With the relocation of its court hearing, Under Armour has gained a small advantage in a recent trademark dispute where the active brand was sued for copying a smaller label's "I Can" graphics for apparel lines.
El Corte Ingles is preparing to accept non-cash payments through the Alipay payment system across its store portfolio, following a new agreement with e-commerce company Alibaba to attract more Asian consumers.
VF Corporation has announced the appointment of Velia Carboni to the new position of Chief Digital Officer. Carboni will serve on the company's executive team and report to Chairman, President and CEO, Steve Rendle.
Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop has quietly introduced its own private label activewear line called G. Sport. The lifestyle brand has rolled out a fifteen-piece collection of tops, bras and bottoms through several launch phases.
Sportswear retailer Sports Direct has increased its stake in department store chain Debenhams to 29.7 percent and is seeking to extend its relationship with the firm to "a strategic partnership", it said on Friday.