Gap Inc.'s incoming CEO, Abe Peck, is wasting no time putting his own stamp on the company, naming new presidents for the Gap and Banana Republic brands.
Banana Republic in late August will extend its digital reach as part of a select group of brands partnering with Instagram on paid advertising — a first-time amplification for the brand on the platform.
Banana Republic has named fashion designer Marissa Webb as creative director and executive VP of design, effective April 28.
Banana Republic is releasing an omni-channel spring 2014 marketing campaign called “True Outfitters” in March 2014.
Gap said Wednesday it will advance its expansion in Latin America with new store openings in Chile in October, and will introduce Gap and Banana Republic stores to Panama and Colombia in 2012.
Gap has opened its first Banana Republic store in Russia, in Moscow's AfiMall City.
Gap announced Monday that it will open its first Banana Republic store in France in Paris in early December.
Gap reported Thursday that profit for the quarter ended July 30 dropped 19% to $189 million, compared with $234 million in the year-ago period.
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