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In the money: Innovation key to Nike growth plan

Sportswear giant Nike plans to accelerate its innovation agenda, with more new ideas and faster solutions, as part of efforts to bolster lon...

Nike shrugs off industry woes

Shareholders of US sportswear group Nike can be rest assured this Christmas that current and future growth is ahead of the field, despite a...

ANALYSIS: Nike finds growth beyond the tick

Sporting goods giant Nike has joined the chorus of retailers and brands warning of rising input costs in the supply chain, even though its s...

Spotlight on...World Cup branding battle

Four years is a long-time in football, but the moment French captain Zinedine Zidane headbutted an Italian defender during the World Cup fin...

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Iconix Brand Group acquires Pony in North America 3 Feb 2015

Katie Smith

Iconix Brand Group, which owns and licenses brands including Candie's and Umbro, has acquired the North American rights to the athletic brand Pony and related intangible assets in partnership with Anthony L&S Athletic (AL&S) for US$37m.


Iconix Brand Group shuffles management team 19 Mar 2014

Katie Smith

Iconix Brand Group has unveiled a series of changes to its management team, including the appointment of Jeff Lupinacci as its new CFO, replacing Warren Clamen.


Iconix snaps up balance of Latin America business 3 Mar 2014

Michelle Russell

Iconix Brand Group has acquired the remaining 50% of its Latin America business from joint venture partner New Brands Group for US$42m.


Iconix Q4 profit boosted by higher sales 21 Feb 2014

Katie Smith

Iconix Brand Group, which owns and licenses brands including Candie's and Umbro, has reported a 6% increase in fourth-quarter net profit thanks to higher sales.


Iconix lifts outlook despite Q3 profit decline 29 Oct 2013

Katie Smith

Iconix Brand Group has raised its earnings guidance for the full year, despite reporting a slight decline in third-quarter net profit.

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Zara under fire over "Holocaust" T-shirt 28 Aug 2014

Michelle Russell

Inditex-owned fast fashion chain Zara has gone and done it again.

Company research

Performance apparel markets: business update, 3rd quarter 2013

Performance apparel markets: business update, 3rd quarter 20

This report provides information, analysis and valuable insight on developments relating to the performance apparel industry in the following categories: acquisitions, divestments and mergers; company...

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Global Sports Apparel Market 2015-2019

Global Sports Apparel Market 2015-2019

Sports apparel is worn during workouts or any physical exercise to provide the wearer comfort and style. T-shirts, hoodies, shorts, and tracksuits are typical sport-specific apparel used while playing...

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Nike Inc in Apparel and Footwear (World)

Nike Inc in Apparel and Footwear (World)

Nike Inc, the US-based sportswear giant, goes from strength to strength. After disposing of the Umbro and Cole Haan brands in 2013, it is free to focus on its Converse, Hurley and above all Nike brand...

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