VF Corp Lifts FY Outlook After Robust Q1 Results

VF Corp. reported earnings 62 percent on an adjusted basis in the first quarter ended June 30, to 43 cents a share, well above Wall Street’s consensus estimate of 33 cents. Sales grew 23 percent on a reported basis and were up 21 percent in constant dollars Currency-neutral sales jumped 32 percent at Vans and 5 percent at The North Face.

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Study: Air Pollution Impacting U.S. National Park Visitation

More than 300 million visitors travel to U.S. national parks every year to experience America’s iconic landscapes. But poor air quality in parks may negatively affect visitation, according to a study published in Science Advances by researchers from Iowa State University and Cornell University.

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Skechers Q2 Earnings Slump 24 Percent

Skechers USA Inc. reported earnings sunk 23.9 percent in the second quarter ended June 30, to $45.3 million, or 29 cents a share, falling short of the company’s guidance. Sales rose 10.6 percent to $1.13 billion.

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CamelBak Appoints Greg Williamson As President

CamelBak has appointed Greg Williamson as president of the company, effective July 16. Williamson has experience in consumer products and large global brands, specifically in strategy and product development, channel marketing and brand building and international markets.

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Speedo USA Signs Caeleb Dressel

Speedo USA, a division of PVH Corp., announced that two-time Olympic gold medalist, seven-time FINA World Championships gold medalist and competitive swimming phenom Caeleb Dressel has joined Team Speedo USA, marking his first endorsement since becoming a professional swimmer earlier this year.

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