News from the BFC is coming thick and fast at the moment. Just a day after naming Farfetch exec Stephanie Phair as its new Chair, the group has unveiled David Beckham in the brand new role of Ambassadorial President.
In 2017, North American nonwoven capacity increased to 4.96 million tonnes, an increase of 2.5 percent (122 thousand tonnes) over 2016, according to the North American Nonwovens Supply Report published by INDA.
The rebooted American Apparel, owned by Canadian company Gildan Activewear Inc., will be opening its first LA store in the same place on Melrose as its old location before it filed for bankruptcy last year.
Amidst internal struggles and executive exits due to improper workplace conduct, Nike announced it has appointed Rosemary St. Clair as VP, GM of global women’s and Cesar Garcia as VP, GM global running.
United Legwear & Apparel Co., LLC, the NY-based manufacturer and distributor of licensed apparel and accessories for brands such as Puma, Champion, and Skechers, has launched a private brand called Fun Socks.