• SGI Europe Executive Edition: Vol 31 - 39+40
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    SGI Europe Executive Edition: Vol 31 - 39+40

    2020-11-03T07:09:00Z

    Bad timing for new lockdowns | World’s major retailers grew by 7% | New Amazon probe in Germany | Stricter rules for marketplaces | Callaway to merge with Topgolf | Will Adidas divest Reebok? | VF’s results and agility strategy | Puma returns to profit and growth | Technogym invests in home fitness | OR and Ispo Munich will be digital-only | Contrasting consumer sentiment in Europe | Little impact from Covid on China’s results or biggest sports retailer

  • Ranking - The Largest Sporting Goods Retailers Worldwide
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    Ranking - The Largest Sporting Goods Retailers Worldwide

    2020-10-29T16:30:00Z

    This exclusive chart shows the revenue development of the major global sporting goods retailers in 2019 vs 2018. The chart and data can be downloaded. This is exclusive data and analysis for Premium Members.

  • SGI Europe Executive Edition: Vol 31 - 37+38
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    SGI Europe Executive Edition: Vol 31 - 37+38

    2020-10-15T13:53:00Z

    The leading sports retailers online | E-commerce boosts Decathlon | Covid boosts online sales | VF reorganizes the top suite | Icon and Hyperice get high valuations | Cautious outlook for winter sports | Tennis’ recovery to benefit Babolat | Nike is most marketed brand in sports | WFSGI survey shows more pessimism | eBay joins the sneaker resale market | Facebook helps Elho’s rebirth | Ispo Munich, other fairs go hybrid

  • Article

    Intersport settles with creditors in Sweden at 75%

    2020-10-08T13:58:00Z

    Intersport Sverige says it expects to come out of insolvency proceedings before the end of October, along with its Löplabet chain of running stores and another subsidiary, following the approval of a settlement by 99 percent of its creditors. We have learnt that they agreed to write off 75 ...

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    The Norwegian retail merger can go through

    2020-09-22T16:49:00Z

    The Norwegian Competition Authority has announced its endorsement of the proposed business combination between Gresvig , the Norwegian licensee of Intersport , and Sport 1 Gruppen . The two new partners are the largest sports retailers in the country after XXL Sport . As planned, they will form ...

  • Odlo has a new owner
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    Odlo has a new owner

    2020-05-14T10:44:00Z

    Monte Rosa Sports Holding AG , a company based in Switzerland, has acquired Odlo International , the Swiss producer of functional sports underwear, together with all its national subsidiaries, from Herkules Fund III . The transaction was completed on Wednesday, May 13, for an undisclosed price. Odlo was founded ...

  • Infographic - The Top 3 Sporting Goods Retailers in Norway
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    Infographic - The Top 3 Sporting Goods Retailers in Norway

    2020-02-07T18:31:00Z

    This exclusive chart shows the market share development of the top 3 sporting goods retailers in Norway over the past 10 years (2009 to 2018). This is exclusive data and analysis for Premium Members.

  • News briefs

    In a counterpoint to XXL Sport, the Norwegian sports retailer...

    2019-12-24T00:00:00Z

    In a counterpoint to XXL Sport, the Norwegian sports retailer that is operating in Denmark only through a web store, Magasin du Nord, the Danish department store, is reaching out to Swedish customers with a new online store that opened earlier this month. Magasin once had a Swedish branch ...

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    Stadium re-organizes

    2017-09-28T00:00:00Z

    Stadium is adjusting its organization by creating distinct entities and leadership for the Stadium and Stadium Outlet stores , which enables the Swedish retail group's chief executive to spend more time on strategic direction and business development. The change comes about two years after Karl Eklöf ...

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    Intersport Finland copes with poor weather and XXL

    2017-06-26T00:00:00Z

    Intersport Finland held up last year in spite of calamitous weather conditions, which have negatively affected the country's cross-country skiing market and are apparently starting to impact the cycling market as well. Kesko Oy , Intersport's licensee for Finland, reported flat sales of about €316 million in 2016 for all ...