LF USA, a subsidiary of Li & Fung Limited, will leverage its retail relationships and global resources to grow the Vena Cava brand into additional product categories and broaden distribution. Lisa Mayock and Sophie Buhai, founders of the label, will continue to oversee the brand creatively. Vena Cava will be a part of LF USA’s women’s apparel group.
"Driven by an innovative design vision, Vena Cava is one of the most sought after young, emerging apparel brands in the industry," says Rick Darling, president, LF USA. "Lisa and Sophie's design sensibility and understanding of the millennial consumer are unique and we see tremendous opportunities to support their distinct design talent and extend the brand's influence into additional product categories. As we continue to strengthen our position as a design-driven organization, Vena Cava is a great addition to our fashion portfolio."
“We are beyond excited to take Vena Cava to the next level with the support of LF USA—the industry destination for creative partnerships," says Mayock and Buhai. “Their guidance and expertise will make it possible to execute the vision we have always had for Vena Cava. We look forward to building an amazing brand together."