08 Jun '11, 6pm

Benetton names new creative director

MILAN (AP) — Benetton has been named You Nguyen as its new chief merchandizing officer and creative director. South Vietnam-born Nguyen joins Benetton from Levi Strauss & Co, where he most recently was global senior vice president of merchandising and design for Levi's Women. Nguyen said in a statement Wednesday that his "foreign" sensitivity will help Benetton interpret the future through new eyes. You Nguyen studied in France and earned an MBA in the United States. Benetton Group — best known for its casual clothes and provocative advertising campaigns — is trying to consolidate its management and creative structures.

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