HanesBrands has announced that its Champion sportswear brand posted sales growth of more than 50% outside of the U.S. mass channel in the second quarter of 2019, helping the company achieve better than expected earnings.
The apparel company has announced Ronald L. Nelson as its new chairman of the board, effective April 23, 2019, contingent upon his re-election to the board of directors at the company's annual shareholder meeting.
American trade show organizer UBM has confided the development of its new event to Pierre-Nicolas Hurstel. Remode, a networking event for brands, with conferences, meetings and demonstrations, is slated for November.
The Winston-Salem, NC-based apparel group posted its results for Q1 2018 on Tuesday, with sales benefitting from the positive impact of recent acquisitions and the strong performance of the company’s Champion brand.
According to a report from Coresight Research, the e-commerce giant’s apparel offering has skyrocketed in popularity, with footwear and casual clothing proving to be the platform’s most popular categories.
HanesBrands has completed its acquisition of specialty intimates retailer Bras N Things, which operates a $144 million business throughout Australia, New Zealand and South Africa both in store and online.