The owner of brands including Umbro and Lee Cooper announced on Friday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an affiliate of Lancer Capital, a deal which values Iconix at around $585 million.
Originally planned for August, the trade shows have been postponed to fall, with the Portland edition now set to run September 29 through 30, while the Boston event will take place October 4 through 5.
It’s not all about football as the European Championships is about to kick off. No. There’s room for basketball too. Foot Locker has just launched an exclusive basketball-inspired capsule collection with Melody Eshani.
Beneath the office space of Emily in Paris, the trend-setting series, one finds another new French concept; rare sneaker store Kikikickz, the brainchild of two entrepreneurs taking sneaker trading to new heights.
The UK fashion industry is on notice. The government is launching a major initiative to crack down on workplace abuse, with particular attention to garment production, in a bid to improve and protect workers’ rights.
Giorgio Armani is dressing the Italian national football team in their official uniform for the Euro 2020 finals, which begin on 11 June, kitting out the squad and coach Roberto Mancini in pale powder blue.
The Vancouver-based athleticwear company reported net revenue of $1.2 billion for the first quarter on Thursday, an 88% increase compared to $652.0 million in the prior-year period, driven by the return of store traffic.
JD Sports Fashion is selling Dutch business Sports Unlimited Retail to Iberian Sports Retail Group. But that’s less of a change that it might at first appear given that the Iberian business is also majority owned by JD.
Sports Direct has launched a £6 million summer football ad campaign ahead of this month's European Championships. Entitled ‘Just A Game?!’, the ad takes fans on a light-hearted journey through the meaning of football.