Sportswear International is reporting that Native Shoes has appointed a new president. Effective immediately, Kyle Housman will take over the role from Darren Hawrish. Darren will stay on in an advisory position.
Kyle comes from Lululemon and helped lead the charge on their expansion in Australia.
Read the full story here.
According to the FN News, Quiksilver has just announced that they are rebranding the parent company to Boardriders Inc. The are changing their name to signal a “new phase for the company and to better reflect its full range of brands, including Quiksilver, Roxy and DC Shoes.”
Our friends over at Slavin Raphael just sent us a press release that they are the new Canadian sales agency for Frame.
“Frame is a brand that bridges heritage and quality of manufacturing in Los Angeles with a distinctly European aesthetic. Its collections take inspiration from a French way of “dressed up casual” embodied but the style icons of the 1970’s”
We reached out to Avi Raphael to get some more details.
Q) Congrats on picking up Frame for the Canadian market. Can you tell us about the collection and what attracted you to it?
Avi) They are the freshest and most innovative denim ...