| Tiffany, Seeking Sparkle, Vaults a Designer to Its Top Ranks
The New York Times, January 19, 2017 Thursday
Reed Krakoff, former Coach mastermind and recent cautionary tale after his much-hyped, self-titled women's wear brand closed in 2015, is back -- and having breakfast at Tiffany's. On Tuesday, Tiffany & Company announced that it was naming Mr. Krakoff to the new post of chief artistic officer, making him the first designer in the heritage jeweler's 180-year history to become part of the company's executive suite. His responsibilities will include jewelry, luxury accessories and all imagery,...