Vista Outdoor Inc.'s agreement to pay 11.5 times Camelbak Product Inc.'s expected 2015 EBITDA does not seem so rich when one compares the companies' margins. Despite a three-year decline, CamelBak's gross margins are much fatter, which means Vista Outdoor could double spending on on the brand's R&D, marketing and distribution and still improve margins...(7/31/2015)
Crocs Inc. reported second-quarter earnings fell 50.4 percent to $9.7 million, or 11 cents a share. Revenues on a currency-neutral basis in the period ended June 30 slipped 1.1 percent...
Deckers Brands reported sales increased 1.1 percent in its fiscal first quarter ended June 30, but were up 4.5 percent in currency-neutral terms. Exchange rates also trimmed its gross margin by 200 basis points and led to a widening of its second quarter loss. On a currency-neutral basis, Ugg sales declined 3 percent and Sanuk slid 7 percent, while Teva grew 12 percent...
SoulCycle Inc. laid out plans for an initial public offering Thursday in an S-1 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission...(7/30/2015)
West Marine Inc. reported comparable store sales grew 7 percent in the second quarter ended July 4, or 3 percent excluding the impact from a change in its retail calendar...(7/30/2015)
amst, the maker of sports bracing and support equipment, renewed its nationwide sponsorship with Area Code Baseball. Within the partnership, Zamst will provide, sport specific, high performance products at Area Code Baseball events, in addition to digital education content and on-field seminars that address injury prevention...(7/30/2015)
Costa sunglasses led a 2.6 percent increase in organic sales at Essilor International's Readers and Sunglasses division in the six months ended June 30...(7/30/2015)
The Eastern Winter Sports Reps Association (WSRA) board of directors voted unanimously not to change the dates for its 2015-16 show schedule despite conflict with the earlier show dates announced for the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market...(7/30/2015)
Foot Locker, Inc. appointed Pawan Verma as senior vice president and chief information officer, effective Aug. 10. Verma succeeds Peter Brown, who retired in April after 38 years with the company...(7/30/2015)
Garmin International Inc. will open two retail locations in the greater Miami area to showcase its most popular products and provide in-depth, hands-on product demonstrations...(7/30/2015)