Charitable brand Toms has paired up with Kathmandu in a new eyewear collection that aims to restore sight through Toms' current one-for-one model.
Kathmandu’s chief executive Xavier Simonet is being credited with a profit turnaround by the retailer. Its annual profit has jumped 64 percent to $33.5 million for the year until July 31, up from $20.4 million the year previous.
Kathmandu officially opened its new home in the heart of Christchurch’s Innovation Precinct today. The head office at 223 Tuam St will house more than 180 staff, with enhanced facilities for the 60 people in the company’s design, systems and online development teams.
Kathmandu Takapuna came under fire last month when the company was discovered destroying stock and sending it to landfill. The conversation that was ignited on social media and Kathmandu's subsequent responses are a masterclass in how not to navigate the online battlefield that all retailers
There’s light at the end of the tunnel for those of Kathmandu’s shareholders who resisted the Briscoe Group takeover last year. The company has reported a half-year profit of $9.4 million, bouncing back from a loss of $1.8 million.
Outdoor gear retailer Kathmandu today announced its appointment of Ben Ryan as general manager – product following the resignation of the incumbent Michelle Adams. This follows earlier news that Kiwi Property’s general manager development, Christopher Hermann, is leaving his position.
Troubled retailer Kathmandu has been faced with more hurdles to overcome this week. First, CEO Xavier Simonet’s incentive package has been widely criticised as inappropriate given the company’s recent financial performance. Now, a research and investment management firm says it will no longer cover Kathmandu,
Kathmandu’s newest ad seeks to remind shoppers that the outdoor gear company isn’t just for winter clothing. To create the ad, members of its loyalty programme, the Kathmandu Summit Club, were taken to Indonesia’s Mt Rinjani for a five-day mission up a volcano.