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Leonie Barrie | 27 Aug 2014

Hot on the heels of expanding its Dockers brand license agreement with Levi Strauss & Co for the third time in four months, Hampshire Group CEO Paul Buxbaum is optimistic the company turnaround is starting to take hold. Here he talks to just-style about new opportunities and on-going efforts to leverage the firm's supply chain.

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Beth Wright | 28 Nov 2016

Apparel maker Hampshire Group has voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after failing to attract funding to facilitate its ongoing strategic turnaround initiatives.


Beth Wright | 12 Jul 2016

Clothing maker Hampshire Group is to transition its Dockers clothing brand licenses back to Levi Strauss & Co after reaching an agreement with the US denim giant.


Beth Wright | 15 Jun 2016

Apparel maker Hampshire Group has said it is considering an "orderly wind down of its operations" after announcing the company has not secured a new credit facility to replace the previous agreement with its lender.


Michelle Russell | 28 Apr 2015

Apparel maker Hampshire Group has terminated its license agreement with Sole Asset Holdings to design, develop and produce apparel under the Gramicci brand.


Katie Smith | 15 Apr 2015

Apparel maker Hampshire Group is to sell its Honduras-based manufacturer Rio Garment to a group led by the unit's existing management, in a move that will provide "significant liquidity" into the US firm's operations.


Michelle Russell | 17 Mar 2015

US apparel business Hampshire Group has appointed William Drozdowski as interim-CFO following the termination of Trey Darwin's position earlier this month.


Michelle Russell | 4 Mar 2015

Trey Darwin, the chief financial officer for US apparel business Hampshire Group, has had his position terminated.


Michelle Russell | 18 Feb 2015

Hampshire Group has cut its sales and earnings outlook for the fourth quarter, blaming the cancellation or delay of December deliveries and quality issues from a key fabric supplier.


Michelle Russell | 7 Nov 2014

US apparel business Hampshire Group has moved to a profit in its third-quarter thanks to strong growth in sales driven by the addition of new brands earlier this year.


Richard Woodard | 13 Aug 2014

Apparel business Hampshire Group recorded a net loss and a 44% slump in sales in the second quarter, but the company’s CEO insists a recovery is just around the corner.


Michelle Russell | 17 Jul 2014

Fashion apparel maker Hampshire Group has signed a global sourcing deal with jeans giant Levi Strauss.


Michelle Russell | 2 Jul 2014

Fashion apparel maker Hampshire Group has entered into a licensing deal with California-based hiking and climbing-inspired brand Gramicci.


Katie Smith | 14 May 2014

Fashion apparel maker Hampshire Group has narrowed its first-quarter loss, due to lower expenses and improved margins.


Michelle Russell | 13 May 2014

Fashion apparel maker Hampshire Group has extended its license agreement with Levi Strauss & Co. for its Dockers brand's men's tops business.


Michelle Russell | 31 Mar 2014

Fashion apparel maker Hampshire Group widened its net loss in the fourth quarter as one-off costs and a difficult sales environment hit the group's bottom line.


Katie Smith | 31 Mar 2014

Fashion apparel maker Hampshire Group has promoted senior vice president of operations, David Price, to the role of chief operating officer.


Leonie Barrie | 21 Feb 2014

Fashion apparel maker Hampshire Group has added the James Campbell luxury men's wear brand to its portfolio after acquiring the privately held business from Maverick J LLC.


Michelle Russell | 23 Dec 2013

Hampshire Group has said it will report another year of losses and poor results in fiscal 2013 but expects to produce positive cash flow and EBITDA in its next financial year.


Katie Smith | 13 Nov 2013

US apparel manufacturer Hampshire Group has said it is "disappointed" after reporting a wider year-on-year loss during the third quarter, hurt by lower sales and increased costs.


Katie Smith | 11 Oct 2013

US-based apparel manufacturer Hampshire Group has selected Centric Software's product lifecycle management (PLM) solution as a company-wide tool to help support the growth of its business.


Katie Smith | 14 Aug 2013

US fashion apparel manufacturer Hampshire Group returned to profit during the second quarter, but said its performance does not reflect the long-term prospects of the business.


Katie Smith | 18 Jun 2013

Apparel manufacturer Hampshire Group has appointed president and chief executive officer Paul Buxbaum to the additional post of chairman.


Petah Marian | 11 Jun 2013

Hampshire Group has sold the Scott James brand and related assets to the brand's founder Scott Kuhlman.


Katie Smith | 30 May 2013

Fashion apparel manufacturer Hampshire Group has named Trey Darwin its new CFO.


Katie Smith | 10 May 2013

Apparel maker Hampshire Group has seen its first-quarter losses widen on the back of lower sales at its Rio Garment Honduran manufacturing plant and restructuring charges.


Katie Smith | 19 Mar 2013

Apparel company Hampshire Group has seen its full-year losses widen amid efforts to focus on its Rio Garment business, as well as its Dockers and Panama Jack licences.


Katie Smith | 23 Jan 2013

Apparel business Hampshire Group has appointed board member Paul Buxbaum as its new chief executive officer, replacing Heath Golden who has resigned.


Richard Woodard | 9 Nov 2012

Sales growth from its acquisition of Rio Garment helped apparel business Hampshire Group to cut its third quarter loss and increase sales.

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Leonie Barrie | 1 Sep 2014

To coincide with World Water Week, which kicked off in Stockholm yesterday, the need for better use of increasingly limited water resources has turned the spotlight on the global cotton industry - one of the largest and thirstiest crops produced.

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