The Japanese sportswear group has a new EMEA CEO. Unbehaun, former general manager of Haglöfs, has taken over from Alistair Cameron, who had been in charge of Asics’s business in the region for over 10 years.
The Japanese sports brand, until now structurally integrated within the Asics group, has set up its own organisation, introducing fresh lines and soaring to new heights with collaborations like the one with Givenchy.
U.S. e-marketplace StockX recently raised $110 million in capital. FashionNetwork.com met in Paris with its co-founder and CEO, Josh Luber, who explained the site’s ‘stock market of things’ concept and future projects.
The Japanese sportswear multinational announced on Wednesday that it has taken an equity stake in Curv Labs, a Canadian startup that has developed software that transforms mobile devices into motion analysis tools.
Whatever way Britain leaves, or doesn’t, the European Union this winter, it was refreshing to see that the opening show of the capital’s latest menswear runway season on a wet Friday evening was by a Bulgarian designer.