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CrossFit Signs Multi-Year Partnership with WIT Fitness

CrossFit Signs Multi-Year Partnership with WIT Fitness

MORNINGCHALKUP 14th June 2021 CrossFit LLC and WIT Fitness have just announced a multi-year e-commerce and retail deal, finalizing a partnership between the two companies. “WIT will operate an official online CrossFit store, sell CrossFit-branded gear at its flagship London store and future...

Champion Links With Percival For Daydreaming Capsule

Champion Links With Percival For Daydreaming Capsule

HYPEBEAST 7th June 2021 Hackey-based menswear label Percival has teamed up with U.S. athleisure brand Champion for a collaborative capsule dubbed: “Daydreaming”. Percival — who earlier this year received substantial investment from growth capital investor VGC Partners — has taken an array of...

Kick Game opens first store outside London

Kick Game opens first store outside London

FASHIONUNITED 17th May 2021 Kick Game, the UK sneaker and streetwear specialist has opened its first store outside of London, in the Birmingham Bullring and Grand Central. The store offers the “rarest and most exclusive sneakers” from the likes of Air Jordan, Yeezy, Off-White, Nike, and Adidas. In...

U.K. Menswear Label Percival Secures Multi-Million Pound Investment

U.K. Menswear Label Percival Secures Multi-Million Pound Investment

  HYPEBEAST 30th April 2021 Hackney-based menswear label Percival has secured a £3million (approximately $4.1m USD) investment from growth capital investor VGC Partners, after an initial £150,000 (approximately $200,000 USD) in 2018. Under the guise of creative director Chris Gove, the label...

VGC targets disruptive sectors as investment activity rebounds

VGC targets disruptive sectors as investment activity rebounds

privateequitywire 16th Feb 2021 Growth capital investor VGC Partners is targeting investments in disruptive future sectors including gaming, luxury e-commerce brands and voice tech, following the firm’s most active 12 months to date. The firm is now 50 per cent invested in its flagship GBP50...

Sigmundsdottir Joins WIT Fitness, Leaving NIKE

Sigmundsdottir Joins WIT Fitness, Leaving NIKE

MORNINGCHALKUP 12th November 2020 After five years, Sara Sigmundsdottir has left NIKE training, signing a multi-year exclusive apparel contract with London-based retailer WIT Fitness. The major news, which was just announced today, will give Sigmundsdottir the opportunity to create her own...

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