A number of fashion and beauty industry players announced initiatives to support Covid-19 relief on Wednesday, with Estée Lauder and PVH both pledging $2 million, while VF revealed a donation of $1.5 million.
As Covid-19 continues to spread, Monday saw a number of North American retailers moving to protect consumers and employees by implementing store closures, including Nordstrom, Guess, Canada Goose, VF, PVH and Ulta.
As the outbreak continues in China, the American company has announced that it has closed 60% of its stores in the country, but is yet to provide a prediction of the impact the crisis will have on its financial results.
The Denver-based apparel, footwear and accessories company has announced that it has begun a review of alternatives for the occupational portion of its work segment, as it continues with its transformation plans.
The US brand no longer wants to be identified with the Yellow Boots alone, and has worked on a lifestyle range for many years. Its apparel design director introduced FashionNetwork to the brand’s new line segmentation.
U.S. apparel and footwear conglomerate VF Corporation and buyout funds Permira and Advent are lining up indicative offers for Italian shoe brand Golden Goose ahead of a mid December deadline, sources told Reuters.