UK-based Smiley World has launched a new collection with leading Brazilian retailer Ellus Second Floor. The two firms have created a selection of women’s and menswear including T-shirts, jackets, jeans and denim jackets.
VF Corporation has acquired workwear company Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co. for $820 million cash. With the Dickies acquisition, VF Corp forecasts its future annual workwear revenues will reach approximately $1.7 billion.
Sports e-commerce firm Fanatics has closed a $1 billion funding round led by SoftBank Group Corp’s Vision fund, which will give it the firepower to expand internationally, Chief Executive Doug Mack told Reuters.
Apparel and footwear maker VF Corp said on Monday it would buy privately held Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co, the owner of Dickies and Workrite workwear, for about $820 million in cash. VF said it now expects its 2017 reve...