Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 10:54am
The triathlon community is a tight-knot group and in the case of Roka, it led to a major financial infusion. The three-year-old company recently closed on a $12 million Series A-1 equity financing. Madrone Capital Partners was the lead investor, and there was also participation... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 9:26am
Flora Nikrooz wants to go beyond bridal. The intimate apparel line, which was founded by Flora Nikrooz in 1982, has a new designer — Nikrooz is no longer involved in the business — and new ownership. Age Group Ltd. acquired the line in 2003, but earlier this year co-owner... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 9:06am
DuPont Industrial Biosciences on Wednesday revealed a collaboration with Chinese sports brand Anta in the design of uniforms for Chinese Olympic team members using DuPont Sorona, a sustainable, patented fiber made with renewable, plant-based ingredients. Sorona, which leverages... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 4:00am
Iconix Brand Group is on a celebrity rampage. Former Miss USA and up-and-coming actress Olivia Culpo has signed her first fashion campaign as the latest brand ambassador for its young contemporary brand Rampage, and will appear in the fall ad campaign breaking in September... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 3:00am
Visit the original post to see all 2 images from this gallery. Unless your friends — or intruders — are avid sneakerheads, a shoebox could theoretically be a decent place to hide some special belongings. But this particular Nike shoebox, dubbed the Mandem Safe, is just that, a... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 2:00am
Visit the original post to see all 8 images from this gallery. Through channeling the purest elements of street, sport and fashion that represent the adidas brand, the 3-stripes has created a new Regista apparel range for FW16. The Regista collection is heavily influenced by... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 1:19am
LONDON — European stock markets were on the upswing in mid-morning trading on Wednesday, ahead of the latest monetary policy decision by the U.S. Federal Reserve. The CAC 40 in Paris led the way, climbing 1.1 percent to 4,442.26, followed by the FTSE MIB in Milan and the DAX in... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 12:28am
PARIS – Puma has scored another quarter of sales growth, boosted by the Euro 2016 soccer tournament and strong demand for its women’s lines, fronted by Rihanna and Kylie Jenner. The Herzogenaurach, Germany-based firm, which is controlled by French group Kering, said total sales... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 12:27am
BEIJING — A range of new regulations affecting the manufacturing of clothing and textiles will come into effect in China on Sept. 1. The 49 new standards cover classification, terminology, dyeing and testing for many different materials including cottons, mixed linens,... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:01pm
Floyd Cardoz’s new restaurant Paowalla is bringing his New York cooking career full circle. When he moved to America in 1988, his first job was cooking at a restaurant on 108th Street and Broadway. For his latest restaurant, he’s opening in a corner space on Spring Street that... read more