VANS ON TRACK TO BECOME VFC'S SECOND LARGEST BRAND. 28.04.13
ASB Magazine: VF Corporation reported its financial results for its first quarter ended March 30, 2013. In particular, management discussed the performance of Van, which continues to be the darling of its Outdoor Coalition. Steven E. Rendle - Group President of Outdoor & Action Sports Americas and Vice President, said that Global revenue for Vans in the first quarter was up 25% with strong double-digit growth in all three regions, including both the wholesale and direct to consumer businesses. Vans revenues were up 30% with similar wholesale growth and direct to consumer growth north of 40%. In the first quarter, Vans Europe revenue was up more than 30%. Vans Asian business grew more than 20%.