The owner of Vans, The North Face and Timberland reported on Friday that its revenue increased 23% in the first quarter of 2019 with growth driven by its active and work segments and international sales
VF Corporation has appointed a new VP, GM of The North Face, Americas: Travis Campbell, who joins the brand from the group's Smartwool label. Jennifer McLaren will succeed Campbell as president of Smartwool.
Timberland is taking steps to protect its intellectual assets and prevent its designs and technologies from being copied by other brands by taking a new and more aggressive approach to design patent infringements.
Christopher Raeburn's success was confirmed by his show at London Fashion Week Men's on Sunday, where the designer, who has collaborations in the works with Timberland and Umbro, presented his summer 2019 collection.
Taking its lead from Patagonia's Worn Wear program and the growth of sustainability initiatives in the apparel industry, VF Corporation's The North Face has launched its own refurbished clothing program called "Renewed."