Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Tapestry Appoints a New Chief Operations Officer
News Release

The modern luxury lifestyle company which includes the Coach, Kate Spade New York, and Stuart Weitzman brands, announced that it has appointed Thomas A. Glaser as its new Chief Operations Officer.

According to a company press release, Glaser “will have responsibility across the end-to-end supply chain and the information technology backbone for Tapestry and its brands.”

He joins the company from VF Corporation, where he oversaw global operations, sourcing, and manufacturing.

Gogo Looks to Launch a 5G Aviation Network
Company News Release

The in-flight broadband service provider announced that it plans to launch the new air-to-ground 5G network by 2021.

According to a company press release, the “network will be designed for use on business aviation aircraft, commercial regional jets and smaller mainline jets operating within the contiguous United States and Canada.”

Salesforce Unveils a New Blockchain Platform for Customer Relationship Management
News Release

The sales technology company unveiled a new offering called Salesforce Blockchain. According to the company the platform will enable “organizations to share verified, distributed data sets across a trusted network of partners and third parties.”

Salesforce stated that the new offering looks to help accelerate organizations and assist with workflows and processes that include “asset tracking, credentialing and verification and authentication of goods.”