Athletic


Macy’s Herald Square Kicks Off Celebration of Super Bowl XLVIII

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New York—If you think all the celebrations surrounding Super Bowl XLVIII will be confined to the MetLife Stadium in East … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top Must-Read Articles

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New York—It wasn’t as frigid this week as last, but many retailers probably felt a chill. Citing reasons such as light traffic, … [Read more...]

“Starter Clubhouse” Pops-Up for Super Bowl XLVIII

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New York—Midtown Manhattan is turning into a veritable playground for Super Bowl XLVIII revelers. To coincide with the Feb. 2 game … [Read more...]

Lightweight Performance Running Footwear Sales Increase

An example: Puma's Faas 100 R Glow Women's Running Shoes in "Fluro Pink"

Port Washington, NY—Innovation in the category of athletic footwear is helping to boost sales in a particular niche. In a report … [Read more...]

Marika Inks Bag License with Stone Mountain

Marika from FAM Brands

Commerce, CA/New York—Marika, the shape-enhancing activewear and yoga brand belonging to FAM Brands, is expanding its accessories … [Read more...]

DVS Footwear to Expand in Accessories with Aquarius

Popular Jarvis style from DVS Shoes

New York—Sequential Brands Group is stepping up its accessories offerings. In a deal announced Monday Sequential along with DVS … [Read more...]

Columbia Sportswear Venture Poised for Growth

Trekking through the Colorado snow, wearing Columbia Sportswear head to toe

Portland, OR—Columbia Sportswear has begun its new joint venture with Swire Resources, which is designed to act as a springboard … [Read more...]

Finish Line Swings into Q3 Profit as Sales Jump

The Finish Line

Indianapolis, IN—The Finish Line Inc. reported Friday that it swung into a third quarter profit as comparable store sales rose and … [Read more...]

Nike Q2 Profit Up 40% on Higher Average Pricepoints

The new Nike+ FuelBand SE tracks how
much, how often and how intensely you move, then provides real-time feedback, move reminders and insights.

Beaverton, OR—Nike Inc. reported Thursday afternoon that its second quarter profit rose 40% due to higher average selling prices … [Read more...]

Lululemon Q3 Earnings Up, But Warns of Flat Holiday Comps

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Vancouver—Lululemon Athletica Inc. today reported a 20% increase in its third quarter profit but warned that its fourth quarter … [Read more...]

Marika Signs Multi-Year Licenses For Hosiery, Footwear

Marika

Commerce, CA—Marika, the shape-enhancing activewear and yoga brand belonging to FAM Brands, recently signed a multi-year licensing … [Read more...]

Kering Warns of Drop in Full-Year Profits

Suede Sapphire Collection: celebrating PUMA Suede's 45th anniversary.

Paris—Kering, owner of Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and Puma, warned Thursday its full-year profit will be down “significantly” on … [Read more...]