36 Results in category Press Releases

Stern Partners Inc. announces the acquisition of Jean Machine's business and assets

on 04/12/2017 - 10:12 am

Press Release - Marketwired
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - March 22, 2017) - Pacific West Commercial Corporation, an affiliate of Vancouver-based Stern Partners Inc., is pleased to announce the closing of its acquisition of the business and assets of Jean Machine, a leading Ontario denim and fashion retailer serving customers through its approximately 30 stores. Jean Machine will continue to operate as an independent entity, and the new owner has offered jobs to nearly all of Jean Machine's employees.
"We are excited about the long-term potential of Jean Machine and the denim and casual apparel market in Canada," said Ronald N. Stern, President of Stern Partners. "We are confident in t ...

Slavin Raphael to Represent Frame for Canada

on 03/06/2017 - 02:17 pm

Our friends over at Slavin Raphael just sent us a press release that they are the new Canadian sales agency for Frame.
www.frame-store.com
 
 
 
“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 ...

Vancity Original for Chinatown 2017

on 01/30/2017 - 10:45 am

Our friends at Vancity Original® are at it again. Last week, they took the wraps off their latest “Chinatown” collection to coincide with the Chinese New Year. Check out the images below and be sure to check out www.vancityoriginal.com for more information.
 
 
About the Collection
Gung Hay Fat Choy! Firecrackers, Fire Rooster, Chinese New Year is gonna be lit! Vancity Original® is back with a fresh collection to honour Vancouver's historic Chinatown. To celebrate the only bird in the zodiac, the Rooster will be featured prominently throughout the collection. Vancity Original® for Chinatown 2017 also includes nods to classic Chinese food like Beef & ...

Timebomb Trading Inc. Now Distributing The Roark Revival

on 01/11/2017 - 12:29 pm

Press Release - January 10, 2017
 
Timebomb Trading Inc is excited to announce that they are the exclusive Canadian distributor for The Roark Revival starting Fall 2017. 
 
Roark has always felt at home in Canada. The nature of the community and climate has driven our connection to the marketplace over the past 3 years. We are excited to further invest in the brand stewardship and commitment that Timebomb has earned with the retail community and consumers over the years. We expect this amazing opportunity to catalyze the foundation we’ve built with our sales force in Canada, providing the support that our growth needs. There’s a kinship that will benefit from t ...

RMA to Represent SKOVHUUS in the West

on 01/09/2017 - 12:24 pm

Our friend Randy Morris from RMA just sent us a note that he is the new Western Sales Agency for SKOVHUUS Knits & Sweaters. Randy pointed out the fact that SKOVHUUS, from Denmark is able to take part of the new free trade agreement between Canada & the European Economic Union countries - CETA.  
 
"With the recent free trade agreement between Canada and the European Economic Union, prime European brands that are from this region have become more viable as they are now duty free. Taking advantage of this recent agreement,  Randy Morris Agencies is pleased to working with Sport Collection Paris Inc, based out of Dorval, PQ and will be representing the exquisite SKOVHUU ...

House of Koopslie Wins Small Supplier of the Year Award

on 12/16/2016 - 11:14 am

We are happy to welcome Canadian accessory brand, House of Koopslie to CUT & SHOW. House of Koopslie is a range of hand crafted, fashion headbands. The company was recently named as Canadian Gift Association 2016 Small Supplier of the Year by their retailers in recognition of its “excellence, enthusiasm, and dedication to the [giftware] industry”. (CanGift.org). It’s a dedication that has solidified House of Koopslie as a trusted supplier in over 300 stores across Canada, the US and Japan. 
 
“I feel honoured and humbled to receive the 2016 Small Supplier of the Year Award,” says Monika Kupczak Ainslie, founder of House of Koopslie ...

Gildan Activewear Announces Proposed Acquisition of American Apparel Brand

on 11/21/2016 - 11:12 am

via CSGA
Press Release
 
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Nov. 14, 2016) - Gildan Activewear Inc. (TSX:GIL)(NYSE:GIL) today announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement (APA) to acquire the worldwide intellectual property rights related to the American Apparel® brand and certain assets from American Apparel, LLC, (American Apparel), a U.S.-based manufacturer of fashion basics, for a cash purchase price of approximately $66 million. Gildan will also separately purchase inventory from American Apparel to ensure a seamless supply of goods in the printwear channel while the Company integrates the brand within its Printwear business. Gildan will not be purchasing any ...

Vitaly opens flagship store in Toronto

on 11/09/2016 - 10:46 am

Our friends of at Vitaly have just taken the wraps off their first flagship store in Toronto. The store, located at 505 Queen Street West, spans over 1600 square feet over 3 floors. Vitaly, founded in 2011, makes contemporary jewelry and clothing for men and is sold in over 300 stores worldwide.
For more information, click here.
To read our feature on Vitaly click here.

Vitaly's flagship store at 505 Queen Street West, Toronto. - Vitaly
 

Vancity Original x Vancouver Canucks x Mitchell & Ness

on 10/17/2016 - 10:46 am

Press Release
VANCOUVER - New season, new faces, new team. The Vancity Original® Brand steps into the arena with Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia Co. to design the official Future Classic Collection for the Vancouver Canucks. Offerings include a custom cotton jersey, hoodie, raglan tees, snapback caps and beanies in warrior green, deep ocean, and mountain snow colour palette.
 
The Future Classic cotton jersey is detailed with a classic tonal skate and stick logo on the shoulders, VANCITY name plate on the back and the Canucks VC logo appliqué on the front. The authenticity is found on the jock tag. A custom style you can't miss and the most decorated piece in the collection. ...

Randy Morris Agencies to Represent LAZYPANTS for the West

on 10/12/2016 - 10:00 am

Our friends over at Randy Morris Agencies just sent us a quick note that they are now the new sales agents for LAZYPANTS in the west.
 
Founded in 2011, LAZYPANTS is well know for making comfortable clothes for after any activity. Check out their company mantra below:
 
We make comfy clothes for: After a long day at work, After a late night out, After a tough workout, Instead of a tough workout, After school, After the beach, After dinner, Especially after sushi, After yoga, After the game, After a bad date, After a great date (hell, during a great date). After literally anything.
 
For more information about Randy Morris Agencies and LAZYPANTS, click here.
 
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