DKNY is a global iconic fashion brand founded in 1989. From the house founded by Donna Karan in 1984, DKNY emerged in 1989. The company designs, markets and distributes collections of apparel, accessories, footwear and select licensed product with distribution in free standing stores and select department and specialty stores globally. The label continues to merge modern tailoring with sophisticated ease, celebrating the aspirational and practical spirit of New York. Acquired by G-III in December 2016, the brand continues to be recognized as one of the most heralded names in American fashion.
Acquired the brand in 2016
Have grown net sales to approximately $500 million
Expanded distribution across over 55 countries through approximately 1,500 retail partner doors globally, including premier department stores and digital pure play sites
Extended the brand with over 20 lifestyle licensed product categories, including fragrance, kids and home
Increased global direct to consumer distribution to approximately 200 stores and owned digital platforms
Continue to develop product across nine categories, including: sportswear, athleisure, dresses, outerwear and denim