Polo Ralph Lauren continues its retail push with the appointment of Steve Yalof, former president of Robert K Futterman & Associates, as senior vice president of real estate for Polo Retail and Club Monaco.

Mr Yalof, who starts his new job Monday, previously worked in the real estate division of Gap Inc.

Polo recently expanded its team with Saks Fifth Avenue's Wayne Meichner joining as president of Polo Retail, and Charles Fagan as executive vice president of global retail brand development.