Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / Formation of Iconix China completed
Formation of Iconix China completed
09
Sep '08
Iconix Brand Group Inc announced that the Company and Novel Fashion Brands Limited (Novel), owned and run by Silas Chou and family, had completed the formation of Iconix China Limited (Iconix China), a Hong Kong company formed by the parties to develop and exploit the Iconix brands in Greater China.

Veronica Chou has been named President of Iconix China. Ms. Chou was formerly a private banker at Citibank and has a strong background in the fashion apparel industry in both the U.S. and Chinese markets. The Company also announced that Lei Chen has joined as Executive Vice President Merchandising Asia Pacific and will be responsible for coordinating the integration of the Iconix portfolio of brands with local partners in China.

Neil Cole, Chairman and CEO of Iconix commented, "We are excited about this step we have taken to extend our portfolio of brands in China. With Silas Chou as our partner, we feel confident that we have the resources and the network for success. We believe our strategy is innovative and tailored to maximize the potential of our brands in this market and could be one of our largest long term growth opportunities."

Silas Chou, Chairman and CEO of Novel commented, "I look forward to working with Neil and his team to develop our new business in China. I am confident that together with Iconix's world class portfolio of brands and Novel's strong relationships in the region we will be able to capitalize on the emerging growth in the Chinese markets. This is just the beginning of what should be a long and profitable partnership."

Iconix Brand Group Inc


Must ReadView All

US commerce department finds dumping of low melt PSF

Textiles | On 20th Jun 2018

US commerce department finds dumping of low melt PSF

The US department of commerce (USDC) has announced affirmative final...

Courtesy: Aditya Birla

Textiles | On 20th Jun 2018

'Growth of VSF yarn industry is difficult'

Growth for the viscose filament yarn (VSF) yarn industry is...

Comfort USP of Sensitive Fabrics range of Eurojersey Spa

Apparel/Garments | On 20th Jun 2018

Comfort USP of Sensitive Fabrics range of Eurojersey Spa

Italian company Eurojersey Spa will present in 2019 new embossing...

Interviews View All

Smarth Bansal
Colorjet India Limited

We would like to venture more companies into the Indian market

Anshul Sood
Oceedee

‘Indian footwear market is nascent and largely a trend follower’

Mandeep Nagi
Shades of India

Women value something that is unique and has a flavour of India

Sandip Bhojani, Manthan Patel

Krypthm Tradelink LLP is a Surat-based manufacturer of westernwear....

Rajat Jaipuria

Activewear brand Soul Space promotes organic cotton farming and...

Apurva Kothari

No Nasties was the first fashion brand in India to make 100 per cent...

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Amiben Shroff
Shrujan

From its modest beginning in the late 1960s, Shrujan has grown into a...

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao
Nayaab

Nayaab, an exhibition meant to celebrate Indian weaves, is in its second...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


June 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search