NEW YORK — Kellwood Co. landed the lucrative CK Calvin Klein women’s license on Thursday and company executives immediately said they plan to take aim at a burgeoning better-price sportswear marketonce dominated by a single designer sub-brand — Lauren by Ralph Lauren.

After five months of discussions with nearly every major apparel company, Phillips-Van Heusen and its CKI subsidiary awarded the deal to Kellwood, which has been increasingly competitive in building up its stable of brands for the better and moderate markets, while also

To access this article, click here to subscribe or to log in.

To Read the Full Article

Tap into our Global Network

Of Industry Leaders and Designers

load comments
blog comments powered by Disqus