Britain’s JD Sports Fashion plans to look overseas for further growth after bucking a gloomy UK retail sector by boosting annual profit by a quarter, eyeing expansion in the U.S., Asia and other European markets.
Vince, which made a name for itself with its laid-back style and Californian vibe, presented its first menswear collection in January in Paris, where designer Patrik Ervell met with FashionNetwork.com.
VF Corporation's The North Face has launched its first ever product and marketing campaign focusing on women. Move Mountains is a multi-year initiative involving new product and women's specific stores.
The Greensboro, North Carolina-based apparel and footwear company announced on Wednesday the return of the former Vans President, who will take on the newly created role of vice president, strategic projects at VF Corp.
The company saw revenues rise by 20% in the fourth quarter and 7% for the full year 2017. The group also decided to sell Nautica during the fourth quarter and has classified it as a discontinued business.
VF Corporation is opening a new $52M distribution center in Jonestown, PA next year, creating over 175 new jobs with the company over the next three years. Vans, The North Face and Timberland will ship out of the new DC.