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Business Jul 22, 2012

Warriors of Radness Sold to American Apparel

Today we get both interesting, yet very unexpected news, from Warriors of Radness. Rick Klotz, the man behind WOR and Freshjive, has sold the brand to the biggest domestic clothing maker, none other than American Apparel. In an eMail… Read more
Sneakers Jun 14, 2012

Supra and Lil Wayne Announce Partnership

In an interesting move, ONE Distribution has announced today that Supra has entered a partnership with rapper Lil Wayne. The exclusive relationship will result in a collection of footwear inspired and overseen by Lil Wayne and manufactured… Read more
Business Apr 9, 2012

Raf Simons Replaces John Galliano at DIOR

Many rumors circulated about who would take over the artistic director position at DIOR, after designer John Galliano was fired last year for anti-Semitic remarks. From Marc Jacobs to Riccardo Tisci from Givenchy, many names were coming up… Read more
Business Mar 26, 2012

Is H&M Working on a High Fashion Brand?

The H&M New Business division, comprised of Weekday, Cheap Monday, Monki and COS seems to be busy these days. COS was the first in-house move by H&M into a higher fashion category and so far that has been very successful. … Read more
Business Mar 25, 2012

A.P.C. Sells Stake for Expansion

It is always interesting to get some background information on the business of brands that report about so often. Since many of them are privately held companies, such as A.P.C., news about their financials hardly ever come out. Today we… Read more
Fashion Feb 1, 2011

Hong Kong’s I.T Buys 90% of Bape Parent Co.

In a surprising move, news came in today that Hong Kong’s I.T. Group has purchased 90% of A Bathing Ape mother company Nowhere Inc. “Hong Kong-based I.T Ltd said Tuesday it has bought 90 percent of Nowhere Co., the corporate … Read more
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