October 01, 2020
Jie (James) Zheng, executive director and president of Anta, will replace Heikki Takala as president and CEO of the company with Takala moving to a new role as special advisor to Amer’s board.
The Olin-owned ammunition maker assumed management and operational control of the U.S. Army’s Lake City plant in Independence, MO, from Vista Outdoor, as it begins its seven year contract to run the factory.
DKS is opening 11 stores in October, including six Dick’s banners, two combination Dick’s and Golf Galaxy locations, and three Dick’s Sporting Goods Warehouse Sale stores.
Hodgdon Powder Company added the Ramshot and Accurate smokeless powder brands to its portfolio, and also acquired the Blackhorn 209 muzzleloader brand from Western Powders.
The outdoor coop will close all 167 of its locations, including stores, DCs, call centers and headquarters, and pay its more than 13,000 employees to recreate responsibly on Black Friday.