Author: Andy Polk

Eddie Bauer is opening in-store shops inside Hudson Bay’s locations in Vancouver and Toronto in Canada. The stores mark Eddie Bauer’s first appearance into a Canadian department store and will feature a curated collection of Eddie Bauer’s technical outdoor apparel and gear. The Queen Street Toronto store, opening August...

Caleres, the parent of Famous Footwear, reported adjusted net earnings improved 4.4 percent. Famous Footwear same-store sales were up 2.8 percent while Brand Portfolio sales up 16.8 percent due to the acquisition of Allen Edmonds. “In the second quarter, we delivered solid sales improvement across both sides of...

Led by the Americas region, Billabong International Ltd. reported a modest increase in operating earnings before charges in its fiscal year ended June 30, boosted by a strong second half. Figures are in Australian dollars. Earnings before interest taxation depreciation and amortization excluding significant items and discontinued...

At the 2017 Peak China Tour and Dwight Howard III Press Conference, Chinese sports brand Peak introduced the first wearable 3D printed basketball shoe to hit the international market. Peak is one of the first brands to apply 3D printing technology to a sports shoe. Three...

Asics America Corp. opened a new store format at the Mall of America in Minnesota. According to a statement from Asics America, “The space balances the highly technical aspects of the brand’s products – a sound body – with natural, warm finishes, features and materials –...

Tilly’s Inc. reported profits jumped 121 percent on an adjusted basis in the second quarter as expenses were reduced sharply, margins improved slightly and comps grew 2.1 percent. “We believe the combination of our merchandising, marketing and operating initiatives is gaining traction, as evidenced by our positive...