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.
| 28 Aug 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. J Crew moved to a loss in its latest quarter, while Bebe Stores improved its net loss and announced a licensing deal for China. Aeropostale booked a net loss for the eleventh straight quarter, and Destination XL delivered what it said was an “outstanding” quarte. rDollar General posted increases in earnings and sales, including apparel, Burlington Stores has raised its full-year guidance after returning to profit, and PVH Corp revealed results that beat its expectations, upping its full-year guidance.
| 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.
| 19 Jul 2012
UK sportswear retailer JJB today revealed that it is seeking further funding, just three months after receiving a GBP30m (US$47m) cash injection in April.
| 7 Jun 2012
The top priority for footwear buyers is finding a retailer they know and trust, according to market research company The NPD Group.
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