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The unsecured creditors committee in the Sports Authority’s bankruptcy case has filed a strong objection to the retailer’s proposed DIP financing package. The committee, representing largely vendors and landlords, called it a “lopsided deal” that favors lenders and argue the mandate that the company be...

The athletic and outdoor industries have traditionally been “guy” industries, illustrated by the fact that most of the executive boards and management teams of major companies in this space fall short when it comes to gender diversity. Historically, most athletic brands have used the strategy...

Nike gained 2.9 million new Instagram followers in February and also outpaced fashion industry competitors by large numbers. The “Just Do It” brand’s social influence on the platform grew close to 27 percent ahead of Chanel, which earned nearly 777,000 new fans....

Oofos, the recovery shoe brand, reported that international business in 2015 nearly tripled in 2015. Oofos recovery footwear is now being sold in 18 countries around the world. Over the last 12 months, the company has opened up seven new international markets including Costa Rica,...

Bobs from Skechers a limited edition collection to benefit Best Friends Animal Society, a national animal welfare organization dedicated exclusively to ending the killing of dogs and cats in America’s shelters. The collection – featuring fun prints of dogs, cats and the Best Friends logo...

Adidas is in the midst of its largest recruiting effort ever in Portland, OR to support the brand’s continued growth in the United States. During the fourth quarter of 2015, Adidas grew 12 percent in North America and announced the expansion of its North American...