Fashion

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    Adidas names new directors of sales and retail

    After announcing a reinforcement of the interaction between local markets and global organization, the Adidas group has named Roland Auschel and Michael Stanier as director of sales and...

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    Puma says no decision on store closures yet

    Puma, the world's third-largest sporting goods maker, is still assessing its retail portfolio and has not yet made a decision on which stores may close, the company said on Friday 29 May.

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    Lafuma raises 10 million euros

    The textile and sporting equipment group Lafuma announced on Wednesday 27 May that they had raised €10.4 million from the sale of new shares, a large part of which were taken by the...

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    Scott Morrison takes control of Evisu

    The co-founder of the jeans brands Paper Denim & Cloth and Earnest Sewn, Scott Morrison, has been named global director general of Evisu. His task: to relaunch the denim label, which has...

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    Greek group Folli's Q1 profit up 28 pct

    Greek jewellery retailer Folli Follie said on Thursday 28 May first-quarter net profit rose 28.5 percent year-on-year thanks to a diversified business model and increased revenues.

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    J Crew shares up after results

    Upscale apparel retailer J Crew Group Inc reported on Thursday 28 May that first quarter earnings fell by a third, but beat analysts' estimates, and the company gave an outlook for the a...

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    Jim Tompkins leaves New Balance

    After twenty-five years of loyal service, Jim Tompkins – president and CEO of New Balance – will say his goodbyes to the sports label in June.

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    US apparel chains top estimates

    Apparel retailers Chico's FAS Inc, Charming Shoppes Inc, American Eagle Outfitters Inc and Polo Ralph Lauren Corp posted better-than-expected quarterly results on Wednesday 27 May, helped...

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    Levi Strauss buying stores from Anchor Blue

    Levi Strauss & Co said on Wednesday 27 May it agreed to buy the operating rights to 73 Levi's and Dockers Outlet stores operated by Anchor Blue Retail Group Inc, which is filing for...