“The United States is a strategic market for Givenchy and we shall roll out retail units in other key cities during 2014.” — Givenchy ceo Sebastian Suhl
“Some of the best retail on earth is in SoHo and there’s a great balance of local, domestic and international tourists that come here.” — Susie McCabe, Under Armour SVP.
“Even conservative guys have upgraded their underwear selections with fashion looks. The men who didn’t care about fashion in the past now care.” — industry analyst Marshal Cohen on the uptick in retail sales of men’s underwear.
“We were thinking, ‘How can we connect with art and fashion and connect with our consumers?’ We thought that a fashion line was in line with our brand’s DNA, rooted in music and film as well.” — Kristin Patrick, global chief marketing officer at PepsiCo
“I’m very proud of NYPD blue and today I’m proud to be wearing denim blue,” — NYC Police Chief William Bratton speaking at Denim Day, an event to raise awareness of the fight against sexual violence.
“Patagonia is going to continue to take a creative and provocative approach to business. I do think business can be a positive agent for change.” — Rose Marcario, Patagonia Inc’s president.
“Growing up in a family of strong and pioneering females, I am excited that such iconic women, leaders in their own fields, have been involved in this project, on this iconic Fendi bag.” — Silvia Venturini Fendi
“It isn’t the clothes women and girls choose to wear that needs to change, but rather the belief system of those who objectify them and commit the acts of sexual violence that needs to change.” — Quentin Walcott.