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Chip BerghWWD Apparel and Retail CEO Summit, New York, USA - 24 Oct 2017

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Levi’s Realigning Around Direct-to-consumer Business

The ceo promoted key executives to focus in on brand and connect with consumers.

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Levi Strauss ceo Chip Bergh.


Levi Strauss Cutting 15 Percent of Corporate Workforce

The denim giant is eliminating about 700 positions, producing $100 million in annual savings.

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Levi Strauss store time's square notice coronavirus


Levi Strauss Furloughing Workers, Looking Toward Future

Despite the COVID-19 turmoil, ceo Chip Bergh sees opportunities for the brand to grow stronger now.

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Inside the Levi's Times Square store.


Levi Strauss Growing On Its Own, Cutting Out Off-pricers

The company is still seeing weakness in the U.S. wholesale business, but is tightening some distribution and expanding abroad.

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Bloomingdale’s renovated denim floor.


Denim — The Big Mass Market Shake-up

It’s only May, but the industry has already seen a lot of changes this year — and there are more on the way.

clock May 28, 2019Kathryn Hopkins and Evan Clark

Gap store Oxford Street, London, England, BritainLondon, Britain - Jul 2014


Gap Looks to Its Old Friend Levi’s as It Tries to Become Cool Again

Art Peck wants Gap to stage a comeback like the iconic jeans brand.

clock May 21, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

Denim x Alexander Wang cotton denim jeans and Christian Dada shoes. Gucci's cotton denim jeans with Nike sneakers. Levi's cotton denim jeans with Christian Louboutin shoes. Jnco's cotton denim jeans with Timberland boots.


The Battle Over Casualization

The popularity of ath-leisure and denim are heating up as fashion continues to become more casual. But can the two sustain momentum at the same time?

clock April 16, 2019Kellie Ell

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Levi Strauss Plots Public Comeback

Even after the offering, the descendants of Levi Strauss would continue to control the firm by virtue of their Class B super-voting stock.

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