In a merger of two well-established glove companies, Fownes Brothers & Co. Inc. has acquired technical handwear specialist Tabar Inc.
Financial details of the transaction weren’t disclosed. Tabar will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Fownes Performance Group and continue to operate from its current base in Bethel, Conn., under the direction of Gary Schloss, president, and through its satellite office in Bellingham, Wash.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)