LGBTQ equality
A (97)
Screens
Advertising
No
Alcohol
No
Animal treatment
Yes
Anti-abortion support
No
Cannabis
No
Carbon emissions intensity
No
Coal
No
Contraceptives
No
Deforestation - financing
No
Deforestation - supply chain
Yes
Discrimination controversies
No
Environmental controversies
No
Factory farming
No
Fast food
No
For-profit health care
No
Fossil fuel
No
Fur
No
Gambling
No
Genetic engineering
No
Health-related controversies
No
Human rights controversies
No
Human trafficking
No
Interest-based products
No
Interest-bearing debt
Yes
Interest-bearing securities
No
Military contracting
No
Misleading communication
No
Music
No
No SBTI commitment
No
Nuclear
No
Oil and gas
No
Opioid controversies
No
Oppressive governments
No
Pharma controversies
No
Pork
No
Pornography
No
Predatory lending
No
Prison involvement
No
Privacy breaches
No
Pro-life
No
Russia
No
Single-use plastic
No
Stem cell research
No
Sugar
No
Tobacco
No
Undermining US elections
No
Weapons
No
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LGBTQ equality

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Screens
Advertising
No
Alcohol
No
Animal treatment
Yes
Anti-abortion support
No
Cannabis
No
Carbon emissions intensity
No
Coal
No
Contraceptives
No
Deforestation - financing
No
Deforestation - supply chain
Yes
Discrimination controversies
No
Environmental controversies
No
Factory farming
No
Fast food
No
For-profit health care
No
Fossil fuel
No
Fur
No
Gambling
No
Genetic engineering
No
Health-related controversies
No
Human rights controversies
No
Human trafficking
No
Interest-based products
No
Interest-bearing debt
Yes
Interest-bearing securities
No
Military contracting
No
Misleading communication
No
Music
No
No SBTI commitment
No
Nuclear
No
Oil and gas
No
Opioid controversies
No
Oppressive governments
No
Pharma controversies
No
Pork
No
Pornography
No
Predatory lending
No
Prison involvement
No
Privacy breaches
No
Pro-life
No
Russia
No
Single-use plastic
No
Stem cell research
No
Sugar
No
Tobacco
No
Undermining US elections
No
Weapons
No
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Controversies
Controversies associated with VF. Click on a controversy for more info
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Running shoes and accessories.
Footwear
Bulwark Protection
Protective clothing for a variety of industries.
Workwear
Dickies
Workwear and apparel.
Workwear
Eagle Creek
Luggage brand.
Luggage
Eastpak
Lifestyle brand including bags, backpacks, travel gear and accessories.
Clothing
Horace Small
Work uniforms and apparel.
Workwear
Icebreaker
Outdoor clothing.
Clothing
Jansport
American brand of backpacks and collegiate apparel.
Clothing
Kipling
Belgian fashion brand most famous for crinkle nylon fabric and monkey key chain.
Clothing
Walls
Workwear.
Workwear
Kodiak
Boot brand started in Canada.
Footwear
Napapijri
Italian premium casual-wear brand.
Clothing
Red Kap
Work-related clothing and outerwear.
Workwear
Smartwool
Outdoor clothing, including socks and other apparel
Clothing
Terra
Safety footwear brand.
Workwear
VF Solutions
Uniform and workwear services.
Workwear
The North Face
Outdoor clothing.
Clothing
Timberland
Outdoor clothing.
Clothing
VFC Price
$45.67
Last available end-of-day price. Full disclosure
Revenue
$11.60 billion
Market cap
$23.62 billion
Public/private
Public
Hypothetical growth of $10,000
Historical performance
Company
Founded
1899
Employees
20,300
Sector
Consumer Goods
Industry
Retail
Peer group
Outdoor and Athletic Apparel
Headquarters
Co, United States
Share classes
VFC
Mission
Ours is a perpetually driven culture, focused on constant innovation. Using deep research and insights, we combine the art and science of apparel to create products that excite consumers and brands that inspire loyalty
Description
V.F. Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, procurement, marketing, and distribution of branded lifestyle apparel, footwear, and related products for men, women, and children in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific. It operates through three segments: Outdoor, Active, and Work. The company offers outdoor, merino wool and other natural fibers-based, lifestyle, and casual apparel; footwear; equipment; accessories; outdoor-inspired, performance-based, youth culture/action sports-inspired, streetwear, and protective work footwear; handbags, luggage, backpacks, and totes; and work and work-inspired lifestyle apparel and footwear. It provides its products under the North Face, Timberland, Smartwool, Icebreaker, Altra, Vans, Supreme, Kipling, Napapijri, Eastpak, JanSport, Dickies, and Timberland PRO brand names. The company sells its products primarily to specialty stores, department stores, national chains, and mass merchants, as well as sells through direct-to-consumer operations, including retail stores, concession retail stores, and e-commerce sites, and other digital platforms. V.F. Corporation was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.
Material causes
Ethos considers the following causes material for VF, based on its industry peer group Outdoor and Athletic Apparel. Learn more about material causes in our methodology overview.

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