Tag : athleisure
Why JD Sports is outpacing its rivalsSubscription
Knowing its customer and its place in the market has allowed JD Sports to thrive while its rivals struggle in a tough environment
Athleisure: beating the competitionSubscription
Today’s athleisure customers demand performance, versatility, convenience and community experiences from the brands they buy.
How Jay Parker built Gym King Subscription
Gym King’s Jay Parker has built a thriving athleisure brand in a competitive market before his 30th birthday. He talks to Drapers about keeping the business fighting fit and cracking the US.
British sportswear brand Castore has revealed plans to open flagship stores in key cities worldwide and expand into womenswear, as it unveiled further details of its strategic partnership with British tennis player Andy Murray.
Kappa to merge with licensee Sport FinanceSubscription
BasicNet Group, the Italian owner of Kappa, K-Way, Superga and Sebago, has acquired a 61% stake in one of Kappa’s European licensees, Sport Finance.
Pineapple signs up new stockistSubscription
Pineapple Clothing will launch on Next Label this month as it explores new wholesale partnerships following the end of its 20-year licensing deal with Debenhams.
Mover and shaker Debbie Moore is enjoying a resurgence of the trailblazing dancewear-inspired clothing brand she launched in 1979.
Fila debuts new premium lineSubscription
Italian sportswear brand Fila is launching a new, premium label – Fila Fjord – for autumn 19.
Keeping athleisure fit for the futureSubscription
The Association of Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry’s (ASBCI) annual conference focused on the athleisure phenomenon this year and examined its lasting impact on the fashion, textile and retail industry.
Drapers to open ASBCI athleisure conferenceSubscription
The Association of Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry (ASBCI) will host its annual autumn conference on 14 November, focusing on the ever-growing athleisure market.