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.
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.
A group of investors and other funds are ramping up pressure on Western companies over alleged human rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region, highlighting the challenges for brands trying to maintain business ties.