KSWISS has teamed up with some influential young entrepreneurs, Anwar Carrots, Coco & Breezy, @f**kjerry and Karen Civil for their FW17 Generation K campaign.
Generation K will debut 3 new hero sneakers: Icon Knit, Icon 66 and Court Frasco.
Be sure to watch the video on Hypebeast narrated by Gary Vaynerchuk, here.
ApparelCamp Vancouver is a free, user-driven, collaborative “unconference” for people who work in the apparel and soft goods industry. The one-day event brings together passionate people who are interested in collaborating to share insights, learning best practices, and networking with other top professionals in Vancouver’s apparel and soft goods industry.
Free Event Sept. 30th 2017 - learn more here.
We just received notice that our friends in Montreal at Industry + Zoe are the new Quebec agents for the popular Australian leather goods brand Bellroy.
Since 2010, Bellroy has produces quality leather goods such as wallets, laptop sleeves, phone cases, travel accessories and more.
Contact Industry + Zoe for more information, here.
Our friends at slavin raphael just gave us the heads up that they are the new exclusive sales agency for Schott NYC for Canada.
Schott NYC is an iconic leather brand from New York that has a huge celebrity following as well as amazing collaborations with Rag & Bone, Supreme, Vetements and more.
slavin raphael will begin showing Schott NYC immediately and you can contact them via CUT & SHOW here.
Toronto, Ontario – August 22, 2017 – The second annual Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada (ATSC) show opened in Toronto Monday with a record attendance. Reporting more than 5,000 registered visitors, the show saw a 40 percent increase in attendees over last year on day one alone.
ATSC returned to the Toronto International Centre 50 percent larger than its inaugural show in 2016, with 300 exhibits from more than 20 countries showcasing the latest and greatest in apparel and textiles from around the world. Representatives from China alone occupy 200 of those booths, with the other exhibits featuring wares from such countries as ...
Keynote and fashion trend forecaster Emily Miller Palmquist to reveal why casual, comfortable clothing that transcends seasons is on the rise
Toronto, Ontario – July 19, 2017 – If you want to know what’s on deck in the fashion world, you can take a clue from Mother Nature. The more erratic our weather patterns, the more we’re seeing clothing that transcends seasons, says fashion trend forecaster Emily Miller Palmquist, keynote speaker at the upcoming Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada (ATSC) show, to be held August 21-23, 2017, at the Toronto International Centre.
Presenting at ATSC 2017 on August 22 at 11:00 a.m., Palmquist – ...
Our friends at Horton Berner Fashion Group just sent us a link to a recent post on MR Mag that features AG Jeans that touts them denim label as the “Denim Brand of the Decade”
AG, founded in 2001 has stood the test of time and has become a major player in the premium denim market. Securing floor space in some of the best independent and specialty chain stores around the world.
The article features a brief history of the brands founders and speaks to many of the directional retailers that buy the brand for their stores.
Head on over to MR-Mag.com for the full feature, and for more information about carrying AG for your store, contact Horton Berner Fashio ...
The KNOWSHOW kicks off in Vancouver this week and they have lined up a keynote by Shauna Olsten. Shauna, formerly of Quiksilver, Roxy, DC Shoes, Native Footwear and Kit + Ace will discuss the ever changing retail landscape and uncovering retails new equity. Read more here.
Yours truly (Brian Jenkinson) will be hosting a Tactical Session with a few local Vancouver retailers discussing eCommerce and some of the hurdles & successes of moving from traditional bricks & mortar to the digital space.
I’ll be chatting with Adele Tetangco from Garmentory along with Brendan Bennett from Still Life. Read more here.
MONTREAL, QUEBEC – June 29th , 2017 –
The North Face Canada is proud to announce the transition of Maxim Turcotte into the “Brand, Communications and Sports Marketing Coordinator” role, here in Montreal, QC.
“Max has now been with the Marketing department here at The North Face for the past 2 years in the role of Account Marketing Coordinator. During this time, through his demonstrated and applied brand vision, Max was able to sophisticate and expand the national account marketing program. His organizational skills, as well as his great creativity, will be tremendous assets for for the brand as he’ll be able to increase ...
Steamboat Springs, Colo. (June 05, 2017) — Today, Smartwool announced two new hires to the brand’s Canadian team.
“The growth of our team is indicative of our recent growth in the marketplace, as the brand has been gaining momentum for two years,” said Smartwool Canada Sales and Marketing Director, Corey Stecker. “Our new team will help us achieve our goal of becoming Canada’s leader in versatile, premium apparel and accessories for outdoor adventures. Our team is one investment among many as we strive to support and boost our specialty retail partners.”
In May, Marie-Élizabeth Lajoie joined the team as Marketing Coordinator ...