November 03, 2017
The New Zealand brand, which had sales of $150 million in the trailing 12 months, is seen as a complement to the SmartWool brand, which VF said will amplify its presence in the fast-growing natural fibers market.
CCMP, a private equity firm with over $16 billion in transactions in a wide range of industries from consumer to industrial and healthcare, has added Alleson Athletic to the Badger Sportswear transaction it made in Aug. 2016 in what would appear to be a rollup strategy in the team market.
The NSGA along with other retail trade associations including the NRF have filed amicus briefs urging the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a South Dakota case on whether online sellers must collect sales tax.
The four-year deal could be worth as much as $35 million, according to ESPN, and will replace Nike as his sneaker company after the Eager Beavertons declined to match the Big a’s offer.
The high-tech distributor that supplied the sporting goods channel for many years filed for bankruptcy protection in Minnesota listing assets and liabilities of $100-500 million and is attempting to reorganize by selling off its existing inventory, collecting receivables and divesting its operation that sold software.
Under Dog is asking a MD federal court to declare that its use of “I CAN DO ALL THINGS” and “I CAN. I WILL” are valid trademarks that do not infringe on Battle Fashions, which uses the trademark “ICAN.”
NSSF-adjusted FBI NICS background checks were down 16.3% in Oct. to 1,132,065 compared to 1,353,299 last year in the fevered market just before the 2016 presidential election.