Author: Andy Polk

Democratic incumbents fell right and left, even in seats that they had originally been favored to win. President Barack Obama’s poor approval rating — 42 percent in the last nationwide Galluppoll — dragged down candidates across the country in the face of a Republican wave....

The Skechers Foundation announced that the 2014 Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk broke records and raised over $1.1 million for children with special needs and education. Co-sponsored by Nickelodeon, the Walk was the largest to date – with more than 11,000 participants rallied by...

Frisk, 51, has served as president of Timberland since September, 2011, when VFC promoted him to the position following its $2.3 billion acquisition of The Timberland Company, which also owned the Smart Wool brand. Frisk has served as coalition president, Outdoor Americas since April. ...

The new spot, dubbed "The Process," opens with Wall's friend complimenting his new Adidas basketball shoe from Foot Locker, asking, "All part of the process, right?" After Wall indicates he's not familiar with "The Process," the friend goes on to describe it – landing a...

美国人口统计局于周三发布的主要数据显示,NRF预估9月份的季度零售额(排除汽车、加油站与餐馆的影响)的月度增长率下降0.1%,而年度增长率则上升4.6%。季节性因素带来的影响十分显著,特别是8月销售额的下降,零售额急剧下降的情况超预期。...

男士鞋再次受到新推出的Jordan系列鞋品的推动,销售额呈低个位数增长;女士鞋销售额呈低个位数增长,而童鞋则在少年群体中有所增长。男士高尔夫球鞋与跑鞋的业绩不佳,抵消了篮球鞋、溜冰鞋以及经典鞋款所带来的良好业绩。而女士溜冰鞋和经典鞋款所取得的良好成绩弥补了跑鞋的不足。而在童鞋方面,跑鞋(+50%)、篮球鞋以及足球鞋都取得不错的成绩。...

耐克宣布,其收益增长13.5%至9.62亿美元,或每股1.11美元,远远高于华尔街88美分的预测。销售总额增长15%至80亿美元,收益增长速度高于销售总额,这是由于毛利率增长、税率降低以及平均股份总数降低。...

Crocs Inc. reported operating earnings tumbled 93.8 percent to $1.1 million from $17.9 million a year ago after restructuring and asset impairment charges. Revenues grew 4.8 percent to $302.4 million from $288.5 million with gains of 13 percent in Europe and 10 percent int the...