GREENVILLE, S.C.-Delta Apparel acquires COAST Apparel, an ocean lifestyle brand located in Greenville, S.C., on Aug. 30. COAST Apparel, which primarily markets directly to consumers through two retail stores, deals mainly in traditional and sports-casual apparel, including headwear and accessories.
“We are pleased to add COAST to our portfolio of lifestyle brands and are excited about its geographic versatility and growth potential across regional markets,” says Delta Apparel chairman and CEO Robert Humphreys. “Our recent experience and success in nurturing and growing other young brands and start-up businesses, particularly Salt Life and Art Gun, have proven the benefits of early-stage investment in high-growth potential brands and business extensions.”
Humphreys expands stating that Delta Apparel plans to add more COAST retail locations and build consumer awareness through enhanced digital outreach for faster e-commerce and direct-to-consumer growth.
For more information on COAST Apparel, visit http://coastapparel.com.