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)
Implus Acquires Spenco Assets
Implus, a provider of athletic, fitness, and outdoor accessories, has acquired Spenco insole and 2nd Skin medical adhesive assets of Spenco Medical Corporation...
Wilderness Society Fires Back With OurWild Campaign
The Wilderness Society on Thursday launched its OurWild campaign, which seeks to counter those advocating the transfer of federal lands to state governments...(6/30/2016)
Billabong Sells Sector 9
Billabong International Limited entered into an agreement to sell its skate hardware brand Sector 9 for approximately $12 million to an affiliate of Bravo Sports...(6/30/2016)
HanesBrands Completes Acquisition of Champion Europe
HanesBrands completed the acquisition of Champion Europe, which owned the trademark for the Champion brand in Europe, the Middle East and Africa...(6/30/2016)
Majestic Athletic Sets Marketing Push for 87th MLB All Star Game
Majestic Athletic, the official uniform provider of Major League Baseball, will deploy three key marketing thematics to connect fans during of MLB All-Star week in San Diego. The themes are "My All-Star", "Salute to the Military", and "San Diego Sun & Surf Lifestyle."...