Apparel maker VF Corp. (VFC) is amping up marketing spending and "actively" looking for...

|By:, SA News Editor

Apparel maker VF Corp. (VFC) is amping up marketing spending and "actively" looking for acquisitions in the wake of a better-than-expected 62% rise in profits. The company has seen a pickup in sales not only at discounters but especially in the upscale channel.