Company VF Corporation
Country Belgium
Email n.a.
Telephone +32 3298 2000
Market Segment Mass Market
Core Business Bags

Kipling Financial Report 2018

 
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VF Corporation Financial Report

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Total Revenue

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Operating Margin

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Net Profitability

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Profit Ratio

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Official Websites

Kipling website
Kipling ecommerce

Official Social Media

Brand Description

Establishment

Year
1987
City
Antwerp
Country
Belgium

Founder

Neil Kipling

Designer

Team of designers

Profile

These days, a bag is an accessory that has become essential. One of the cult objects of today's life, it is an integral part of our personality - show me your bag and I'll tell you who you are. Trendy, fashionable, practical and informal, our Kipling® bags are part of the everyday life of more than 35 million women in 65 countries throughout the world.
The Kipling story is one of great passion, creativity and entrepreneurial spirit. In 1987, three friends in Antwerp decided that women needed high-quality bags that were iconic and chic and feminine and fashionable and not boring. So they created a line of casual and colourful bags that were affordable, sporty and functional, packed with attitude but never serious or stuffy or stuck-up. In a word: fun!
They named the brand Kipling, after the well-known and well-travelled author Rudyard Kipling. Soon, their bags were part of the everyday adventures of women around the world. Today, Kipling mascot monkeys, by far the world's best-travelled primates, dangle from a full range of handbags, luggage and carry-alls.

Business Strategy

Market Positioning

Mass Market

Core Business

Bags

Target

Men
Women

Product Categories

Accessories
Bags
 

VF Corporation profile

Name VF Corporation
Website vfc.com
Country United States
VAT Number n.a.
Telephone +1 336 424 6000
Fax +1 336 424 7668
Date of foundation 1899
Type of Company Listed

Headquarters

105 Corporate Center Blvd.27408 - Greensboro, North Carolina

Ownership (Top Shareholders)

PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP,INC: 19.65%
CAPITAL WORLD INVESTORS: 7.17%
FMR LLC: 4.90%
THE VANGUARD GROUP,INC: 3.74%
STATE STREET CORPORATION: 3.46%
JP MORGAN CHASE&COMPANY: 2.39%
BLACKROCK FUND ADVISORS: 2.11%
CAPITAL RESEARCH GLOBAL INVESTORS: 1.99%
NORTHERN TRUST CORPORATION 1.97%
BLACKROCK INSTITUTIONAL TRUST COMPANY N.A.: 1.92%
WASHINGTON MUTUAL INVESTORS FUND 4.62%

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