Kontoor Brands



Kontoor Brands Signals It’s Rounding a Corner

The retailer reported growing revenues and projected more recovery from the pandemic’s economic fallout.

clock March 2, 2021Sindhu Sundar



Kontoor Warily Eyes Recovery From COVID-19 Impact

The lifestyle company reported a dip in third-quarter revenues, but said it is expecting some recovery even as the pandemic continues.

clock October 29, 2020Sindhu Sundar

A look from Lee's new dual gender collection.


Lee Launching Dual-gender Collection Targeted to Young Customer

The Nineties-inspired capsule is intended to appeal to those 18 to 30 years old.

clock September 8, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

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.

clock August 6, 2020Kellie Ell

Wrangler store


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

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



Kontoor’s Share Price Slides After Revenue Miss

The Sears bankruptcy is still impacting the owner of Lee and Wrangler.

clock November 7, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

Apparel imports into the U.S.

Business Features

Who is the U.S. Picking Trade Fights With and How Important Are They to Fashion?

It’s not just China, with the likes of Vietnam, Guatemala, India and Europe all getting dragged in as the U.S. increasingly uses tariffs to assert its power.

clock August 23, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

Reading the Future

Business Features

Fashion’s IPOs: Who Wins on Wall Street?

A flurry of offerings over the past year has five new(ish) names vying for attention, but who has the right business model to endure?

clock August 19, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

Protesters gather near an information board during a protest at the Hong Kong International Airport, . One of the world's busiest airports canceled all flights after thousands of Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters crowded into the main terminal Monday afternoonProtest, Hong Kong, Hong Kong - 12 Aug 2019


Hong Kong Protests and Trade Dispute Weigh on U.S. Stocks

The Dow slid almost 400 points and retail stocks did not escape the sell off as investors became increasingly nervous.

clock August 12, 2019Kathryn Hopkins



Wrangler and Lee Owner Addresses Mexico Exposure

The denim company, known as Kontoor Brands, was recently spun off by VF Corp. as a separate entity.

clock August 8, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

Wrangler Foam Dye

Human Resources

Wrangler, Lee Parent Company Kontoor Brands Names Simon Fisher Managing Director, EMEA

Fisher will oversee the Lee and Wrangler business in the EMEA region.

clock July 16, 2019Fiona Ma



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