The American owner of brands including Vans, The North Face and Supreme has appointed Nina Flood to the role of president of its global packs business, which brings together the Eastpak, JanSport and Kipling labels.
After a period of focusing on Europe and the Asia-Pacific region, the VF Corp-owned backpack brand is turning its attention back to North America, where it is relaunching under brand president Nina Flood.
As more school districts roll back their reopening plans to curb the spread of coronavirus, major retailers are aggressively discounting back-to-school items and airing new ads featuring students taking classes at home.
The Rockford, Michigan-based lifestyle conglomerate has announced via a regulatory filing that Todd Spaletto is stepping down from his role as president of its Michigan group on or before May 30, 2020.
Growing competition in the athleisure market has squeezed Lucy Activewear out of business. Stores will begin closing this fall, with the VF Corp.-owned label to be folded into The North Face operations.