VF Media Q2 17 Clip Book 07-13-2017

Media Clip Book Q2 2017

Executive Summary

• Bloomberg, Women’s Wear Daily, and Winston-Salem Journal covered VF’s Q1 FY 2017 earnings with a focus on the company’s new 2021 global business strategy. • Top media outlets, GQ, AdAge and Mashable , and trade media, including Footwear News and Media Post , covered VF’s pledge to remain a part of the Paris Climate Agreement and honor its carbon reduction commitments, despite the U.S. Administration’s decision to withdraw. • National outlets such as USA Today and local outlets like The Morning Call wrote about the sale of VF’s LSG business, which includes the Majestic brand, to Fanatics, Inc. • Trade outlets, including Sourcing Journal , Fibre2Fashion and Footwear News reported on VF’s appointments of new brand presidents at The North Face and Wrangler. • VF’s animal-derived materials policy was widely covered by outlets Just-Style, Fortune, and Fibre2Fashion. These outlets also mentioned Napapijri’s fur-free fall/winter 2017 line. • Top executives of 30-plus companies sent a letter to President Trump emphasizing that he provide a timely update on NAFTA and not alter its underlying structure, the Wall Street Journal and The Street reported. • JanSport’s newest ‘smart’ backpack produced in partnership with Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Advanced Functional Fabrics of America generated coverage in CNNMoney and The Boston Globe. Financial .......................................................................................................................................................2 Leadership ..................................................................................................................................................24 Citizenship ..................................................................................................................................................44 Sustainability ..............................................................................................................................................52 Brand News - Timberland .................................................................................................................................................76 The North Face ...........................................................................................................................................82 JanSport....................................................................................................................................................120 Smartwool ................................................................................................................................................125 Napapijri ...................................................................................................................................................127 Wrangler...................................................................................................................................................131 Lee ............................................................................................................................................................137 Majestic ....................................................................................................................................................140 Table of Contents VF News

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