The skateboarding brand owned by VF Corp. has handed over the helm of its marketing operations to an experienced executive formerly with Nike and Samsung. Harrer reports to Doug Palladini, global president of Vans.
The Denver, Colorado-based owner of brands including Vans, The North Face and Timberland announced on Thursday that it has appointed company veteran Matt Puckett as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
In recent months, environmentally conscious and politically committed members of Gen-Z, who are quite happy with the principle of secondhand, having been buying and selling more and more used goods in the US.
The US apparel and footwear group has inaugurated a 55,700-square-metrer logistics centre in Leicestershire that will generate up to 250 new jobs, and will boost the group’s business in the UK and the EMEA region.
The Denver, Colorado-based owner of brands including Vans and The North Face has announced the appointment of Andreas Olsson, Massimo Ferrucci, Argu Secilmis and Stuart Pond to new roles in its EMEA leadership.
Having held the position of general manager of the Europe, Middle East and Africa zone at the business since 2019, Jan Van Mossevelde is becoming global brand president of the VF Corp-owned merino wool specialist.