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New Livestock Location in Toronto

on 03/08/2016 - 11:14 am

Our friends at livestock have opened a new store in Toronto at 406 Roncesvalles. The store, which also features a “pop down” space, features original wood floors and brick wallls with updates lighting and build outs. The store also features a modular racking system with incorporated power, allowing any of the apparel or footwear racks to be moved throughout the store. 
 
 
 
Below are some images from the space and a brief description of each.
 
ENTRANCE, 1ST ROOM:
1. The entrance to the store keeps the original wooden floors and brick walls. The textures of the brick and wood floor add some visual warmth and depth to the store, which is contr ...

PUMA by Rihanna AW16 Collection Premieres at New York Fashion Week

on 02/22/2016 - 03:15 pm

New York fashion week is fast becoming an event for many recording artists to debut their latest fashion collaborations with major fashion houses. Some have even begun to drop their new albums alongside the clothing, as we saw with Kanye West and Yeezy Season 3. The day after the Yeezy release, the blogosphere went crazy with the fashion runway show from Rihanna for Puma. 
Rihanna drew inspiration from Japanese street culture and tradition for this first full season collection since partnering with PUMA in December 2014. Mixing that cultural influence with gothic overtones and exaggerated volumes and proportions, the fashion icon challenged the traditional male and female silhouettes a ...

Nordstrom Rack Announces First Canadian Store In Toronto

on 02/16/2016 - 01:38 pm

SEATTLE, Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today announced plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at One Bloor in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The 38,600-square-foot store is scheduled to open in 2018.
The store will be located in Yorkville on the southeast corner of Yonge Street and Bloor Street, a well-known shopping district in Toronto. The new Rack will join Bloor Street retailers that include Holt Renfrew, Prada, Gap, Michael Kors, H&M, and Zara. The store will be approximately one mile north of the Nordstrom full-line store scheduled to open September 16, 2016 at CF Eato ...

Slavin Raphael Named As Canadian Sales Agents for AKID Footwear

on 02/16/2016 - 12:59 pm

We have another brand announcement from Slavin Raphael in Toronto. SR has just picked up the exciting kids footwear brand, AKID. AKID is a new brand from streetwear legend, Matt George and his wife, Ashleigh Dempster. In a few short years, AKID has been placed in better boutiques around the globe and on the feet of A-list celebrities stylish kids.
 
For more information about AKID, please contact Slavin Raphael via their listing on CUT & SHOW.
 
 



PRESS RELEASE
AKID, the passion project of street wear guru Matt George and his wife Ashleigh Dempster comes to Slavin Raphael!
The duo attribute much of their inspiration to their stylish son Jasper.
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Slavin Raphael Named As Canadian Sales Agents for Outerknown

on 02/09/2016 - 02:07 pm

There is some more news coming from Slavin Raphael camp this week. Avi and his team have just been appointed as the Canadian sales agency for Kelly Slaters new project, and Kering backed - Outerknown. Outerknown has been highly anticipated since Kelly severing his ties with Quiksilver last year. Launching in Canada for Spring 2016, Outerknown will be targetting a more premium account base than previous collections with Quiksilver. Think Acne, APC & Saturdays Surf.
 


Founded by eleven-time world champion surfer, Kelly Slater, Outerknown is a menswear brand established from an understated approach to design and an overstated approach to quality, cloth, and consciousness. Acclaim ...

Slavin Raphael to Distribute Dry Lake for Canada

on 02/04/2016 - 03:59 pm

 
Our friends in Toronto at Slavin Raphael just advised us that they are distributing Dry Lake for Canada starting with the Fall 2016 Season.
 

Dry Lake was born in Stockholm, Sweden with primarily focus on the modern girl who loves to be out and about. The idea was to create and design dresses for moments in her life. The brand is primarily known for its fashionable dresses and characterized by the word happiness which always includes a rich color palette, eye catching prints and details with a sense of luxury.
Dry Lake’s strength is the ability to offer the latest trends each month at a commercial price point combined with superior service. The main ambition is to dev ...

No Limits Group to Distribute Richer Poorer for Canada

on 01/15/2016 - 11:49 am

Press Release January 15, 2016
 
No Limits Group announced today that they will be the Canadian distributor for California accessories brand Richer Poorer Inc.
 
Richer Poorer, which was acquired by Vancouver-based company Shoes.com late last year and is best known for their socks, has expanded into both underwear and the basic tees category.
 
"We’re really excited too add Richer Poorer to our list of brand partners"  says Sales & Marketing Manager Scott Murray-Burrows, "It’s no secret that socks are a hot category right now but Richer Poorer has expanded their offering to also include underwear and basic tees, its all about elevated inner wear ...

Vans Canada Announces New Apparel Sales Manager

on 09/25/2015 - 02:14 pm

Montreal, Canada (June 16, 2015) –Vans Canada is proud to welcome Marianne Demers as the Vans Apparel Sales Manager. Marianne is responsible for participating in the creation and execution of the Apparel strategy, while supporting the sales team throughout Canada.  “Marianne brings a wealth of knowledge from her previous experiences as both, a wholesale and retail leader. This is a new addition to the Vans sales management structure that will allow the brand to be more focused on the Apparel business and maximize the brands exposure ” says Jason Good, Sr. Sales Manger, Vans Canada.
“I am very excited for this opportunity & to be apart of the team. Vans is a ...