PVH Corp. (NYSE-Listed PVH) visited the NYSE to mark the company's formal name change from "Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation" to "PVH Corp." T he new name reflects the company's evolution to a global branded lifestyle and apparel company. In honor of the occasion, Chairman and CEO Emanuel Chirico rang The Opening BellSM.
Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation, now PVH Corp., listed on the NYSE over 90 years ago on March 25, 1920. PVH has grown exponentially from its 1881 roots of selling and mending shirts for miners in Pottsville, PA and through the introduction of the Van Heusen soft-folding collar in the 1920's to become a global company with 2010 revenues of almost $5 billion, with direct sales to a wide range of consumers and retailers throughout North America, Europe and Asia under its Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, G.H. Bass & Co. brands, as well as numerous licensed brands. (Source: PVH Corp.)
About PVH Corp.
PVH Corp., one of the world's largest apparel companies, owns and markets the iconic Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger brands worldwide. It is the world's largest shirt and neckwear company and markets a variety of goods under its own brands, Van Heusen, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, IZOD, ARROW, Bass and G.H. Bass & Co., and its licensed brands, including Geoffrey Beene, Kenneth Cole New York, Kenneth Cole Reaction, MICHAEL Michael Kors, Sean John, Chaps, Donald J. Trump Signature Collection, JOE Joseph Abboud and DKNY. (Source: PVH Corp.)