Having held the position of general manager of the Europe, Middle East and Africa zone at the business since 2019, Jan Van Mossevelde is becoming global brand president of the VF Corp-owned merino wool specialist.
The Denver, Colorado-based owner of brands including Vans, The North Face and Timberland, has announced that it has allocated all of the net proceeds from its inaugural green bond to 13 of its sustainability projects.
Reviving old-fashioned or forgotten brands requires a set of certain skills – patience, respect for DNA, deep-pockets and real affection for a marque, which for some reason Italians seem particularly good at doing.
John Lewis on Tuesday unveiled a big expansion of its fashion and beauty offer and the fashion labels it’s adding are designed to reflect the casualisation trend that has only accelerated in the past year.
Paris’s Première Vision show will not be staged physically, but on February 15-19 it will hold a digital event featuring a revamped e-marketplace and several online debates with industry professionals and specialists.
Co-founded by two retired scientists, Sustainable Composites uses an innovative chemical process to recycle leather into a material that looks, smells and feels identical to the original leather from which it was made.
The American owner of brands including The North Face, Timberland and Vans is moving its Asian center of operations and product supply hub, both currently based in Hong Kong, to Shanghai and Singapore, respectively.