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Textiles

‘Stay Wired’ Says New British Athleisure, Tech Brand Prevayl

Prevayl wants customers to get wired up before their workouts, and is set to monitor vital statistics and help improve physical fitness with clothing and technology that work in tandem.

clock July 7, 2021Samantha Conti

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Business Features

Reading the State of Retail in Fashion’s Quarterly Reports

Where fashion stands now after quarterly updates from Walmart, Target, Macy’s, VF, Ralph Lauren and Kohl’s.

clock May 24, 2021Evan Clark

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Financial

VF Fourth-quarter Sales Rise 22.8 Percent

The powerhouse owner of Supreme, Vans and The North Face is projecting sales will grow to $11.8 billion this year.

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Financial

Tapestry’s New C-suite Lineup Readies for Post-pandemic World

Meanwhile, increased engagement in China, the digital business and consumers’ renewed interest in ready-to-wear fashions bode well for the company.

clock May 6, 2021Kellie Ell

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Markets

VF Corp. Enters Agreement to Sell Occupational Portion of Its Work Segment

Redwood Capital Investments will acquire the brands for an undisclosed sum.

clock April 28, 2021Lisa Lockwood

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Markets

VF Corp. Appoints Matt Puckett as EVP, Chief Financial Officer

He will succeed Scott Roe who will retire from VF after 25 years.

clock April 22, 2021Lisa Lockwood

Aeon Elliott models a gown for a fashion shoot while standing on the Edge, an outdoor observation deck overlooking Manhattan, March 2, 2021 in New York. After the virus descended on New York, the only sounds in the streets were wailing ambulance sirens. A year after the pandemic began, the nation's largest metropolis -- with a lifeblood based on round-the-clock hustle and bustle, push and pull -- is adapting and showing new life. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Business

Fashion’s Sustainability Landscape: Who’s Investing in What?

How Nike, VF Corp., Adidas, Kering, LVMH invest in circularity, climate, biodiversity and more — and progress to date.

clock April 21, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

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Business

How The North Face Plans to Engage Customers on Its Sustainability Journey

The “Exploration Without Compromise” roadmap pays closer attention to the consumer-facing elements of sustainability.

clock April 20, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

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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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Retail

Timberland Taps Susie Mulder as Global Brand President

She had been chief executive officer of Nic + Zoe since 2012.

clock March 3, 2021Lisa Lockwood

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Fashion Scoops

VF Corp. Recognized as One of 2021 World’s Most Ethical Companies

Others on the list include Hanesbrands Inc., Avon, L’Oréal, Best Buy and Kohl’s.

clock February 23, 2021Lisa Lockwood

Designs created by three HBCU students as part of Target’s inaugural HBCU Design Challenge.

Business Features

Amid Black History Month Drops, Brands Discuss Diversity Efforts Beyond Product

Following last summer’s racial justice protests and the police killing of George Floyd, companies across industries vowed to improve diversity.

clock February 22, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Designer and Luxury

Tapestry Joins Forces With the Black in Fashion Council

Tapestry has signed up for a three-year commitment .

clock February 18, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

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Markets

VF Corp. Reveals New Programs and Actions to Advance Racial Equity

The actions range from increasing representation among people of color and diverse candidate slates to pay equity and supplier diversity.

clock February 11, 2021Lisa Lockwood

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Materials

VF Corp. Sets Goal to Eliminate all Single-Use Plastic Packaging by 2025

All remaining non-plastic packaging used by VF and its brands will be reduced, originate from sustainable sources, and be designed for reuse or recyclability.

clock February 9, 2021Lisa Lockwood

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