PARIS — American professional surfer Kelly Slater is separating from sponsor Quiksilver after 23 years and launching his own brand as part of a new partnership with Kering.
Kering confirmed the partnership with Slater, adding that it would be “a multilayered relationship” with Kering “supporting Slater in the launch and the development of his own apparel brand, acting as an operational partner providing assistance where possible in areas like sourcing, logistics, e-commerce, etc.”
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