October 11, 2018
Both Anta and Amer confirmed that there have been preliminary discussions about a buyout of Amer at €40 per share, valuing the company at €4 billion.
T.J. Gassnola, testifying under immunity for the prosecution, told the NY court that he made payments to the families of five high school athletes when he was running the Adidas-sponsored New England Playaz program, including last year’s top NBA draft pick, Deandre Ayton who is now playing for the Phoenix Suns.
The wool sneaker maker closed a $50 million series C funding round led by T. Rowe Price, with Fidelity and Tiger Global also participating.
The 54,000-sq.-ft. facility will be located in Tokyo’s futuristic Toyosu district, midway between the athletes’ village and competition venues.
September sales at Yue Yuen increased 9.4% to $839,473,000, up from $767,479,000, and Pou Sheng retail sales jumped 26.4% higher to $301,508,000 from $238,584,000.
While it threw out some of the claims made by an AL father in a class action suit but generally allowed the case to go forward which is seeking damages for mislabeled weights on bats sold by Easton to consumers.