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Yue Yuen predicts $70 million loss for March quarter, cites Covid-19

Chinese sports-shoe manufacturer and retail conglomerate Yue Yuen Industrial is predicting a loss of up to US$70 million in the March quarter as a result of the Covid-19 crisis.

Coronavirus will have ‘adverse impact’ on Yue Yuen and Pou Sheng shoe businesses

Shoe manufacturer and retailer Yue Yuen Industrial says the coronavirus crisis will have a significant impact on its revenues, with its store network and factories heavily disrupted by closures.

Athleisure trend boosts Yue Yuen sales last year

Yue Yuen Industrial boosted revenue by 6.3 per cent last year.

VF sells Reef to Rockport

VF Corp has agreed to sell the surf-inspired sandal brand Reef to Rockport.

Adidas settles over Rockport bankruptcy dispute

Adidas AG has agreed to a settlement in its Rockport bankruptcy dispute.

Footwear company Rockport rescued from Chapter 11

Struggling footwear retailer Rockport Group will be bought by private equity company Charlesbank Capital Partners.

Pou Sheng boosts sales by 26.9 per cent

Mainland shoe retailer Pou Sheng boosted sales by 26.9 per cent in the last quarter, to US$858.5 million.

Buying spree as Beijing Capital Grand launches in Hangzhou

Beijing Capital Grand has launched its fifth outlet project, Hangzhou Capital Outlets.

Pou Sheng moves into experiential retailing

Hong Kong-listed footwear manufacturer and retailer Pou Sheng International is embracing story-telling and experiential features in its stores.

US investor buys into Mitra Adiperkasa

US private-equity company General Atlantic has made its first investment in Indonesia by buying into lifestyle retailer Mitra Adiperkasa (Map).

Yue Yuen sales surge

Yue Yuen says retail sales of its sportswear in Greater China rose 16.3 per cent in the year to December 31.

Yue Yuen sales rise on retail rollout

Shoemaker and retailer Yue Yuen Industrial says retail and wholesale sales of sportswear in Greater China rose 19.6 per cent in the first nine months of this year, due to an expanding store network.