Johnston & Murphy brand chief to retire

Jon Caplan, CEO of Johnston & Murphy and Genesco's Branded Group, will retire in June, according to a press release published Monday by Genesco Inc., which runs several retail banners in the U.S., Canada and Europe. Caplan is a longtime veteran of the company — beginning at the Johnston & Murphy footwear brand in 1982 — and, after a decade away, returned in 2002 to lead the two units.