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Asics has taken an unspecified stake in healthcare startup, Japan HealthCare Co., Ltd., which makes custom insoles working from photos of feet taken...

Burlington Stores Inc. announced that Travis Marquette has been appointed as the company’s new president and chief operating officer, overseeing and managing the...

Keen Inc. announced the opening of a company-owned factory, in the Dominican Republic—Keen Dominican Republic (KDR)— with 55,000-square-feet of manufacturing space. The factory, located...

Pacific Sunwear of California has launched into the sneaker resale market with PS Reserve. The online shop accessible through its website offers a mix...

Timberland has partnered with ReCircled to support the upcoming launch of its global product take-back program. The program will support Timberland’s circular design and...