Growing competition in the athleisure market has squeezed Lucy Activewear out of business. Stores will begin closing this fall, with the VF Corp.-owned label to be folded into The North Face operations.
Apparel giant VF Corp, the company behind Wrangler and Timberland amongst others, is adopting sourcing policies to eliminate products that contribute to deforestation and human rights violations, it said on Monday.
Following a proposed pull out of some of its biggest exhibitors over Utah's stance on environmental issues, Outdoor Retailer has announced that it will leave the state after 20 years of hosting its fair there.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc has acquired online outdoor clothing and gear retailer Moosejaw for $51 million in an all-cash deal, the company said on Wednesday, as it works to boost its competitive standing in U.S. e-commerce.
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