NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine West Jeanswear Group, Inc., formerly known as Jones Jeanswear Group, announced today that it is changing its name to ONE Jeanswear Group Inc. This change is an additional step in giving the Jeanswear division a distinct identity as an independent operating company within Nine West Holdings, Inc., a portfolio company of Sycamore Partners.
Jack Gross, Chief Executive Officer of ONE Jeanswear Group, who has led the Jeanswear business for the last 20 years, said, "We are excited about our future as a key resource to our retail partners for a variety of brands and products. We remain committed to our mission to be the leading global supplier of Jeanswear and believe our new name is representative of that goal."
ONE Jeanswear Group's portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Gloria Vanderbilt, l.e.i., Bandolino, Jessica Simpson (under license), Code Bleu, Vintage America Blues, Erika, Nine West jeans, Tint jeans, KIIND OF and Energie, in addition to numerous private label brands for key retail partners. ONE Jeanswear Group products are available in multiple channels of distribution, including better department stores, mid-tier retailers, mass retailers, and online.
About ONE Jeanswear Group Inc.
ONE Jeanswear Group is a leading, global apparel company that markets a broad array of categories through its diverse portfolio of brands. It provides over 80 million garments per year to leading U.S. retailers. ONE Jeanswear Group is a division of Nine West Holdings, Inc.
Media contact for ONE Jeanswear Group: Michael Freitag of Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher, 212-895-8654.
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