Pentland Brands has relaunched its B2B website with positive results. A combination of rising demand in online shopping and retailers adapting to an unpredictable retail climate has seen over 1,200 join Pentland Connect.
The trade show, which takes place from 8 to 10 February, will debut a new format, combining fashion and footwear. 34.5% of the almost 800 exhibitors will be new brands as the event continues to focus on sustainability.
Pentland Brands said this week that it’s making some key executive team appointments “with clearer brand and regional accountabilities,” to drive its ambition to accelerate brand growth across international markets.
Pentland Brands has added to its portfolio of sports-linked labels with an investment in Californian casual lifestyle sneaker brand SeaVees. The dormant brand was revived in 2009 and now plans a global rollout
The British group that owns the brands Canterbury, Speedo, Berghaus at Ellesse and which is a majority shareholder of JD Sports, saw a 14% increase in its sales, at £2.2 billion, while its operating income jumped 30% ...