Branded apparel company VF Corporation's Intimate coalition has promoted Anne Jardine to the position of president - department/chain brands.

Jardine, who previously served as vice president of business development, will now oversee the coalition's department and chain store brand teams. She will also remain responsible for the Intimates unit's joint venture partnerships in Canada and Mexico and its VF Outlet business.

In addition to this, Jardine will spearhead the coalition's plans to extend its Curvation brand beyond intimate apparel.

Jardine joined VF Intimates in January 2000 as vice president and general manager for Bestform/Exquisite Form.

VF Corporation is a leader in branded apparel including jeans wear, intimate apparel, sportswear, outdoor products and work wear.