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Fashion Scoops

Parsons, Newark Board of Ed Partner to Help High Schoolers Pursue Fashion Careers

Students will focus on innovation, inclusivity and sustainability.

clock 15hRosemary Feitelberg

Intermix San Francisco

Retail

More Streamlining: Gap Inc. Sells Intermix

The sale enables the corporation to sharpen its focus on Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta.

clock May 4, 2021David Moin

Looks from Gap.

Eyewear

Gap Inks Eyewear License With De Rigo

The first eyewear collection under the new multiyear licensing deal facilitated by Gap Inc.’s partner IMG will see the light in 2022.

clock April 27, 2021Martino Carrera

Athleta x Simone Biles

Retail

Simone Biles Teams With Athleta in Long-Range Partnership

Athleta plans to co-create Biles’ own signature activewear line.

clock April 23, 2021Lisa Lockwood

Gap/OVS

Mergers and Acquisitions

Hermione People & Brands Enters Exclusive Talks to Buy Gap France Activities

Hermione People & Brands is part of Michel Ohayon’s Financière Immobilière Bordelaise, a retail property development company.

clock April 16, 2021Mimosa Spencer

Olivier Bourgis

Mergers and Acquisitions

OBCM Acquires Fellow PR Firm Ritual Projects

OBCM chief Olivier Bourgis will head both firms, while Ritual Projects founder Robin Meason has joined Balenciaga as worldwide PR director.

clock April 16, 2021Joelle Diderich

Old Navy Launches Earth Day Initiative Supporting Young Environmental Advocates

Fashion Scoops

Old Navy Launches Earth Day Initiative Supporting Young Environmental Advocates

The retailer is teaming with 11-year-old activist Ryan Hickman to fund 51 GoFundMe projects by other young advocates leading environmental change in their communities.

clock April 15, 2021Layla Ilchi

Target Black-owned businesses

Social Impact

Target to Spend More Than $2 Billion With Black-owned Businesses by 2025

The plan includes adding products from more than 500 Black-owned businesses and partnering with more third-party, Black-owned firms.

clock April 7, 2021Kellie Ell

Sonia Syngal

Fashion Scoops

Gap Inc.’s $21.9 Million CEO

Sonia Syngal’s compensation package was padded with over $18.7 million in stock and option awards last year.

clock March 30, 2021Evan Clark

Janie an Jack children's clothes on kids

Mergers and Acquisitions

Go Global Buying Janie and Jack From Gap

Jeff Streader’s investment firm is carving out the children’s wear brand with an eye toward international expansion.

clock March 25, 2021Evan Clark

Alegra O'Hare

Sportswear

Tommy Hilfiger Appoints Alegra O’Hare as Chief Marketing Officer

Most recently, she was chief marketing officer at Gap Inc. and earlier she led marketing for Adidas Originals.

clock March 25, 2021Lisa Lockwood

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Financial

Art Peck and Gary Wassner Team to Play SPAC Game

The former CEO of Gap and the Seventh Avenue veteran are working together to raise money for an acquisition.

clock March 25, 2021Evan Clark

Gap/OVS

Retail

OVS Inks Distribution Deal With Gap in Italy

The move is also significant for Italian retailer OVS, which is evolving its business strategy, gradually becoming a platform opening up to collaborations with other brands.

clock March 24, 2021Luisa Zargani

A Gap store in China.

Retail

Global Fast Fashion Is Flopping Hard in China

Old Navy, Bershka, Pull & Bear, Stradivarius, C&A, and Forever 21 have pulled back on the market with Gap possibly to follow soon.

clock March 23, 2021Tiffany Ap

Bean classic pieces being sold by Todd Snyder.

Business Features

L.L. Bean Registers Record-breaking Revenue

The Freeport, Maine-based company had its strongest holiday sales in 20 years.

clock March 19, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

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clock 9hDavid Moin

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