• Suzanne McKenna will join as Chief Range and Sustainability Officer from 1 April 2022
• Jason Morgan to start as Chief Operating Officer (COO) from 15 April 2022
Dusseldorf, 22 March 2022 – Today, management of Canda International, a subsidiary of C&A Europe, has informed its social partners about the intention to close Canda International. Canda International has had a strong focus on the coordination of production of formal wear in the past decades. In recent years, the decline of formal wear and the rise of casual fashion has had a considerable effect on the business prospects of Canda International, strongly accelerated by the Covid pandemic. This has resulted in a loss of revenue and the proposed plan to close all operations, which would potentially affect 113 employees.
• Tech support helping spinners and weavers optimize yarns and fabrics
• First results of cooperation to hit stores in spring
• Aim to develop a strong and scalable circularity ecosystem in Europe together
Düsseldorf, 7 February 2022 – C&A is announcing today that after decades of dedicated service,
Martijn van der Zee, Chief Merchandise & Sustainability Officer of C&A Europe, will be leaving
the company as of Monday, February 7th, 2022, to pursue new opportunities. Martijn van der
Zee joined the company in 1992. Since March 2016, he has been a Member of the Management
Board of C&A Europe. “I am grateful that Martijn with his long C&A experience supported the
onboarding of the new leadership team” says CEO Giny Boer.
Schwäbisch Hall/Düsseldorf, 4 January 2022 – The jeans and lifestyle brand Mustang and
the fashion company C&A will end their longstanding partnership on 1 February 2023. Despite
the cooperation, which has been marked by success, Mustang will leave 303 of the 503 stores
on 1 August 2022, with the four-year cooperation to come to a complete end in 2023.