Chip Bergh

Levi Strauss ceo Chip Bergh.

Financial

Levi Strauss Cutting 15 Percent of Corporate Workforce

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

clock July 7, 2020Evan Clark

Levi Strauss store time's square notice coronavirus

Financial

Levi Strauss Furloughing Workers, Looking Toward Future

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

clock April 7, 2020Evan Clark

Inside the Levi's Times Square store.

Financial

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.

clock October 8, 2019Evan Clark

Bloomingdale’s renovated denim floor.

Financial

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

Retail

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.

Financial

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

levi strauss ipo public wall street

Financial

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.

clock February 14, 2019Evan Clark

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