• Heavy metal band Slipknot now has its own branded whiskies

    28 days ago - By New York Post

    Heavy metal band Slipknot is expanding into the liquor industry. The insanely popular group, known for its aggressive style of music, high-energy concerts and scary masks, is set to launch its own range of branded American whiskies on Aug. 10. The spirit will be called “No 9. Iowa Whiskey,” the product of a collaboration between...
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  • U.S. Polo Assn. Sets Aggressive Goals for Retail Expansion

    U.S. Polo Assn. Sets Aggressive Goals for Retail Expansion

    28 days ago - By WWD

    U.S. Polo Assn., the official brand of the United States Polo Association, is aggressively expanding its retail fleet, with some stores featuring a “high-energy” retail concept.
    While other brands may be shuttering their brick-and-mortar stores, U.S. Polo Assn. opened about 100 units in 2018, will open another 100 locations in 2019, and is likely to add another 100 in 2020.
    This year, the brand will surpass 1,100 retail stores, 90 percent of which are full-priced doors. The company has recently opened doors in Las Vegas, Istanbul's new international airport, City Life in Milan and Dubai...
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