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Why streetwear brand KROST is the future of fashion

While many fashion brands struggle to get involved and give back to their communities, the mission-driven KROST label was born with this in their DNA. A graduate of the NYU Business Program, founder Samuel Krost began his fashion career at Helmut Lang before launching his eponymous brand in December 2018. …

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Skateboard legend Tony Hawk’s 3 tips to position your brand for long-term growth

Tony Hawk is still learning new tricks. The 52-year-old skateboarding legend typically spends six months a year traveling to events, but after the Covid-19 strike he turned to videos and live chat to continue connecting with audiences. . On March 8, Hawk debuts Go ahead, a four-part online documentary series …

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Supreme does not want the unaffiliated mark to be able to register the mark “EMERPUS”

Just reverse the order of the letters in the word “Supreme”, put that coined word on the clothes, then file a trademark application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”)? This will bring you to the reception of an opposition proceeding with the streetwear brand Supreme, owned by …

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Polestar EV brand plans 15 additional showrooms in US, including Detroit

Volvo’s spin-off brand Polestar is adding more showrooms, and not just in coastal cities considered most favorable for electric cars. Polestar on Monday announced plans for 15 new showrooms, the first to open this spring in Austin, Boston and Denver. These will be tracked by locations in Seattle, South Florida, …

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Pokémon Launches Global Music Campaign, Brand Partnerships, and Collectibles for Its 25th Anniversary

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Pokémon launched a limited-edition collection with Levi’s showcasing the brand’s iconic denim styles updated with the bold colors and graphics of the franchise. Playful pieces for adults and kids include graphic t-shirts, trucker jackets, jeans, crew-neck sweatshirts, bags and headwear featuring the game’s popular characters …

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Cohere Capital Completes Strategic Growth Investment in CCS, a Leading Digital Brand and Ecommerce Retailer

BOSTON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Cohere Capital, a Boston-based private equity firm that focuses on investing in leading technology-driven mid-market companies, announced that it has made a strategic growth investment in CCS, based in Portland, Oregon. CCS is a leading digital brand and online retailer of streetwear and skateboarding equipment. This investment …

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“Movement that inspires” – Kia presents its new brand

New brand strategy and future ambitions revealed in a digital showcase Change of corporate name from “Kia Motors” to “Kia” The company implements its long-term “Plan S” strategy to create sustainable mobility solutions for customers Launch of seven new dedicated electric vehicles by 2027 Kia turns to recyclable materials and …

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You can get free skateboarding lessons this summer at the brand new Alexandria Skate Park

Sk8rbois rejoice: a brand new skate park with bodacious bowls and gnarly obstacles has just opened in internationally renowned Alexandria Sydney park. Featuring a competition flow bowl, a more discreet bowl for novices and a large skate area equipped with quarter pipes, rails, ledges and vertical walls for nifty street …

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Streetwear brand Supreme sold to parent company of Vans for $ 2.1 billion

splits: 6 If you’ve walked Fairfax Avenue between Melrose and Beverly Boulevard in Los Angeles in the past few years, you’ve seen the long line of mostly young men outside the Supreme store. They stand in line for days before the popular brand comes up with a new shoe, sweatshirt …

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Despite Covid, brand experiences are alive and welcome

Experiential endeavors these days are just a great reminder to people that the world still exists beyond Zoom screens. In June, we worked with New York City and the Pride Committee to have five custom-wrapped BMW vehicles safely run the planned route of the Pride Day Parade which was canceled …

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Skateboarding brand Huf has bailed out RiNo’s planned store, lawsuits say

Huf Worldwide was due to open a RiNo store in January before withdrawing from its lease, according to a complaint filed by its owner. (Courtesy of Huf Worldwide) Huf Worldwide pulled a 180 on a planned RiNo store. The California skateboarding brand leased 1,877 square feet at 2660 Walnut St., …

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VF Corp. buys streetwear brand Supreme for $ 2.1 billion

The parent company of Vans, Dickies, Timberland and The North Face on Monday announced plans to buy Supreme in a $ 2.1 billion acquisition deal expected to be finalized before year-end . Founded in a skateboard store in New York City in 1994, Supreme clothing became popular with skateboarders, fans …

