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NRI Adds Eastern Leadership

on 06/20/2018 - 03:29 pm

Press Release

NRI Adds Eastern Leadership
NRI is pleased to announce the hiring of Jason Brooks as General Manager, NRI East.  Jason will be based in Montreal and lead NRI's east coast operations.
 


Jason comes to NRI from Puma Canada where he was VP of Operations and Supply Chain for the past 5 years.  Bringing a wealth of experience with top-tier brands and 3PL integrations in Canada, Jason will lead NRI's expansion in eastern North America.  "I am very excited to join such a dynamic organization that is focused on using best in class technology to service customers in very challenging time, where logistics has become such a critical part of the consumer ...

NRI Opens Montreal Location

on 03/09/2018 - 10:06 am

Press Release - NRI Distribution has big plans for 2018, specifically expanding into Eastern Canada.  NRI has announced its commitment to open a Montreal facility in May of this year.
 


With operations already established in Western Canada and the United States, it is time to set their sights on the East Coast, and Montreal is NRI’s top pick to set roots in the east.  “We are entering the Montreal market for a multitude of reasons.  Not only are the people and the culture of Quebec in line with our company values, but we feel that Montreal is a great starting point to connect us to the vibrant independent outdoor and fashion retailers and consumers,&rdq ...

New SlavinRaphael.com

on 03/09/2018 - 09:57 am

SlavinRaphael, one of North America’s most exciting and premier fashion wholesale companies, is inviting visitors to explore its new website: www.slavinraphael.com. The new website has been designed to provide ultimate user-friendly and heightened visual experience from the main page through to its impressive international brand portfolio.
 
“We are proud to launch our new website that matches our evolving aesthetic and vibe!  Nothing beats coming to see us in person but visiting us online is the next best option,” said Steven and Avi, partners at Slavin Raphael. “We will continue to work hard in bringing the best apparel, footwear and accessory brand ...

Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada Show to Provide Glimpse into Global Design and Fashion Trends

on 07/25/2017 - 10:42 am

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 – ...

Smartwool Announces New Canadian Sales and Marketing Team

on 06/07/2017 - 02:46 pm

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 ...

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 ...

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 & ...

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 ...

New Brands at Terry Schindler & Associates

on 08/03/2016 - 11:35 am

Our friends at Terry Schindler & Associates have a few new brands that they are debuting for the upcoming sales season.
 
 
 
 
Baro Drywear - www.barodrywear.com 
Vancouver based outerwear company.
 


Olivia Burton Watches - www.oliviaburton.com 
Affordable, stylish and fashion-led watches. 
 
 

National Standards - http://shop.ntlstandards.com/
Classically styled, but with a modern fit, everyday essentials.
 
 

 
For more information and to contact Terry Schindler & Associates, please visit their listing on CUT & SHOW.