Athletic


Nike Shares Climb as Q4 Earnings and Sales Grow

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Beaverton, OR—Nike saw its share price climb after revealing an increase in fourth-quarter earnings and sales, boosted by growth … [Read more...]

Lululemon’s Size Makes it an Unlikely Takeover Target

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Vancouver--A leveraged buyout or takeover of Lululemon Athletica is unlikely, analysts believe, due to its size and its very high … [Read more...]

Skechers Sues Adidas for Patent Infringement

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Manhattan Beach, CA—Don’t step on Skechers USA’s toes. On Thursday, the athletic footwear company said it filed a lawsuit against … [Read more...]

FAM Brands’ Bally Total Fitness Signs Sock License

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Commerce, CA and New York—Bally Total Fitness, one of the leading names in fitness, is fast become a fashion brand as well. Thanks … [Read more...]

Lululemon Cuts Outlook as Q1 Profit Plummets

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Vancouver--The founder and biggest shareholder in Lululemon Athletica has criticized the company’s board, just hours before the … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: IURI

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Item of the Day: IURI Have you assembled your national team accessories yet as the 2014 FIFA World Cup gets underway in Brazil … [Read more...]

Foot Locker Post Record Q1 Earnings, Beats Estimates

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New York—Foot Locker reported Friday that its first quarter profit rose 17% as the athletic specialty retailer recorded record … [Read more...]

Zumiez Q1 Profit Flat, But Beats Estimate

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Lynnwood, WA—Zumiez Inc. reported last week that flat first quarter profit, higher expenses and narrowed margins. Still, the board … [Read more...]

Eddie Bauer Strides into Footwear This Fall

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Bellevue, WA—After 94 years of enabling adventure with premium outerwear, apparel and gear, Eddie Bauer expands its outfitting … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Fivesse

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Item of the Day: Fivesse Hate lugging around that smelly, unorganized, bottomless pit of a gym bag all day after a workout? Yeah, … [Read more...]

Ahead of World Cup, Adidas Q1 Profit Sinks on Slowed Sales

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Dusseldorf, Germany—At 37 days and counting down to the World Cup, it can’t come fast enough for Adidas AG, the world’s … [Read more...]

Columbia Sportswear to Pay $190 Million for Yoga-Brand PrAna

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Portland, OR—Columbia Sportswear Co., known for its outerwear and accessories, revealed late Tuesday that it agreed to buy PrAna … [Read more...]