Author: Christie Horan

The Asics Tiger brand was revived as the third Asics pillar brand back in January 2015, to target the global sports lifestyle market. Inspired by retro athletic shoes, Asics Tiger continues to grow with trendy designs and collaborations with famous domestic and overseas sneaker boutiques....

Deckers Brands announced that it has officially joined the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest voluntary corporate citizenship initiative. Deckers Brands President and Chief Executive Officer Dave Powers informed U.N. Secretary-General H.E. Ban Ki-moon, via letter, of the company’s commitment to the Global Compact...

The National Retail Federation expects sales in November and December, excluding autos, gas and restaurant sales, to increase a solid 3.6 percent to $655.8 billion — significantly higher than the 10-year average of 2.5 percent and above the seven-year average of 3.4 percent since recovery...

The board of directors of VF Corp. (NYSE: VFC), which owns The North Face, Timberland, Vans, Smartwool and other active lifestyle brands, on Wednesday named Steve Rendle, 57, to replace Eric C. Wiseman as the the company’s CEO. ...

虽然近几个月帆布商品的低迷影响了运动鞋的收益,Shoe Carnival仍计划开设Nike店中店,继续对运动鞋领域作业务投资。9月13日,Shoe Carnival总裁兼首席执行官Cliff Sifford在B. Riley金融消费者会议(Financial Consumer Conference)上发言时表示,这家零售商把成为运动品中“一家家庭渠道的目的地门店”当作自己的目标。为了得到这个地位,Shoe Carnival计划到今年年末开设47家Nike店中店,到2017年末开设100多家这样的店面。...

Under Armour首席执行官Kevin Plank公布了一封公开信,概括了他对科温顿港的开发愿景,该地区因为Under Armour计划把新总部设在马里兰州巴尔的摩,将被重新开发。在这封由Build Port Covington集团公布的信中,Plank写道,“我相信,对科温顿港的再开发对我市而言是正确的,”并说他对这片新区的愿景,是使它成为一座“吸引投资、提供机会、促进就业、强大又包容的城市,成为全球熟知的集商贸、企业家精神、多元性、文艺和重大美国历史于一体的枢纽。”...

Cole Haan发行了一套由美国缅因州刘易斯顿的手工匠们亲手打造的限量版系列。David Maddocks,业务开发部的市场官兼总经理解释说,“打造寿命横跨一生的鞋,从头到尾都是一个极个人、极痛苦、极准确的过程,是对美国人手艺的精准定义。这样的质量让Cole Haan书写了一部流传至今的传奇。”...