VF Corporation Completes the Sale of the Occupational Portion of Its Work Segment
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 28, 2021--
VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC), a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, today announced that it has completed the sale of the occupational portion of its Work segment to a subsidiary of Redwood Capital Investments, LLC, a diversified holding company.
The occupational workwear portion of VF’s Work segment includes the following brands: Red Kap ®, VF Solutions ®, Bulwark ®, Workrite ®, Walls ®, Terra ®, Kodiak ®, Work Authority ® and Horace Small ®.
The sale does not include the Dickies ® and Timberland PRO ® brands.
The announcement follows the April 28, 2021, news release in which VF announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement regarding the sale of this business. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Founded in 1899, VF Corporation is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies connecting people to the lifestyles, activities and experiences they cherish most through a family of iconic outdoor, active and workwear brands including Vans ®, The North Face ®, Timberland ® and Dickies ®. Our purpose is to power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. We connect this purpose with a relentless drive to succeed to create value for all stakeholders and use our company as a force for good. For more information, please visit vfc.com.
About Redwood Capital Investments, LLC
Redwood is a long-term holding company headquartered in Baltimore, MD that acquires and builds businesses across a diverse set of industries. Redwood’s existing businesses operate in the distribution, dealership, equipment leasing and real estate industries. Redwood focuses on creating value through reinvesting in their businesses to drive growth and create opportunities for employee advancement while preserving company culture.
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CONTACT: VF Corporation Contacts:
Vice President, Corporate Development,
Investor Relations and Treasury
(720) 778-4051Craig Hodges
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA COLORADO
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: RETAIL SPORTS OTHER RETAIL MANUFACTURING OUTDOORS SPECIALTY TEXTILES
SOURCE: VF Corporation
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