Mitchell & Ness Sold to PE Firm
Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia Co., a division of Adidas AG, has been acquired by a newly formed entity primarily owned by Juggernaut Capital Partners...(7/1/2016)
New Balance Opens First U.S. Flagship Store
New Balance will open its first U.S. Global Flagship Store at Boston Landing. The new retail experience will include a “Made.Boston” demonstration and shoe assembly area...
Under Armour Partners with Aston Villa F.C.
Under Armour has partnered with Aston Villa F.C...(7/1/2016)
Brooks Adds Two Runners to Beast Program
Brooks Running added recent University of Washington runners Baylee Mires and Izaic Yorks to its Brooks Beasts team...
New Balance Opens Distribution Center in MO
New Balance Athletics, Inc. will open the doors of a new, 165,000-square-foot distribution center in Earth City, MO. The center is part of an ongoing and growing investment that the Boston, MA-based and privately held company is making in the St. Louis area...
Dick's SG Acquires Sports Authority Name
Dick's Sporting Goods purchased the Sports Authority's brand name and other intellectual property at a bankrtuptcy auction...(6/30/2016)
Phil Knight Retires from Nike Board; Mark Parker Named Chairman
Nike Inc. announced that Nike Chairman Phil Knight has retired from its board of directors and the board has appointed Mark Parker, Nike’s president and CEO since 2006, to the additional position of chairman...(6/30/2016)
Fleet Feet Celebrates 40th Anniversary at Annual Franchise Conference
Fleet Feet Sports held its annual National Franchise Conference in Huntington Beach, Calif. June 19-24. The event saw close to 800 attendees over six days and included...(6/30/2016)