SF-based sustainable shoe brand Allbirds has appointed Under Armour's former managing director of Asia Pacific Erick Haskell as president of international, a role in which he will head Allbirds' international operations.
H&M remains the most popular fashion brand globally with Zara, Adidas, Asos and Nike also in the top five of brands consumers are searching for, while French luxury labels are performing strongly, new figures show.
Ybrands has released a new study ranking the most trustworthy brands according to consumers aged 13-36. While Dove took the top spot across all product categories, Nike reigned supreme among fashion brands.
The American sportswear brand has announced several key changes across its international management team. After naming Massimo Baratto head of EMEA, Under Amour is now sending Jason Archer to develop its Asia market.
The sportswear company has warned consumers in the US about a potential data security incident, which may have impacted important customer data such as contact information, usernames and encrypted passwords.
The brand group announced on Wednesday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the majority of the North American licensing business, which has a portfolio including Disney, Calvin Klein and Under Armour.