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Jun 14, 2019, 16:30 ET Roots Announces Results of Voting at Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

TORONTO, June 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots," "Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), a premium outdoor lifestyle brand, today announced the results of voting at its annual general meeting of...


Jun 12, 2019, 07:00 ET Roots Reports Fiscal 2019 First Quarter Results

Total sales up 6.5% year-over-year with Comparable Sales Growth of 1.5% TORONTO, June 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots," "Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), a premium outdoor lifestyle brand, ...


May 29, 2019, 07:00 ET Roots Announces Details of its Fiscal 2019 First Quarter Results Conference Call and Fiscal 2018 Annual General Meeting

Company to issue its Fiscal 2019 first quarter results press release on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 7:00 a.m. ET with a conference call to follow at 8:00 a.m. ET Company to hold its Annual General...


May 23, 2019, 07:00 ET Roots Brings its 'Cabin-Meets-City Style' to Chicago's Magnificent Mile with its Largest Brand Immersive Experience Store

The outdoor lifestyle-inspired escape in the heart of the city opens its doors on May 23, 2019 TORONTO, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), the premium outdoor...


May 07, 2019, 07:00 ET Roots Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer

TORONTO, May 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots," "Roots Canada") (TSX: ROOT), a premium outdoor lifestyle brand, today announces that Chief Financial Officer, Jim Rudyk, has resigned to pursue an...


Apr 18, 2019, 07:00 ET Roots Names Apparel and Retail Industry Veteran, Nancy Lepler, Chief Merchant

TORONTO, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots," "Roots Canada") (TSX: ROOT), a premium outdoor lifestyle brand, today announced that Nancy Lepler has been appointed Chief Merchant, effective May 13,...


Apr 04, 2019, 07:00 ET Roots Partners with the Nature Conservancy of Canada to Celebrate International Beaver Day

All Profits from the Canadian-made, Heather Cooper-designed, Limited Edition Roots x NCC Collection Will Support the Protection of Canadian Wildlife TORONTO, April 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots,"...


Apr 03, 2019, 07:03 ET Roots Launches Multi-Channel Retail Presence in Hong Kong

Roots operating partner, Branded Lifestyle Group, opens Roots store in Hong Kong and launches a Roots online store on Zalora TORONTO, April 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots," "Roots Canada" or the...


Apr 03, 2019, 07:00 ET Roots Reports Fiscal 2018 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results

Record revenue in fiscal 2018 and Q4 fiscal 2018 Comparable Sales Growth of 3.1% TORONTO, April 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots," "Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), a premium outdoor...


Mar 13, 2019, 07:00 ET Roots Announces Details of its Fiscal 2018 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results Conference Call

Company to issue its fiscal 2018 fourth quarter and year-end results press release on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 7:00 a.m. ET with a conference call to follow at 8:00 a.m. ET TORONTO, March 13, 2019 ...


Jan 21, 2019, 07:00 ET Roots and Air Canada Partner to Mark International Sweatpants Day Onboard Air Canada's Longest International Flight

Roots and Air Canada surprised more than 250 customers on special Vancouver-Melbourne flight with a comfort and style travel package TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Iconic Canadian brands, Roots...


Dec 05, 2018, 07:00 ET Roots Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2018 Results and Updates Fiscal 2019 Targets

TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots," "Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT) today announced its financial results for its third fiscal quarter ended November 3, 2018 ("Q3 2018"). All...


Dec 03, 2018, 15:00 ET Roots x Shawn Mendes to Launch December 4, 2018 in Celebration of Shawn's Rogers Centre Stadium Show Announcement

Roots and Shawn Mendes release limited-edition capsule collection December 4, 2018, at 3:00 P.M. E.T. at the Roots store in the CF Toronto Eaton Centre TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots,"...


Nov 15, 2018, 07:00 ET Roots Announces Details of its Fiscal 2018 Third Quarter Results Conference Call

Company to issue its Fiscal 2018 third quarter results press release on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. ET with a conference call to follow at 8:00 a.m. ET TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2018 /CNW/ -...


Nov 01, 2018, 16:45 ET Roots Announces Organizational Changes

TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2018 /CNW/ – Roots ("Roots," "Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT) announced today that Priscilla Shum, Chief Merchandising Officer, will be leaving the Company and that James ...


Sep 17, 2018, 07:00 ET Roots to Present at the Scotiabank Back to School Conference 2018

TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), today announced that the Company will present at the Scotiabank Back to School Conference 2018 in Toronto, Ontario....


Sep 12, 2018, 07:00 ET Roots Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2018 Results

Total sales growth of 3.6% with 200 basis point improvement in Direct-to-Consumer gross margins TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots," "Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT) today...


Aug 22, 2018, 07:00 ET Roots Announces Details of its Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Results Conference Call

Company to issue its Fiscal 2018 second quarter results press release on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. ET with a conference call to follow at 8:00 a.m. ET TORONTO, Aug. 22, 2018 /CNW/ -...


Jul 30, 2018, 07:00 ET Roots Celebrates Rising Stars and the Individuality of Style with 2018 Sweatstyle Campaign

Campaign features musical artists: bülow, Charlotte Day Wilson, Killy and Langston Francis TORONTO, July 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), the lifestyle apparel...


Jun 15, 2018, 16:00 ET Roots Announces Results of Voting at Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

TORONTO, June 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots", "Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), the premium lifestyle brand with a rich heritage and portfolio of apparel, hand crafted leather goods,...


Jun 11, 2018, 07:00 ET Roots to Present at the Jefferies 2018 Consumer Conference

TORONTO, June 11, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), an iconic lifestyle brand with a rich Canadian heritage, today announced that the Company will present at the...


Jun 06, 2018, 07:00 ET Sensory Retail Experience Opening on Newbury Street to Introduce Boston to the Roots Brand

New gallery-style, interactive retail experience combines art, innovation, and heritage BOSTON, June 6, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), the authentic outdoor...


May 30, 2018, 07:00 ET Roots Announces Details of its Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Results Conference Call and Fiscal 2017 Annual General Meeting

Company to issue its Fiscal 2018 first quarter results press release on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. ET with a conference call to follow at 8:00 a.m. ET Company to hold its Annual General...


May 16, 2018, 07:00 ET Roots Moving to New Integrated Distribution Centre to Support Accelerated Long-Term Growth

Expected to be fully-operational in mid-2019, the new GTA-based facility will serve as a single point of fulfillment for retail stores and e-Commerce TORONTO, May 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots...


May 03, 2018, 18:05 ET Roots Announces Plans for Store in Chicago

TORONTO, May 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Roots ("Roots Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: ROOT), an iconic lifestyle brand with a rich Canadian heritage, today announced it has signed a lease to open a store in...