Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / VF Corp sells Licensed Sports Group business to Fanatics
VF Corp sells Licensed Sports Group business to Fanatics
05
Apr '17
VF Corporation, a leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Licensed Sports Group (LSG) business to Fanatics, Inc. VF's LSG business includes the Majestic brand, which supplies apparel and fanware through licensing agreements with US and international sports teams.

The transaction, which is expected to close in the second quarter of this year, is subject to standard customary closing conditions for a closing to occur. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

VF Corporation outfits consumers around the world with its diverse portfolio of iconic lifestyle brands, including Vans, The North Face, Timberland, Wrangler and Lee.

Fanatics is a global leader for officially licensed sports merchandise. Fanatics comprises the broadest online assortment by offering hundreds of thousands of officially licensed items via its Fanatics, FansEdge and Kitbag brands, as well as the largest selection of sports collectibles and memorabilia through Fanatics Authentic. (KD)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


Interviews View All

Top executives, Textile Industry

Top executives
Textile Industry

We will move away from mass production to production in micro-factories

Top executives, Fashion houses, India

Top executives
Fashion houses, India

With technology, it has become easier to ensure IPR

Stefan Warnaar, Peak to Plateau

Stefan Warnaar
Peak to Plateau

People are willing to pay for quality and performance

Italtex,

Italtex

Italtex is a leading studio publishing fabric trend-books since 1959....

Harsh Shah,

Harsh Shah

Established in 1956 with a small beginning, Embee today manufactures a...

Amol Bhagwati,

Amol Bhagwati

A textile finishing solution provider, Inspiron Engineering Private...

Sameer Sonkusale & Rachel Owyeung, Tufts University

Sameer Sonkusale & Rachel Owyeung
Tufts University

A team at the Tufts University in Massachusetts was recently in news for...

Mark Brill, Birmingham City University (BCU)

Mark Brill
Birmingham City University (BCU)

<div>A technological breakthrough could see people getting messages about...

Razvan Popescu, Directa Plus SpA

Razvan Popescu
Directa Plus SpA

Directa Plus is one of the largest producers and suppliers worldwide of...

Tony Ward, Tony Ward

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Sweta Agarwal, A Humming Way

Sweta Agarwal
A Humming Way

A Humming Way (AHW) is inspired by the old-world regalia of Rajasthan...

Ritu Kumar, Label Ritu Kumar

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

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


November 2019

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

Follow us on instagram

Follow

Follow Fibre2Fashion On

Follow Fibre2Fashion On


Advanced Search