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Woolrich, the Original Outdoor Clothing CompanyÂ®, announces the hiring of Becky Egers as Merchandise Manager â€“ Catalog/Internet.
Egers will be responsible for leading the merchandising, seasonal assortment planning, buying, and product positioning and pagination of the Woolrich consumer catalog and website.
â€œBecky’s extensive experience in the outdoor apparel industry coupled with her keen merchandising eye will make her a great addition to our team,â€ said Gary DeGaetano, Woolrich Vice President Direct to Consumer.
Egers joins Woolrich after 19 years with L.L. Bean where she held various positions including Senior Catalog Merchandiser for the Men’s and Women’s Divisions and most recently Retail Merchandiser. While at L.L. Bean, Egers responsibilities ranged from catalog and web merchandising, assortment planning, to sales analysis for men’s and women’s apparel, women’s outerwear, home furnishings, kids apparel, and retail lines.
â€œThe iconic Woolrich brand has been growing rapidly as of late and I’m thrilled to be joining the team at such an exciting time in the company’s history,â€ said Egers.
Egers and her husband John will be relocating to the Woolrich area from Gray, Maine.
Woolrich Inc., the Original Outdoor Clothing Company, is an authentic American brand that embraces an outdoor lifestyle. Trusted since 1830 by generations of loyal consumers, Woolrich continues its tradition of providing quality products for today’s outdoor enthusiast. A brand recognized worldwide, Woolrich product offerings include functional, comfortable and durable men’s and women’s sportswear and outerwear using innovative fabrications for the ultimate in performance capabilities, well-designed home and outdoor living products, and licensed accessory products. In 2010, Woolrich celebrated its 180th Anniversary. It is the original and longest continuously-operating outdoor apparel manufacturer and woolen mill in the United States. Find out more at www.woolrich.com.