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Holiday retail sales are likely to increase between 1 percent and 1.5 percent, according to Deloitte’s annual holiday retail forecast. Overall, Deloitte’s retail...

Nike has partnered with We Coach, an organization that embraces recruitment, advancement and retention of women coaches in sports, on a new Made...

Puma has signed Neymar to an endorsement deal. In late August, Nike announced it had parted ways with Brazilian star forward Neymar a decade...

Crocs Inc. announced that Michelle Poole has been appointed as president, Crocs, Inc. effective September 10, 2020. She will continue to report to...

VF Corporation, together with its Timberland brand, announced a collaboration with Redress for the Redress Design Award 2020. Through the collaboration, VF and the...

Jon Wexler, VP/GM of Yeezy, will leave Adidas on August 31. In an internal memo to staff obtained by WWD, Adidas wrote, “We regret...