Author: Andy Polk

Sports Engineering Inc. (SEI) announced that former Super Bowl-winning quarterback Joe Theismann has joined SEI to help advance SEI’s SmartSpring technology. SEI is continuing its efforts to make footwear and sports equipment safer for athletes and active people of all ages. Among other activities, Theismann will...

Groundwork Endurance has announced its partnership with Skechers for the 35th annual Carlsbad 5000 presented by National University. The global footwear company will serve as official footwear partner as well as title sponsor of the Skechers Performance Elite Invitational, the event’s iconic professional races, set to...

Dick’s Sporting Goods will be expanding its nationwide footprint with the opening of two Dick’s Sporting Goods stores and two Golf Galaxy stores, in March. Stores to open include: Dick’s Sporting Goods, Hamilton Place, Chattanooga, TN Dick’s Sporting Goods, Valley Mall, Hagerstown, MD Golf Galaxy, Warwick...

The Footwear Distributors & Retailers of America (FDRA), America’s largest and most respected footwear trade association representing 90 percent of the entire industry, applauded the introduction of bipartisan legislation in Congress to combat the surge of counterfeits sold through e-commerce platforms. The Stopping Harmful Offers...

Vans has promoted David Tichiaz to general manager of Vans Americas, the brand’s parent company, VF Corp., confirmed to SGB Media on Tuesday. Tichiaz replaces Mitch Whitaker, who was appointed to the newly created role of vice president and managing director, VF Japan. Tichiaz formerly was vice...