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The Path to $5 Billion: Vans Unveils Roadmap For Lofty Goal

Published on September 18, 2018 By kelly simmons

The numbers that the Vans leadership presented at Wednesday morning’s investor meeting in Costa Mesa, CA, were staggering relative to the company’s current financial snapshot of $3 billion in annual revenue for fiscal 2018. The footwear and apparel brand expects to generate compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10 percent to 12 percent each year […]

State of Vermont Announces Relocation to Denver

Published on August 16, 2018 By kelly simmons

The move follows North Face parent company and Outdoor Retailer show to Mile High City. Ending months of speculation, Vermont today announced plans to relocate the entire state to Denver, Colorado. Citing desires to be closer to the capital of the outdoor industry, to the heartbeat of the outdoor recreation economy, and to Sancho’s Broken […]

VF Corp moving to Colorado, splitting into two companies

Published on August 15, 2018 By kelly simmons

The North Face, JanSport, Eagle Creek, and Altra are moving to metro Denver, while VF’s denim and outlet businesses will stay in North Carolina. Colorado’s outdoor recreation economy is about to get a lot stronger. VF Corporation, the Fortune 250 holding company for The North Face, JanSport, Smartwool, and other brands, announced that its moving its global […]

VF Corp. CEO Steve Rendle Talks Company’s ‘Purpose-Led Journey’

Published on August 6, 2018 By kelly simmons

The leader of one of the largest outdoor and active lifestyle corporations said diversity and inclusion should be priorities that are equal to shareholder value in today’s business model—for both his company and the industry as a whole. Steve Rendle, chairman and CEO of VF Corp.—parent of such iconic brands as The North Face, Vans, […]

VF Corp Reports Record Profits, Outdoor and Action Sports Revenue up 12%

Published on July 23, 2010 By marty

“This was another outstanding quarter: revenues grew across all coalitions, gross margins reached record levels and earnings per share hit an all-time high,” said Eric C. Wiseman, chairman and chief executive officer. “While current indicators point to a pause in the economic recovery, strong, highly profitable brands with compelling products that speak to consumers’ needs […]