Dick's Sporting Goods
| 7 Apr 2009
With thousands of factories already closed in China alone, the global recession is taking its toll on apparel and footwear supply chains. A panel discussion at The Prime Source Forum in Hong Kong last week discussed how sourcing has now entered a transitional period. Joe Ayling reports from the event.
| 15 May 2008
The choice between fight and flight is taking on a new meaning in the sporting goods sector. Brands are soaring by exploiting new opportunities in emerging markets, while a subsequent fight for remaining market share is taking shape closer to home, as Joe Ayling reports.
| 24 Nov 2015
In the most recent third-quarter filings from US apparel brands and retailers, Abercrombie & Fitch recorded higher earnings thanks to less discounting, while Foot Locker revealed a mixed quarter, and Destination XL narrowed losses. Also, Kate Spade & Co returned to profit, while L Brands, Ross Stores, and Perry Ellis lifted their full-year guidance. TJX Companies booked earnings and sales growth, but Nordstrom, Dick's Sporting Goods and Wal-Mart lowered their full-year outlook. JC Penney narrowed its loss, while Macy's, Urban Outfitters, and The Buckle all posted double-digit earnings declines.
| 25 Sep 2015
Second-quarter earnings for the retail sector as a whole are forecast to be lower than the prior month, despite easy year-on-year comparisons. The Finish Line posted a small drop in net income, Zumiez saw its profit more than halve, Cherokee Global Brands posted a double-digit decline in net earnings, while Christopher & Banks swung to a loss, and Hudson's Bay was back in the black.
| 7 Aug 2015
German sportswear giant Adidas has launched what it claims to be a first of its kind athletic apparel line for teenagers.
| 21 Jul 2015
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods is to open a boutique women's fitness and lifestyle speciality chain.
| 19 May 2015
Dick's Sporting Goods said it is confident of the year ahead despite booking a drop in first-quarter earnings as the company's Golf Galaxy stores continued to struggle while expenses increased.
| 3 Feb 2015
Dick's Sporting Goods CFO Andre Hawaux has taken on the additional role of chief operating officer.
| 18 Nov 2014
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has reported third-quarter earnings at the higher end of its guidance, but continued pressures in golf and hunting hurt comparable sales.
| 16 Sep 2014
Adidas has moved to defend its position over reports the sporting goods giant has received pressure from investors to accelerate a turnaround and consider replacing its chief executive.
| 20 Aug 2014
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has booked a drop in second-quarter earnings as the restructuring of its golf business weighs on the business.
| 21 May 2014
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has recorded earnings in its first-quarter that came in below its expectations due to weakness in its golf and hunting divisions.
| 11 Mar 2014
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has revealed an increase in earnings and sales in its fourth-quarter, which the company said topped expectations.
| 11 Feb 2014
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has raised its full-year and fourth quarter earnings and sales guidance, after better-than-expected same store sales.
| 19 Nov 2013
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has posted a slight decline in third-quarter net profit but said it expects full-year adjusted earnings per share to be at the higher end of its earlier guidance.
| 17 Oct 2013
Dick's Sporting Goods has gone live with the ecVision supply chain collaboration platform to help improve its business agility and overcome the challenges of global sourcing.
| 20 Aug 2013
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has lowered its outlook for the full year, after cooler weather and weak consumer spending resulted in lower-than-expected second quarter profit growth.
| 21 May 2013
Sportswear retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has today (21 May) reported a 13.4% jump in first-quarter net profit despite lower-than-expected sales growth.
| 3 May 2013
Sportswear retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has appointed Andre Hawaux as its chief financial officer and executive vice president of finance and administration.
| 14 Mar 2013
Senior executives from across the apparel industry and its supply chain will be heading to Hong Kong later this month for the annual Prime Source Forum.
| 11 Mar 2013
Retailer Dick's Sporting Goods today (11 March) posted a 16.8% increase in fourth-quarter profit, helped by rising sales in its online business - but admitted it lost out on sales of cold-weather clothing in January.
| 14 Nov 2012
Retailer Dick's Sporting Goods Inc has raised its full-year earnings forecast after booking a 21% jump in third quarter profit.
| 18 Oct 2012
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has launched a line of performance baselayers that use a special fibre technology designed to enhance the wearer's performance.
| 24 Sep 2012
Troubled UK sportswear retailer JJB Sports today (24 September) confirmed plans to appoint administrators to undertake a potential sale of its assets.
| 5 Sep 2012
UK sporting goods retailer Sports Direct saw first-quarter sales boosted by the Olympics and deep price cuts.
| 30 Aug 2012
Struggling sportswear retailer JJB Sports has put itself up for sale, after admitting its directors do not believe the chain can raise the funds necessary to implement a turnaround.
| 28 Aug 2012
The Finish Line has appointed Harvey Bierman as vice president of digital technology as the US sportswear chain continues to expand its digital business.
| 15 Aug 2012
US retailer Dick's Sporting Goods has seen its second-quarter earnings fall due to charges tied to its investment in UK sporting goods firm JJB Sports.
| 13 Aug 2012
JJB has remained quiet on reports that Jon Moulton, chairman of private equity firm Better Capital, may be looking to take over control of the sportswear business.
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