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Coronavirus Sends Ripples Through Fashion’s Supply Chain

The retail industry expects a decline in imports as the outbreak interrupts production in China and beyond.

Climate Crisis Behind the Biggest Sportswear Trends at ISPO

At the world's largest sports business trade fair in Germany, brands and buyers were having a strong reaction…

Tim Boyle Named Chairman of Columbia Sportswear

He succeeds his mother Gert who died last November.

Gert Boyle, Columbia Sportswear’s ‘One Tough Mother’ Gets an All-American Tribute

The life of the late chairman of the outerwear giant was recalled at a memorial service in Portland, Ore.

Gert Boyle’s Son Tim on Working With His Unstoppable Mother

With no professional work experience, Gert Boyle was foisted into the top role in her family business.

Gert Boyle, Longtime Chairman of Columbia Sportswear, Dies at 95

During Boyle's tenure, what started as her parents' hat company evolved into a multi brand conglomerate with…

Columbia Taps DJ and Artist Zedd to Release SH/FT Footwear

The company tested the collection with the electronic music DJ, who wore the pair on tour and hikes.

Fleece Is in Full Bloom

And more than one company is capitalizing off the trend.

Fashion Is Looking at Footwear Market Share

More apparel companies are starting to turn out shoes.

Amazon Breaks Records During Strong Holiday Shopping Season

The e-commerce company said it sold more products around the world this year than ever before.

10 Green-Minded Designers Discuss Fabrics

Designers singled out some of their favorite fabrics as being linen, Eco Drape and locally sourced wool.

Fanatics Inks 10-Year Deal With University of Oregon for Fan Gear

The deal kicks off in 2020.

WWD Yearbook #2: Fashion Industry Deals With Sexual Misconduct, Diversity, Equality and Controversy

While the year started with media reports of bombshell allegations of sexual misconduct and abuse against…

‘Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back’ Inspires Design for Columbia Sportswear Jacket

Columbia has not provided any apparel for any of the "Star Wars" films, but this is the brand's third…

Fashion’s Focus: Getting Out the Vote

Designers and brands have been trying to increase voter turnout with free transportation to the polls…