Author: Andy Polk

Spyder, which is is owned by Authentic Brands Group (ABG), has partnered with Footwear Unlimited, to support the brand’s launch into footwear. The new collection, to launch in fall 2021 at specialty retailers, department stores and on Spyder.com, includes outdoor, hike, trail, Après Ski, and lifestyle...

StockX announced it has raised $275 million in a Series E funding round that values the live marketplace at $2.8 billion post-money. The investment will be used to accelerate global expansion, innovation and category diversification for the e-commerce marketplace. In the third quarter, StockX surpassed $3...

Brooks Running and Vaude have each signed The Climate Pledge, a commitment to be net-zero carbon by 2040, a decade ahead of the Paris Agreement’s goal of 2050. Brooks and Vaude joined 11 other new signatories including Atos, Canary Wharf Group, Coca-Cola European Partners, ERM, Groupe...

JCPenney emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday in a deal that leaves Simon Property Group and Brookfield Asset Management Inc as the owners and operators of the department store chain. The sales agreement, supported by the Unsecured Creditors Committee, had previously been approved by the...

Under Armour on Monday launched the Curry Brand with NBA star Stephen Curry in a move being compared to Nike’s launch of the Jordan sub-brand in 1997. The new range launches on CurryBrand.com this week and features footwear and apparel for a number of sports, including...

Caleres has appointed Jay Schmidt as president of the company as part of a number of changes to its leadership structure for a greater alignment with its strategic direction and growth initiatives. “This transformation will drive a renewed, consumer-focused approach that will combine the know-how of...