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The global fashion business journal

Jan 25, 20208:42pm




Gap was founded in 1969 by Donald Fisher and Doris F. Fisher in San Francisco. The group is the owner of Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Hill City and Athleta. The founding family is still connected to the company owning a majority stake.

h By P. R.
Nov 25, 2019 — 9:00am
Can Gap gain back its crown?

The once biggest fashion retailer in the world has been stuck in boredom for years. The group need an executive that gives it a spin and bets on the product. 

h By mds
Nov 22, 2019 — 8:19am
Gap keeps struggling, profit plunges 47%

The company expects to end its fiscal year with a single digit drop in sales. In the third quarter, the company’s sales were 3.9 billion dollars.  

h By mds
Nov 8, 2019 — 8:46am
Gap chief executive officer Art Peck to step down

Art Peck leaves office as president and chief executive officer of the fourth largest fashion retailer. Robert J. Fisher, son of the founders, relieves him on an interim basis.


h By Mds
Sep 25, 2019 — 4:00pm

The fashion retailer has appointed Mary Beth Laughton as president and CEO of the sportswear chain. She will take the role at the end of October.

h By Mds
Sep 2, 2019 — 6:23pm

The American retail giant, that operated in the country until 2016, has opened a new store in the capital of the country.

h By Mds
Aug 23, 2019 — 5:13pm

The American giant closed the first half of its fiscal year, ended August 3rd, with a net benefit of 7.7 billion dollars, and sales for 395 million dollars.

h By Mds
Aug 19, 2019 — 4:17pm

The American retail giant creates the new business model Style Passport, that will allow the customer to rent three garments a month for a fixed price of 85 dollars. 

h By Mds
Aug 14, 2019 — 6:00pm

Bestseller, Gap, Li&Fung, PVH, Target, VF Corporation or Target are some of the big fashion retailers that participate in the Life and Building Safety Initiative (Labs) platform to promote safety in the factories located in these countries.

h By Mds
Aug 8, 2019 — 6:40pm

The American retail urban fashion brand has added to its board of directors, Felix Carbullido, current vice president and marketing director of Williams-Sonoma.