Global Digital Solutions, Inc., a technology company, has reportedly made an unsolicited offer to purchase Freedom Group, Inc., also known as Remington Outdoor Company, Inc., for $1.082 billion in cash and shares of GDSI's common stock...(3/13/2014)
Genesco Inc. reported fourth-quarter earnings adjusted to exclude non-recurring items were down 0.8 percent, falling a penny short of the retailer's projected range. Comparable sales in the quarter increased 1 percent with a 4 percent increase in the Lids Sports Group, a flat comp in the Journeys Group, a 7 percent decrease in the Schuh Group, and an 11 percent increase in the Johnston & Murphy Group....(3/13/2014)
Head NV and HTM Sport GmbH said strong Winter Sports helped sales drove 2013 sales to €358.7 million ($476mm), up 4.5 percent, or 7.4 percent in currency-neutral terms compared to the prior year. The Dutch company reported sales grew in all divisions except Licensing and credited double-digit growth of Winter Sports and Sportswear sales in part to the success of its athletes...
Ski resorts in the Rockies and Northeastern United States ended February headed for a 4.6 percent increase in overall occupancy for the 2013-14 season and a 10.4 percent increase in revenue, according to the most recent data released by Denver-based DestiMetrics...(3/13/2014)
ElliptiGO Inc. has hired Jeff Caron as the territory sales manager for the Eastern Region. Caron will focus on building and managing relationships with retailers and athletes, representing ElliptiGO at running events, and growing awareness within the running community...(3/13/2014)
Sportsman’s Warehouse, with 48 stores around the United States and a strong web presence, has implemented a new loyalty rewards program for its valued customers...(3/13/2014)
The Rails to Trails Conservancy reports that the U.S. Supreme Court’s March 10 ruling on a dispute over access to a rail corridor formerly on federal land that is now privately owned is more narrow than initially feared by recreation advocates...
Thule Group AG now gets a quarter of its energy from renewable energy according to its second annual environmental report. The report highlights progress the Swedish company made in 2013 reducing its use of water, increasing its use of renewable energy and conducting life cycle assessments of some products...(3/13/2014)
Zumiez Inc. reported total net sales for the fourth quarter ended Feb. 1 increased 1.1 percent to $226.8 million. Net income increased 17.3 percent...(3/13/2014)
3N2 has come to terms with Milwaukee Brewers' outfielder Ryan Braun on a product endorsement deal...(3/13/2014)