Anta has announced plans to open stores in the Middle East. Working through Regal International, the Chinese sports brand will distribute its products in the region through multi-brand outlets and a flagship store in Al Quoz, Dubai. Regal International is a joint venture between the Shroff family, which owns the 60-year-old Regal Group, and Roy Gomez, who brought brands like Reebok and Fitness First, building them up. He was most recently with Skechers.