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TikTok’s ‘Dreams’ skateboard star threatens to sue Australian streetwear brand Culture Kings for using his image to sell shirts

TikTok star Nathan Apodaca has sent Australian retailer Culture Kings a takedown request for selling a shirt in his image. Apodaca rose to fame with a TikTok video featuring him skateboarding while singing a Fleetwood Mac song. Merchandise is one of the primary ways online creators can make money through …

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Braille Skateboarding sees success in toy debut as YouTube brand nears million keys sold – ToyNews

Leading skateboarding YouTube channel Braille Skateboarding celebrates its foray into international toy aisles, having found UK retail success with the Smyths Toys Superstores and a global sale that sets it on track for reach the million keys sold by the end of 2020. Braille Skateboarding entered the toy scene in …

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Skateboarding Pro has created a global clothing brand

Before turning 20, Keith Hufnagel had fulfilled a skate fantasy: getting paid to skate through sponsorship deals and cash prizes from competitions. Years of working as a pro, including overseas trips and endless photo ops, convinced him he needed a second career. In 2002, Mr. Hufnagel and his then-wife Anne …

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Keith Hufnagel, skater, founder of the Huf brand, obituary – WWD

Keith Hufnagel, a professional skateboarder who founded skate and streetwear brand Huf, died Thursday at age 46. The cause was brain cancer, according to a statement from the brand, which said he had battled the disease for more than two years. Huf appointed a new chief executive to manage the …

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Skateboard Brand Palace to launch Whitney Houston Merch for charity

There is never a bad time for Whitney Houston merchandise. In honor of the late singer’s induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this year, skateboard brand Palace is launching licensed products commemorating the singer and her ’90s style. The limited-edition capsule collection features a varsity jacket with …

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Local skate community says thrilled to have a brand new skate park | Things to do

WATERLOO, Iowa (KWWL) – Although this year has brought some unexpected circumstances, the Cedarloo Skateboard Association and the City of Waterloo have managed to create one, a positive addition to the community. They call it the Riverside Skate Park. It took four years, but the Riverside Skate Park was finally …

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Skateboarding legend pulls 180: Jersey City park transformed by brand new skate park funded by Tony Hawk

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey (WABC) – Jersey City unveiled an all-new skate park on Thursday, with help from a skating legend. City officials marked the grand opening of Berry Lane Skate Park, which was funded in part by the Tony Hawk Foundation. The 12,000 square foot park is Jersey City’s …

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Vans Names Tony Hawk Brand Ambassador – Lifestyle

News Office (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Wed 15 April 2020 2020-04-15 09:45 654 fc6853813033f564188675f8bd1f37f2 1 Way of life Tony-Hawk,Vans,skateboard,skateboarder,skateboard,usa To free Retired pro skateboarder Tony Hawk from the United States has teamed up with footwear brand Vans as a global brand ambassador. As part of the partnership, which is …

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CHRIS HASLAM LAUNCHED A NEW CHARITY CONSULTING BRAND

Like the subprime mortgages of the mid-2000s, there are far too many brands of skateboards owned by professional skateboarders today. So when we heard that Chris Haslam was starting one to avoid retiring, we didn’t think much about it. But unlike most brands, Brainchild Skateboards has more purpose, in that …

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Skateboarder Erik Ellington talks about new Human Recreational Services brand – Footwear News

“Now is the perfect time to launch a collection of raised shoes that caters to people who have been influenced by skateboarding” said Erik Ellington, founder of the new Human Recreational Services brand, adds: “but not necessarily the skateboarders themselves”. The 42-year-old professional athlete’s goal was to create a line …

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Perfect Hydration signs pro skateboarders David Loy and Dan Mancina as brand partners

LOS ANGELES– Perfect Hydration – ultra-purified alkaline water with electrolytes – announced it has signed pro skateboarders David Loy and Dan Mancina as brand partners. In these roles, Loy and Mancina will promote Perfect Hydration’s mission to bring better hydration to the masses through its premium ionized, electrolyzed, pH 9.5+ …

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Supreme brand highlights: a decade in review

