Gap, Inc. has given an update on the upcoming separation of its businesses into two companies, revealing plans to almost double Old Navy’s physical store count, while the Gap brand will refocus around denim.
The women’s athleticwear brand has named Allyson Felix as its first sponsored athlete, promising a holistic, socially-engaged partnership with the sportswoman, who has previously criticized Nike for its pregnancy policy.
San Francisco-based Bolt, an ‘Amazon-style’ online payment solution specialist, recently completed a second funding round, increasing the total amount of finance raised since its creation in 2014 to $90 million.
The textile sourcing event returns to New York this month, kicking off with Fashionsustain, a one-day conference addressing some of the most pressing sustainability issues currently facing the fashion industry.
The festival dedicated to denim is set to kick off on Saturday, boasting over 75 exhibitors, as well as panels, shows, exhibits and shopping opportunities, all linked to the event’s theme: “Denim From The Ground Up”.