September 09, 2022
Strong gains in athletic footwear and apparel and increases in all equipment categories save exercise, sent total sporting goods imports up 11.0% in the second quarter to $7,989.9 million from $7,196.5 million.
In addition to lowering its full-year guidance earlier in the week, NWL said it plans to issue $1 billion in senior unsecured debt to refinance its $1.1 billion of 3.85% notes that were coming due next year.
The tactical footwear maker hired sneaker industry veteran Mark Cavanaugh as its new chief in May, tasked with expanding the company’s core business and extending its distribution in consumer retail.
Ski Butlers, which operates ski equipment rental and delivery services in 50 ski resorts worldwide, has been acquired by resort owner, Alterra Mountain Company.
Sports apparel designer Oscar Tubio is suing The Big a in CA Central District Court for infringing on his design of Diego Maradona’s Boca Juniors 1981 jersey with a variety of sports apparel and replica jerseys.