Adidas Delivers Robust Q1, Seeks Sale of TaylorMade
Adidas Group, in line with an update provided last week, reported first-quarter earnings from continuing operations jumped 38 percent on a 16.8 percent sales gain. The big news was that it had decided to sell the TaylorMade brand, as well as Adams and Ashworth golf brands...(5/4/2016)
Dollamur Signs Four-Year USA Wrestling Contract
Dollamur Sport Surfaces signed a four-year agreement with USA Wrestling to serve as the official mat provider...
Foot Locker Foundation Names Scholarship Student Athletes
The Foot Locker Foundation unveiled the recipients of its annual Foot Locker Scholarship for 2016...
NSGA Introduces New Measure in 2016 Participation Report
The National Sporting Goods Association (NSGA) introduced a new measure called Total Participation Points (TPPs) as part of the 2016 edition of its Sports Participation...(5/4/2016)
Big 5 Swings to First Quarter Loss
Big 5 Sporting Goods swung to a loss in the first quarter as same-store sales dipped 1.9 percent as warm weather and going-out-of-business sales by bankrupt competitors reduced sales and margins...(5/3/2016)
Under Armour's Chief Merchant and Digital Officer to Leave
Under Armour said Henry Stafford, chief merchandising officer, left the comapny after six years and has been replaced by Kip Fulks on an interim basis. Chief Digital Officer Robin Thurston is also leaving the company...(5/3/2016)
Wolverine's Q1 Exceeds Guidance as Initiatives Kick in
Wolverine Worldwide reported first quarter earnings on an adjusted basis slid 18 percent, but that revenue and earnings exceeded expectations thanks in part to recent initiatives including its decisions to...(5/3/2016)
Academy Sports Appoints Chief Marketing Officer
Academy Sports + Outdoors named Thomas "Tom" Lamb, formerly at Lowe's, to the position of executive vice president and chief marketing officer, effective May 23, 2016...(5/3/2016)