It’s hard to argue that a singular streetwear brand has had a bigger decade than Supreme. James Jebbia’s brand began the 2010s as the most exclusive and sought-after lines among the streetwear niche community. By the end of 2019, Supreme’s box logo had become one of the most recognizable symbols …

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Illegal Skateboarding launched this cutting edge helmet brand: here’s how

Home »Winter» Skiing »Illegal Skateboarding launched this brand of advanced helmets: here’s how Sweet Protection manufactures some of the most advanced ski, bike and whitewater helmets on the planet. But its roots can be traced back to illegal half-pipes hidden in the woods of rural Norway. It is the story …

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Christie’s will offer 105 “Supreme” bundles, including almost all of the brand’s skateboard designs

A limited edition Courrier 90 Trunk in red and shite monogram with silver hardware by Supreme has a high estimate of $ 60,000. Courtesy of Christie’s Text size Christie’s will be showcasing over 105 sets of Supreme collectibles, including 230 individual skateboards that represent nearly all of the designs produced …

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Heron Preston launches branded ’90s skate-inspired basketball skateboards

Today, Heron Preston and Jacuzzi are bringing basketball skateboards to the world. The collection is inspired by the skate culture of the 90s and the connection between skateboarding and basketball. It’s an original idea from Jacuzzi, with a little mentoring from Preston. The brand is inspired by the parallels between …

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Skateboarding Fashion Brand Now Serves Filipino Vegan Food

Openings Adams Morgan’s Spacycloud (née sPACYcLOUd) was originally a skateboarder fashion brand, but is now turning into a vegan restaurant. Washington City Paper reports on the restaurant, which will stay open late and serve kombucha cocktails and Filipino-inspired herbal dishes. Gifts Plan to be at Dupont on the morning of …

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Rochester’s Kodak brand rolls with skateboarders

Kodak film, Kodak print … Kodak Skates? The iconic Eastman Kodak Company brand, with its recognizable colors and logo in yellow and red, will accompany skateboarders this year as part of a collaboration with California-based Girl Skateboard Co., a well-known skate brand. The product collection includes boards, wheels and apparel …

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Ed Sheeran’s Favorite Skate Brand, Plus Other Cool UK Skate Labels | British GQ

Everyone loves Palace, right? The oversized triangle logo is as ubiquitous at London Fashion Week Men’s as it is at Southbank and skateparks (and across the US, with Jay-Z and Rihanna among celebrity fans). There’s a reason for that and it’s that the brand, founded in 2009 by Lev Tanju, …

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How ASAP Ant Created A Successful Skateboarding Brand Without Skating A Day In Their Life

ASAP Ant founded Marino Infantry, a skate-inspired brand, almost 10 years ago. According to him, the big breakup of Marino Infantry came when ASAP Rocky wore a Marino Infantry T-shirt in the “Peso” music video. “The brand has been around since I was 14, but it didn’t really work until …

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Skateboarder Tony Hawk Says He Needs To Destroy His Brand To Know Its Value – Quartz

Today, Tony Hawk’s brand is pretty much beyond reproach. The action sports poster is “considered athletically talented, with performances that deliver thrills,” notes Leigh Steinberg, a sports agent who has represented more than 300 top athletes. On top of that, the pro skateboarder is “smart, handsome, with a pleasant personality,” …

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Capturing the local London skateboard brand, in pictures

The Palace Wayward Boys Choir doesn’t sing – and their titular palace is a rental house near Waterloo Station in London. Instead, the boys form a London skateboard gang – and have gone from shooting shaky videos to lending their name to the city’s cult fashion brand, Palace. This week, …

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The Rise of Palace: how today’s coolest skate brand went global

If you’re a skateboarder, chances are you’ve discovered Palace for the first time thanks to their poor VHS edits. If you love the internet, you’ve probably found the mark on some obscure underground blog, a fashion forum, or on the back of your favorite rapper’s creative director. And if you’re …

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EVERYTHING YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT BRIAN WENNING’S NEW BRAND: LOCKDOWN SKATEBOARDS

It’s not just a rumor, Brian Wenning has really launched his own brand of skateboarding. The past two years have been crazy, but instead of lying about it, Brian came out and spoke honestly about some of the issues he was facing: the probation period, the drugs, and why things …

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