Author: Andy Polk

The move comes after Crescent Capital Group LP, a major creditor of Rockport, acquired ownership of Rockport in recent weeks from Berkshire Partners LLC and added new capital into the company with other co-investors. according to the report. Sources said Houlihan Lokey is advising Rockport....

UA also announced that a limited number of its red winter boots and training shoes, featuring Team Canada’s mark, will be available for purchase leading up to the Olympic Winter Games through underarmour.com/en-ca, as well as through retail partner Sport Chek via sportchek.ca exclusively....

“This has been an impressive start to the holiday season, perhaps the best in the last few years,” NRF Chief Economist Jack Kleinhenz said. “The combination of job and wage gains, modest inflation and a heathy balance sheet along with elevated consumer confidence has led...

Adidas has been active in the wearable space for over 15 years with the first commercial launch of sensor enabled footwear in 2001 and the introduction of real time coaching under the Adidas miCoach brand in 2008. ...

“Working out is about more than visiting the trendiest gyms and hoping you get off the waitlist for the 6 p.m. class,” said Erin Bailey, director of fitness programming for ASICS Studio. ...

“I couldn’t be more excited about the talented group of leaders joining the team this year. Our board of directors and leadership team have a long-term commitment to make a positive impact on our employees, our members, our business and society,” says REI CEO Jerry...

Highlights from The NPD Group’s Matt Powell follows: November Athletic Footwear Overview U.S. athletic footwear sales were better than expected in November, likely driven by the unprecedented promotional environment. The deals over Thanksgiving/Black Friday week were deeper than they were in previous years, and the actual prices...