Ann Iverson leaves Ashley
- Ashley said close to naming Ann Iverson chief executive. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;6/13/1995, Vol. 169 Issue 113, p19
Reports that Laura Ashley Holdings PLC is about to appoint Ann Iverson as its new chief executive. Iverson as president and chief executive of American toy retailer Kay-Bee Toy & Hobby Stores, a unit of Melville Corp.
- Don't say it with flowers. Grose, Thomas K. // Time International (South Pacific Edition);04/14/97, Issue 15, p52
Focuses on the new management at Laura Ashley as hope for the future of the company. The role of Ann Iverson, an American, in cutting costs, improving marketing and reorganizing management; The history of the company beginning with Laura and Bernard Ashley; Their success and her death;...
- Iverson confirmed as Ashley CEO. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;6/15/1995, Vol. 169 Issue 115, p3
Reports that Ann Iverson was named chief executive officer (CEO) of Laura Ashley Holdings PLC. Jim Maxmin as predecessor; Company founder Sir Bernard Ashley's reiteration that he has no interest in selling his stake; Iverson's retail experience in the United States and the United Kingdom.
- Review. // Campaign;11/21/97, Issue 47, p5
Discloses that Laura Ashley group chief executive Ann Iverson has been ousted after the board decided her recovery program for the company had failed. Iverson's replacement; Company's financial status in September 1997.
- Ashley dismisses Iverson, promotes Hoare to CEO. Fallon, James // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/19/1997, Vol. 174 Issue 97, p9
Reports that Laura Ashley Holdings PLC has fired its chief executive Ann Iverson and has named David Hoare as her successor. Reasons for the dismissal; Decline in the value of stocks of the company; Marketing strategy of Iverson.
- Frock horror. Senter, Al // Director (00123242);Mar1998, Vol. 51 Issue 8, p44
Focuses on the fluctuating business of retailer Laura Ashley. Details on the overstock at Laura Ashley's stores; Details on the economic situation of the company; How the company can overcome its economic situation; Company's announcement to leave the manufacturing industry; Reference made to...
- Basha Cohen to join Ashley. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;12/28/1995, Vol. 170 Issue 176, p2
Reports that Basha Cohen has been named director of design and buying at Laura Ashley on January 1, 1996. Former place of employment.
- Laura Ashley: Back to the future. Fallon, James // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;12/21/1994, Vol. 168 Issue 120, p7
Reports on British women's apparel and home furnishings company Laura Ashley's renewed focus on the quaint, quirky British romantic style of clothing that made it famous. Growing emphasis on home furnishings; Resignation of chief designer Eric Bremner; Company reorganization; Updated...
- Laura Ashley restructure plan will shut about 40 U.S. stores. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;2/7/1995, Vol. 169 Issue 25, p4
Reports on Laura Ashley Holdings PLC's decision to close some of its stores in the United States and shift merchandising and marketing to the United Kingdom. Laura Ashley's restructuring plans; Retention of the headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts.