TITLE

Yoga USA

AUTHOR(S)
Walzer, Emily
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
SGB;Mar2004, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the market growth of the yoga-inspired gear and apparel category of the sporting goods industry in the U.S. Strategies for merchandising the alternative fitness category; Claim of manufacturers on the changing yoga perceptions; Challenges to selling yoga wear according to Jolynn Ovington, director of Adidas Women's North America.
ACCESSION #
12845930

 

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