21 February 2013
Chinese footwear and sportswear business Belle International has seen its share price fall today (21 February) after admitting its 2012 profit will be at the lower end of analyst expectations.
15 October 2012
Footwear firm Belle International Holdings has seen its third-quarter same store sales increase 2.8%.
21 August 2012
Chinese footwear and sportswear group Belle International reported a rise in first-half net income, despite the group seeing a decline in consumer confidence.
21 March 2012
Footwear firm Belle International Holdings Ltd is to buy sportswear distributor Big Step Limited for up to CNY920m (US$145.6m) as part of efforts to expand its geographical presence in mainland China.
23 September 2011
Industrial inkjet specialist Durst Phototetechnik AG has launched what it describes as “a genuine alternative to flatbed screen printing,” at the ITMA 2011 textile and garment machinery exhibition in Barcelona this week.
19 September 2011
French luxury fashion label Jean-Charles de Castelbajac (JCDC) has been bought by South Korean firm EXR, part of the textile division of the Seoha Brand Group.
12 September 2011
Footwear and accessories maker Steve Madden has signed a deal with Italian fashion firm BasicNet SpA to take on the Superga sneaker license in North America - and has tapped Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen as creative directors for the brand.
27 January 2010
Sportswear company Basicnet has acquired a 50% stake in Anzi&Besson in a deal designed to relaunch and promote the historic skiwear brand.
27 October 2009
Apparel brand distributor Total Apparel Group has secured a line of credit through Hartsko Financial Services that will assist the company in financing purchase orders for Active Apparel and Kappa North America, two of its wholly-owned subsidiaries.
26 August 2009
First-half profit at Belle International Holdings Ltd, China’s largest retailer of women’s footwear, has jumped 14.9% on higher sales.
24 July 2009
Sportswear company China Dongxiang has signed up ex-Adidas designer Michael Michalsky to create a new collection for its Kappa brand.
30 April 2009
Apparel and footwear distributor Total Apparel Group Inc (TAG) has secured the master licensing rights for the Kappa and Robe Di Kappa brands in the US and Canada.
10 October 2007
Italian sportswear maker BasicNet SpA, which owns the Kappa brand, plans to set up a sports shoe research and development joint venture with China Dongxiang (Group) Co (3818.HK) in the next 18 months.
17 July 2007
Shoe maker RG Barry has named Juliana Prather as brand president for its recently licensed Superga canvas/active fashion footwear business.
19 June 2007
Footwear marketer RG Barry Corporation has been signed as the exclusive US and Canada licensee for the Superga canvas and active footwear brand.
4 June 2007
Footwear company BasicNet has bought the Superga footwear brand for EUR23m (US$30.9m) from wholesaler Formula Sport Group (FSG).