Calvin Klein Heads to LatAm

Calvin Klein, a subsidiary of PVH Corp., has tapped American Designer Fashion, part of the ASW Group, to distribute and operate retail stores for several of its brands including Calvin Klein Jeans, Calvin Klein Underwear and Calvin Klein white label products in Latin America.

The deal excludes Brazil and Mexico, but also includes several Caribbean countries and certain duty-free rights in Brazil and Mexico.

ADF will distribute men’s and women’s Calvin Klein Jeans apparel and accessories, Calvin Klein Underwear including sleepwear and loungewear and Calvin Klein white label sportswear, outerwear, swimwear, footwear, small leather goods, women’s dresses, suits and performance and men’s suits, dress shirts and ties.

ADF has also assumed the operations for 18 freestanding Calvin Klein Jeans and Calvin Klein Underwear stores in Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama and Peru.