Fashion website Boohoo have parted ways with Karen Millen’s top team including chief executive Beth Butterwick just weeks after buying the upmarket brand out of administration. Boohoo acquired the online business and intellectual property of Karen Millen and Coast earlier this month for £18m, making 62 people redundant. More than 1,000 jobs are still at risk as the retailer looks to shut 32 stores and 177 concessions. Butterwick joined Karen Millen from Bonmarche, the over-fifties retailer, three years ago to improve its offering. She previously worked for the likes of Marks & Spencer and Gap. During her five year tenure at Bonmarche she tried to turn the business around after its collapse…. To continue reading this article Start your free trial of Premium Access all Premium articles Subscriber-only events Cancel any time Free for 30 days then only £2 per week Try Premium Access one Premium article per week Register for free We’re glad you’re enjoying The Telegraph Register or subscribe to continue readingAlready a subscriber? Log in Register Free One free Premium article per week Newsletters and daily briefings Register Subscribe 30 days free, then £2 per week Unlimited access to Premium articles Subscriber-only newsletters Exclusive subscriber events and… Read full this story
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