Vf Corp.: It's All In The Numbers

Your article on VF Corp., "Just get it to the stores on time" (The Corporation, Mar. 6), is somewhat misleading. Certainly, the company has seen some increases in market share over the period presented. However, in comparing the company's figures with Levi Strauss & Co.'s, you show only a declining Levi Strauss market share. These market-share numbers represent only the U.S. market, where Levi Strauss has taken strong and positive steps to reduce unit volume and improve profitability.

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