Author: Andy Polk

Zumiez Inc. announced total net sales for the four-week period ended July 29, 2017 increased 8.9 percent to $67.5 million, compared to $61.9 million for the four-week period ended July 30, 2016. The company’s comparable sales increased 5.1 percent for the four-week period compared to a...

Adidas, in line with a recent update, reported earnings from continuing operations rose 16 on a 19 percent revenue gain on a currency-neutral basis. The development reflected a 21 percent increase at brand Adidas as well as a 5 percent increase at the Reebok brand. Major developments...

Dave Kahan, CEO of Birkenstock, in an e-mail to his retail partners called Amazon’s new third-party inventory purchasing program an “assault on decency” because it’s allegedly aimed at selling products not currently approved for the online retail site, according to a report on CNBC. According to the e-mail...

Moody’s Investors Service upgraded the Corporate Family Rating (CFR) of Caleres Inc., formerly known as Brown Shoe, to Ba3 from B1, the Probability of Default Rating to Ba3-PD from B1-PD, and the rating on the senior notes to B1 from B3. The rating agency said these...

Footwear Distributors & Retailers of America President & CEO: Border Adjustment Tax Getting in the Way of Growth and Job Creation Issues Statement Following Speaker Ryan’s Tax Reform Push in Lawrence, MA Lawrence, Massachusetts – Following Speaker Paul Ryan’s (R-WI) visit today to a New Balance shoes...

ISA TanTec, an eco-friendly leading leather manufacturer represented by the LITE (Low Impact To the Environment) trademark, announces the appointment of Fanny Lan as Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO). Mrs. Fanny Lan has been engaged in various significant roles in Quality, Health & Safety, Environmental and Corporate...

Featuring apparel and accessories from Buscemi, Cazal, Hall of Fame, ROc96 x MadeWorn and Pyer Moss. Last week HBO launched its Ballers pop-up shop in celebration of the Season 3 premiere last night. Thursday’s VIP launch event unveiled the official capsule collection that was inspired by the...

VF Corp. announced that Eric C. Wiseman will retire as executive chairman of the board and as a director of VF Corporation effective October 28, 2017. VF’s board of directors has elected president, chief executive officer and cirector Steven E. Rendle, 58, to the role of...