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In this role, Lane will be responsible for providing strategic development and execution of Saucony’s global branding initiatives, including brand positioning, direct-to-consumer, advertising, and digital strategies. Lane will report directly to Anne Cavassa, President of Saucony....

Converse has signed Kelly Oubre Jr., forward for the Washington Wizards, to a multi-year footwear and apparel endorsement deal. Oubre is expected to wear Nike footwear on court and Converse footwear and apparel casually....

The TJX Companies Inc. reported third-quarter earnings improved as comps grew a stronger-than-expected 7 percent but earnings came in lower than Wall Street’s targets and the off-price retail giant gave weak guidance for the holiday quarter....

"We are very pleased that our strong performance continued into the third quarter, resulting in a comparable sales increase of 2.5 percent, our fifth consecutive quarter of positive growth,” said Michelle Gass, Kohl’s chief executive officer....