The textile company is looking to amp up its sustainable yarn business.
The Hong Kong firm produces for many globally recognized brands including Fast Retailing, H&M, L Brands, Abercrombie & Fitch and Gap.
VF’s international, direct-to-consumer, outdoor and action sports and workwear businesses were particularly strong in the third quarter.
The business saw 40 percent growth for SK-II in the region for the quarter.
The owner of French contemporary fashion brands plans to use funds from the listing to pay off debt and fuel international expansion.
The retailer two weeks ago got $100 million from its chairman and ceo.
Apparel will continue to be challenged in 2018, while rising labor costs remain a concern for many.