SG brief: F J Benjamin and Cole Haan

The interior of a Cole Haan Grandshop in Silicon Valley in the U.S. in 2020. Credit: Cole HaanThe interior of a Cole Haan Grandshop in Silicon Valley in the U.S. in 2020. Credit: Cole Haan

F J Benjamin Holdings (FJB) has inked a deal to begin distributing and retailing the U.S. footwear and accessories brand Cole Haan in Singapore and Malaysia from mid-July, the Singapore-listed fashion retailer and distributor said in a filing to SGX Wednesday.

Under the deal, FJB will open several Cole Haan retail and outlet stores in Singapore and Malaysia, and launch an e-commerce business for the brand, the filing said.