Sporting Goods Industry News for January 30, 2015
The largest U.S. retail sporting goods chain has reportedly abandoned any consideration of going private via a private equity partner.
Nine-month net income rose 51% to ¥4,140 million ($35.1 mm) from ¥2,739 million for the period ended Dec. 31.
The Cannondale parent reported that the strengthening U.S. dollar against other international currencies will have a significant negative effect on its earnings throughout 2015.
The National Hockey League will reportedly test on-uniform advertising during the World Cup of Hockey in 2016, which could be a precursor to ads on uniforms during league play later.
Skechers is gearing up its marketing machine for the fifth time during the big game broadcast. SKX will roll out a spot for its Relaxed Fit footwear featuring baseball legend Pete Rose.