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    Pentland grants microloans in emerging markets to fight poverty


    Pentland Brands reports that it is supporting Lendwithcare , an initiative intended to help entrepreneurs in emerging markets to set up or expand their businesses through microloans. When the loans are repaid, the funds are returned and used to support the anti-poverty programs conducted by CARE International in ...

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    Pentland Connect cross-brand ordering platform attracts 1,200 retailers


    With online shopping picking up during the coronavirus pandemic and retailers adapting to an unpredictable retail climate, Pentland Brands has expanded its B2B online offering through its Pentland Connect platform for retail clients. Retailers can now order products from across the brand’s portfolio 24/7. According to the group, ...

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    Pentland names a “positive business director”


    Creating a new position, Pentland Brands has appointed Sara Brennan as its “positive business director.” The group said her task will be to “accelerate its positive business strategy to deliver on its commitment to take action for people and our planet” across its portfolio of brands, which includes ...

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    Pentland highlights its 2020 actions for “positive business”


    Pentland Brands recently published its first annual Positive Business Report , in which the company outlined the commitments and actions of its brands for the planet and society. The report covered the progress made during the period from January to December 2019, as well as the plans for 2020 ...

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    Pentland puts Berghaus and Ellesse on Tmall to drive growth in China


    Pentland Brands has introduced Berghaus and Ellesse , two of its most successful brands, to China as part of the group’s strategy to drive the group’s commercial growth in the region. The brands are now available in China on Tmall . Ellesse was recently launched in China ...

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    Pentland Brands publishes its first Positive Business report


    Pentland Brands has released a new report in which it outlines its new three-pillar “Positive Business” strategy. It is based on: 1) building purpose-led brands; 2) reducing its environmental footprint; and 3) promoting circularity and collaboration. Pentland Brands owns Speedo , Berghaus , Canterbury of New Zealand , Endura ...

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    Major League Baseball was the world’s largest sports licensor in 2018


    On a list of the world’s largest licensors, published annually by USPA Global Licensing Inc .’s Licence Global magazine, and including organizations from all industries, U.S. Major League Baseball ( MLB ) was once again the top-ranked sports rights holder on ...