Wrangler jeans


Denim Company Kontoor Brands Reports More Losses During the Pandemic

The Wrangler, Lee and Rock & Republic parent company lost $33 million in the most recent quarter thanks to the global shutdown.

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Business Features

Field Notes: Digitization in Denim

Jeanologia and Kingpins Show have gone virtual.

clock July 24, 2020Tracey Meyers

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Wrangler, Lee Jeans Parent Company Investing in Digital, Slowly Reopening Stores

Kontoor Brands charts go-forward strategy as the effects of the coronavirus play out around the world.

clock May 7, 2020Kellie Ell

Lee Jeans


Coronavirus Hits Kontoor Brands

The Wrangler and Lee jeans parent company reported quarterly earnings, falling short on both top and bottom lines.

clock May 7, 2020Kellie Ell


Business Features

Wrangler Surpasses Global Water Goal, Saves 7 Billion Liters

Wrangler surpassed its goal to save more than 7 billion liters of water since 2008.

clock April 22, 2020Tracey Meyers

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Fashion Scoops

American Eagle Outfitters Donating $1 Million and 1 Million Masks to COVID-19 Relief Efforts

The retailer is also helping raise funds by way of a virtual concert series and social media campaigns as stores remain closed.

clock April 15, 2020Kellie Ell

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COVID-19 Retail Store Closures

Fashion reacts by temporarily closing stores or reducing hours to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Here’s the complete list of changes.

clock March 17, 2020Kellie Ell

Wrangler jeans


Kontoor’s Wrangler Brand Delays China Opening Until Fall

The denim company expects even further declines with the coronavirus spreading.

clock March 5, 2020Kellie Ell

American Eagle Outfitters


Aerie Helps Propel American Eagle Sales Growth

Company shares shot up despite misses in the tops business.

clock March 4, 2020Kellie Ell

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Fashion Scoops

Mugsy Jeans Taps Chicago Cub Ian Happ as Ambassador

The athlete will appear in ads for the brand and make appearances in its Chicago store.

clock February 25, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

Commando denim

Fashion Scoops

Going Commando in Denim

The intimates brand is also updating its assortment of bralettes, gym-to-swim pieces, leggings and more.

clock February 19, 2020Kellie Ell

Stephanie Gottlieb Joe's Jeans

Fashion Scoops

Joe’s Jeans Taps Jewelry Designer Stephanie Gottlieb for Capsule

The collaboration launches Jan. 30.

clock January 30, 2020Alexa Tietjen

Levi's Jeans


Chip Bergh Makes the Case for Levi’s and Denim

The ceo remains bullish, but did cite growing worries over the coronavirus in China, which has prompted store closures.

clock January 30, 2020Kellie Ell



Future of Retail in Focus at the ICR Conference

More store closures, personalized shopping and international expansion are on the horizon.

clock January 14, 2020Kellie Ell

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Business Features

The Aging Millennial

By 2030, the oldest Millennials will be in their mid- to late-40s. But does that mean their spending habits will mature, too?

clock January 6, 2020Kellie Ell

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