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SGB UPDATE is the only continuously updated source for news for the Sporting Goods, Athletic Footwear, and Athletic Apparel markets.  This archive area is updated by our editorial team throughout the day as news breaks in the industry.  The SGB UPDATE newsletter is delivered each business morning via e-mail in either TEXT or HTML format.

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Reebok Bid Imminent
Reebok is being targeted for acquisition. An investment group that includes a Chinese private equity firm and Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund is on the verge of making an unsolicited $2.2 billion offer to acquire the brand from Adidas AG, the Wall Street Journal reported...(10/20/2014)

VF Corp's Outdoor Brands Help Drive Q3 Growth
VF Corp. said The Timberland, Vans, The North Face, Kipling and Wrangler brands drove a 7 percent increase in revenues and an 11 percent increase in earnings per share in the third quarter ended Sept. 27, 2014. In the Americas, revenue were up low double-digits at The North Face, high single-digits at Vans and 15 percent at Timberland. VFC also upped its earnings guidance for the year and says it expects Timberland's full year sales to grow 13 percent, up from 12 percent...(10/20/2014)

Arapahoe Basin Opens First Lift of 2014/15 Season
Colorado’s 2014/15 ski season got underway Oct. 17 at Arapahoe Basin Ski Area when the Black Mountain Express high-speed quad chairlift began delivering eager snow riders to the top of the intermediate High Noon run for their first turns of the year...(10/20/2014)

Benchmade Hires Product Line Manager
Benchmade Knife Company, manufacturer of premium sports cutlery for the last 26 years, hired Greg Hall as a new product line manager...(10/20/2014)

Boot Barn Sets IPO Pricing
Boot Barn Holdings, which operates 158 stores in the US, announced terms for its IPO. The Irvine, CA-based company plans to raise $75 million by offering 5 million shares at a price range of $14 to $16. At the midpoint of the proposed range, the retailer would be valued at $398 million...(10/20/2014)

Pentland Confirms Leedham as President for Berghaus and Brasher Brands
Pentland Brands plc appointed Richard Leedham as brand president of its UK-based outdoor brands Berghaus and Brasher. Leedham had held both position on an interim basis since January...(10/20/2014)

Stanford, CSU and CU Boulder Ranked Top Outdoor Schools
Stanford University, Colorado State University (Fort Collins) and the University of Colorado (Boulder) took the top three spots in the 35 Best Outdoor Schools in America ranking by Best College Reviews. The ranking is based on information from interviews with school officials, publicized data on outdoor clubs, geographic data on state and national parks, as well as weather data...(10/20/2014)

Dick's SG Sets Grand Openings
Dick's Sporting Goods set grand opening festivities for stores to open in Turlock, CA; Holland, MI; and Fremont, CA...(10/20/2014)

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