A deal to sell the Dallas-based luxury chain would be difficult to execute.
The two-day forum in New York brought fashion industry leaders together to digest the latest digital trends.
Stocks were slightly lower as Finish Line investors sell off the stock displeased with inline earnings even though sales increased.
Paul Polman said with its tremendous role models and enormous reach, the fashion industry can take a more active role in improving lives around the world.
Paula Schneider, who set out to turnaround the business 18 months ago, will leave next month as the company seeks a sale to fuel its next chapter.
The company’s board said this will ensure a focus on driving synergies and developing new products and services in Transport & Logistics.
Stella will also expand its new product Stella Connect.