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TOMS Unveils New Look, New Impact Strategy Celebrates 15 Years With Re-Imagined Impact Strategy LOS ANGELES, CA, April 6, 2021 - TOMS®, the original One...

Foot Locker Inc. released its Impact Report, which describes the company’s efforts to advance its environmental, social and governance (ESG) priorities. “As a purpose-driven...

Asics selected four startups’ collaboration proposals at its demo day, based on vision and feasibility. The theme for applications for the program was...

A Chinese consumer boycott threat against international brands including  Nike and Adidas appeared to be losing momentum over the weekend, according to a...

JD Sports Fashion Plc said it completed its acquisition of DTLR Villa LLC. Peter Cowgill, executive chairman, JD Sports, said, “We are delighted that this...

The VF Foundation, the VF Corporation’s philanthropic arm, published its inaugural report outlining the positive impact of its financial grants and charitable partnerships. From...

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our dear friend and colleague Kirk Krull, Vice President of Real...

Mizuno Corp. reported earnings surged in the third quarter ended December 31 as sales grew 8.1 percent. Quarterly results were attained by extrapolating six-month...