Author: Andy Polk

Asics America noted that net sales decreased 11.8 percent for the second quarter of 2016 for Asics America Group (AAG), with Asics America Corporation (U.S. only) showing a 15.4 percent decrease in net sales....

VF Corp. appointed Jim Pisani to the position of global brand president, Timberland, effective immediately. Pisani most recently served as president of VF’s Licensed Sports Group, which includes the Majestic brand....

With more than 30 years of experience, Brack will bring in-depth knowledge and insight of the retail and wholesale landscape to his role at K-Swiss. He will oversee all sales activities in addition to identifying new key market opportunities in order to grow the brand...

“I am absolutely thrilled to announce our new partnership with Under Armour. This is a memorable and significant moment for Kohl’s as we bring this incredible brand to our customers nationwide,” said Michelle Gass, Kohl’s chief merchandising and customer officer. ...

Sales improve by 13 percent currency adjusted to $916 million (+7 percent reported) with growth across all product segments. Gross profit margin declines to 45.6 percent, negatively affected by stronger US-Dollar....

“We delivered better-than-expected results for the second quarter,” said Blake W. Krueger, Wolverine Worldwide’s Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President. “Equally important, we continued to drive progress against our key strategic initiatives...

Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP (SFG) said Sam Poser has joined the firm as the senior analyst covering the Footwear & Apparel industry. Poser will be based out of SFG’s New York office....

Jordan Brand宣布它和棒球界传奇人物Derek Jeter订下一份合约,后者将继续为品牌效力,在这一标志性品牌的训练系列中,在由棒球运动员组成的大家庭中,创造出“船长”一角。品牌将继续围绕训练和运动生活系列的鞋品和服装,发展带Jeter签名的RE2PECT产品线。产品线将于2017年春在Jordan零售门店里现身。 Jeter将积极定义由他代言的RE2PECT生产线的未来,不但对色彩和风格的设计作出选择,还提供舒适度和尺码方面的建议。...