It’s been another good quarter for VF Corporation, owners of The North Face, Vans, Timberland, and Wrangler, among others, with their second quarter revenues up 5%, lead by Vans which is up 23%. “Our second quarter was another strong illustration of the ability of our global, diverse and powerful brands and platforms to deliver consistent, […]
VF Reports 2nd Quarter Financials, Vans Up 23%
Sustainability Round-up: H&M Releases New Sustainability Report, Fascinating Findings; Kering CEO Speaks at Parsons, Shares Why Sustainability is Good for Fashion Business
Two leaders of the sustainable fashion movement, H&M and Kering, share their latest information and knowledge this week on what they are doing to create a more sustainable future. First, H&M released their Conscious Actions Sustainability Report 2014. The progress made shows that H&M is at the forefront of sustainability. Some of the highlights are […]
The L.A. Fashion Industry Profile–Highs and Lows of a Leading-Edge Area
As an $18 billion apparel business, Los Angeles, CA, is increasingly seen as the fashion capital of trends in the United States. There is tremendous interest in streetwear, surf and beach lifestyles, and the L.A. Style. According to recent study sponsored by CIT and the California Fashion Associate called “The Los Angeles Area Fashion Industry […]
Quiksilver Reports 10 Percent Revenue Increase in Fourth Quarter, Big Thanks to Roxy, Plus New President of Retail
Quiksilver Team Rider Kelly Slater winning his 11th ASP World Champ Title. Photo by ASP.On December 15, 2011, Quiksilver, which has had a tough time of things during this recession, announced revenues grew 10% to $545.2 million compared with $495.1 million in the fourth quarter in 2010. Consolidated net revenues for the year grew 6% […]
Youth Culture’s Sourcing of New Music and Bands Correlate with Where Trends Are Headed for Connecting with the Marketplace-Fresh Data
Given the influence of music on youth culture and their search for sourcing new finds, fresh data from Label Networks’ Spring Youth Culture Study 2011 reveals where the new connections with the marketplace are now happening.
“The Kids Are Alright -300 Fashion Style Portraits” -A Documentary Report by Label Networks
The preview: visual and mesmerizing journey through the variety of fashion styles that young people prefer and why, with the rare authenticity that comes from images captured in their own environments.
Label Networks Presents”The Kids Are Alright -300 Fashion Style Portraits” -A Documentary Report
A visual and mesmerizing journey through the variety of fashion styles that young people prefer and why, with the rare authenticity that comes from images captured in their own environments.
Label Networks Street Fashion Report -DIY Styles, Directions in Accessories, Graphics, Colors, and Mix of Eras
In this visual report, taken from our new Fall Youth Culture Study 2010, we take a look at key elements from the street fashion report section on key trends and importance of self-expression as achieved by youth culture today.
Street Fashion Report: Traveling the Country this Summer, Our Fashion Reporter Provides Latest Scoop on Fresh T-shirt Graphics, Youth Styles, Accessories, Denim, Hairstyles
What’s hot in youth culture based on what’s actually being worn is often at odds with designer’s predictions and various runway fare. Here’s a look at summer’s trends.