Small business owner pushing a bigger message with her clothing brand

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SALISBURY, Md. – An Eastern Shore native recently started her own clothing line, called Blacklash. However, we’re told it’s more than just about clothing, it’s a clothing line inspired by the black community. The owner of the clothing line, Quintaya Forchion tells us, Blacklash is inspired by the black community to overcome adversity, break stereotypes … Read more

Jessica Simpson Fashion Brand Owner Preparing to Sell Assets in Bankruptcy

Jessica Simpson Fashion Brand Owner Preparing to Sell Assets in Bankruptcy

(Bloomberg) — The troubled owner of Jessica Simpson’s brand is nearing a deal to sell its majority stake in the fashion line back to the singer and offload other assets as part of a potential Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, according to people with knowledge of the plans.Sequential Brands Group Inc. had been seeking to sell … Read more

Owner of Colorado Brand Sliv Life On How Clothing Design Helped him Overcome Addiction and Cancer

Owner of Colorado Brand Sliv Life On How Clothing Design Helped him Overcome Addiction and Cancer

Fashion is a means of self-expression, a way to display personality through a visual medium. For many that is the full extent of its reach. But for Colorado-based brand, Sliv Life, clothing is about more than just a fashion statement. It’s about growth, overcoming hardship and telling a story that empowers people to live their … Read more

Brooks Brothers Owner and Shein Could Be Fashion’s Next Big IPOs – Sourcing Journal

Authentic Brands Group, Chinese fast-fashion giant Shein, Allbirds and On Running are all said to be considering making their public debut.

The red-hot IPO market could soon have several new entrants. So far in 2021, Poshmark, Mytheresa.com, Dr. Martens, and ThredUp all brought their fashion propositions to the public markets, with self-driving tech firm TuSimple raising $1.35 billion in its debut and medical scrubs startup Figs also joining the IPO party. New names are said to be… … Read more

Report: Forever 21 Owner Authentic Brands Plans IPO This Year

Report: Forever 21 Owner Authentic Brands Plans IPO This Year

Forever 21 store. Shutterstock. Authentic Brands Group LLC, the owner of brands such as Brooks Brothers, Juicy Couture and Forever 21, is exploring going public as soon as this year, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The New York-based company has held discussions with potential advisers about an initial public offering, the people … Read more

Fashion-Brands Owner Collected Group Gets Approval for Chapter 11 Plan

Fashion-Brands Owner Collected Group Gets Approval for Chapter 11 Plan

Fashion-brands owner the Collected Group won court approval for a bankruptcy exit plan that will keep its largest shareholder KKR & Co. in charge, after a deal with unsecured creditors. Chino, Calif.-based Collected Group is the design and distribution force behind Joie, Current/Elliott and Equipment apparel labels, that are sold through department stores and, before … Read more

Forever 21 owner authentic brands plans IPO this year

A woman enters a Forever 21 store in Midtown Manhattan in New York City. (AFP)

Authentic Brands Group LLC, the owner of brands such as Brooks Brothers, Juicy Couture and Forever 21, is exploring going public as soon as this year, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The New York-based company has held discussions with potential advisers about an initial public offering, the people said, asking not to … Read more