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Global brands continue to shutter stores across China as coronavirus spreads

Widespread temporary store closures continue across China as the coronavirus continues to spread throughout the country.

VF Corporation sales surge in China

Apparel manufacturing and retailing giant VF Corporation has reported a 30-per-cent increase in sales in China in its third quarter, to December 28.

Alibaba’s Singles Day sales up 26 per cent on last year

Alibaba’s Singles Day retail promotion is over for another year – and predictably a new record was set.

Vans, The North Face parent reports huge sales growth in China

VF Corporation – parent of brands including Vans and The North Face – says sales in China soared 20 per cent in the September quarter.

New store opens for The North Face at Marina Bay Sands

A new store has been opened by The North Face at Marina Bay Sands.

The North Face reveals its future with New York store

Activewear label The North Face has initiated its global retail strategy with the opening of a new store in Manhattan’s SoHo neighbourhood last Friday.  The brand will transform its existing locations to create a stronger connection with consumers and evolve The North Face retail environment into a space that feels more like the brand and less like a store.  The 8000sqft ve…

The North Face reveals its future with New York store

Activewear label The North Face has initiated its global retail strategy with the opening of a new store in Manhattan’s SoHo neighbourhood last Friday.

How The North Face rediscovered its brand purpose

US-based outdoor retailer The North Face has been immune to this fact in one key area. It has had the same tagline for the past 50 years: never stop exploring.

VF Corporation posts first results after Kontoor spinoff

Apparel giant VF Corporation has reported a 9 per cent increase in same-store sales on a currency-neutral basis in the June quarter, to US$2.3 billion.

Vans and China drive strong VF Corporation sales improvement

Outdoor apparel giant VF Corporation says sales from continuing operations surged 12 per cent last financial year, to US$13.8 billion.

VF Corp names spin-off company Kontoor Brands

Kontoor Brands – that’s the name chosen for the denim-led fashion business being spun off by VF Corporation next month.

The North Face releases bags made from recycled tents

Outdoor gear firm The North Face is teaming up with British eco-designer Raeburn to make designer bags from recycled tents.