Gildan Activewear's Q2 Profits Slide
Gildan Activewear Inc. reported net earnings in the second quarter slid 14.3 percent to $99.4 million, or 41 cents per share. Sales were up 2.9 percent. The company now expects full-year EPS to reach the lower end of its previous guidance...(7/31/2015)
Golf Rounds Slide in June
According to Golf Datatech, golf rounds played on a national level were down 2.0 percent in June 2015 compared to June 2014. The biggest regional decline came in New England, down 7.4 percent...(7/31/2015)
PHIT America to Hold Inactivity Seminar
PHIT America, the advocacy organization, will hold a webinar Thursday, August 13, exploring the ‘Inactivity Pandemic,’ what is causing it, the ramifications of the declining sports participation numbers, what PHIT America is doing to reverse these trends, and what others can do...(7/31/2015)
Columbia Sportswear Sales Set Q2 Record
Columbia Sportswear Company net sales for the quarter ended June 30, grew 17 percent (21 percent currency-neutral), to a second-quarter record $380.2 million, compared with net sales of $324.2 million for the same period in 2014...
Crocs Q2 Earnings Slump
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 Q1 Results Marred by Exchange Rates
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...
EWSRA Board Keeps Winter Show Dates
The Eastern Winter Sports Reps Association (EWSRA) 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 Appoints Chief Information Officer
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)