stronger,” which would therefore read, in its English version, “faster, higher, stronger – together”

 

 

Product:

+++ Nike is putting out a new version of the Air Carnivore sneaker in collaboration with Comme des Garçons, the Japanese cult fashion label

+++ Babolat, in partnership with Rafael Nadal and Kia, has introduced a limited-edition tennis bag whose artwork was designed by the children who receive help from the Rafael Nadal Foundation

 

Marketing:

+++ TaylorMade Golf has announced Ladies European Tour player Annabel Dimmock as a new staff player

+++ New Balance has signed up Eberechi Eze, the 22-year-old footballer who plays with England U21 and Crystal Palace, to its athlete roster

+++ Orca has added elite international triathletes Bart Aernouts (Belgium), Justus Nieschlag (Germany), Jodie Stimpson (U.K.) and Sarah True (U.S.) to its team of brand ambassadors