RG Barry Corporation
| 19 Nov 2014
A committee of footwear sourcing executives has identified eight footwear factories in China and Vietnam that they say are among the top performers when it comes to social compliance and their commitment to continuously improve factory conditions and standards.
| 8 Sep 2014
The acquisition of US slipper and accessories maker RG Barry Corporation for US$215m by private equity firm Mill Road Capital has completed.
| 2 May 2014
Private equity firm Mill Road Capital is to acquire all of the outstanding shares of slipper and accessories marker RG Barry Corporation that it doesn't already own, in a deal worth around $215m.
| 5 Feb 2014
RG Barry Brands has booked an increase in second-quarter earnings but reaffirmed its outlook for lower full-year sales on the back of economic headwinds.
| 14 Jan 2014
US footwear and accessories manufacturer RG Barry Brands has appointed digital marketing veteran Heather Richard as its director of e-commerce.
| 8 Jan 2014
RG Barry Brands has promoted Jeff Cosgrove to head its Foot Petals business unit.
| 16 Dec 2013
RG Barry Corporation has entered into a non-disclosure standstill agreement with Mill Road Capital Management for the purchase of the US footwear firm.
| 6 Nov 2013
Shifts in the timing of holiday shipments to retailers, combined with the sluggish retail environment, weighed on footwear and accessories manufacturer RG Barry's profit during the third quarter.
| 25 Oct 2013
US footwear and accessories manufacturer RG Barry has formed a committee to "review and evaluate" a buyout offer from private investment firm Mill Road Capital Management.
| 14 Oct 2013
US-based footwear and accessories manufacturer RG Barry has promoted Lee Smith to president of its footwear business unit, replacing Nancy Coons.
| 12 Sep 2013
RG Barry has received a buyout offer from private investment firm Mill Road Capital Management.
| 11 Sep 2013
The National Shoe Retailers Association (NSRA) and the Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America (FDRA) have entered into a strategic partnership to help raise the profile of independent footwear retailers in Washington.
| 6 Sep 2013
Footwear and accessories manufacturer RG Barry has reported a 40.7% decline in earnings during the fourth quarter, offsetting a slight increase in total sales.
| 7 May 2013
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry has seen its first-quarter profits surge 84.8%, helped by increased sales of accessories.
| 5 Feb 2013
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry has today (5 February) reported that its first-half profit fell 13.6% on the back of declining footwear sales - but said its performance was in line with its expectations.
| 6 Nov 2012
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry has today (6 November) seen its first-quarter net profit slide 11% on the back of falling sales.
| 11 Sep 2012
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry Corp has today (11 September) swung to a fourth-quarter net profit on the back of "robust" footwear sales and a revaluation of net deferred tax assets.
| 8 Feb 2012
Strong Christmas demand for footwear lines like slippers have helped RG Barry Corporation to a 47.3% jump in second quarter profit, the company said yesterday (7 February).
| 9 Nov 2011
Dearfoams accessory footwear business RG Barry Corporation recorded a near-doubling of first quarter profits, but warned against reading too much into the results.
| 14 Sep 2011
New sales from its newly acquired Foot Petals and Baggallini businesses have helped footwear and accessories maker RG Barry Corporation to halve its fourth quarter loss.
| 8 Sep 2011
Slipper maker RG Barry Corporation is to shutter one of its distribution facilities as part of an expanded four-year deal with its logistics supplier.
| 11 May 2011
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry Corporation has swung to a third quarter loss after being hurt by lower sales and costs related to its acquisition of the Baggallini business.
| 8 Feb 2011
Fashion and functional accessory marketer RG Barry Corporation registered dips in second quarter profit and sales in what the company called a “challenging” year.
| 31 Jan 2011
Accessory footwear and slipper marketer RG Barry Corporation has completed the US$14m purchase of premium insoles company Foot Petals.
| 9 Nov 2010
Slipper maker RG Barry Corporation has posted strong increases in first quarter sales and profits thanks to earlier than expected Christmas shipments to retailers.
| 3 Aug 2010
RG Barry Corporation is taking its Dearfoams brand beyond slippers after signing a license to expand the line into sleepwear and apparel.
| 11 May 2010
RG Barry Corporation has reported increased net sales and net earnings for the third quarter after spring business prospered.
| 15 Feb 2010
Accessories footwear marketer RG Barry has appointed Jay Smith as its China-based vice president of sourcing.
| 11 Feb 2010
Accessory footwear marketer RG Barry Corporation has boosted first-half profits by 31%, on the back of better sales for its Dearfoams brand.
| 4 Nov 2009
Accessory footwear maker RG Barry Corporation has more than doubled its first quarter earnings after the timing of shipments to retailers returned to a more normal pattern.
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