January 21, 2020
A year after spinning off its jeanswear business as Kontoor Brands, VF now plans to review nine of its workwear brands that sell to businesses for possible divestiture.
Australia’s Super Retail Group said that its BCF chain of outdoor stores saw comps decline 0.5% in the 26 weeks through Dec. 28, but overall sales are expected to be up just under 1% to about A$284 million ($202 mm), and provisional segment EBIT is seen coming in at A$12 million ($8.5 mm).
The Chiefs’ QB sits atop the NFLPA’s list of top sellers of officially licensed NFL player products and merchandise from Mar. 1 through Nov. 30, 2019, with the Patriots’ Tom Brady in second place.
The acquisitive, PE-backed outdoor company is acquiring TekMat, which makes gun cleaning and gunsmithing mats and cleaning kits.
Pendleton Woolen Mills has re-acquired its outerwear license and hired the team that worked on its outerwear line under Item House Inc., its outerwear licensee since 1999.