K2 Enters Apparel Market With Ex Officio Purchase
- K2 Eyes Peak Performance From Apparel. Lloyd, Brenda // DNR: Daily News Record;7/19/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 29, p21
Reports on the acquisition of apparel companies Ex Officio and Marmot Mountain Works by Carlsbad, California-based sports gear manufacturer K2 Inc. in 2004. Forecast for sales and earnings from the acquisitions; Views of CEO Richard Heckmann on the acquired apparel businesses; Comments of Bill...
- Ex Officio Changes Hands. Lloyd, Brenda // DNR: Daily News Record;5/17/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 20, p14
Reports on the acquisition of apparel company Ex Officio by Carlsbad, California-based outdoors company K2 Inc. in May 2004. Information on Rick Hemmerling, founder of Ex Officio; Details of the K2 Rawlings brand.
- K2 Gets OK to Buy Rawlings. // San Diego Business Journal;3/31/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 13, p44
Reports that shareholders of K2 Inc. and Rawlings Sporting Goods Co. Inc. approved the merger of their companies in separate meetings held on March 26, 2003.
- K2 Leverages Its Supply Chain. Sowinski, Lara L. // World Trade;Nov2003, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p18
Features sporting goods manufacturer K2 Inc. Annual revenue of the company; Description of the financial performance of the company according to J. Wayne Merck, chief operating officer; Dominance of the company in the supply chain; Details of the merger and acquisition activities of K2. ...
- K2 Makes a Pitch to Buy Locally Based Fotoball USA. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;12/1/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 48, p10
Announces K2 Inc.'s offer to purchase Fotoball USA, a San Diego-based maker of souvenirs, for about $17 million. Possible benefits for both companies; Other acquisitions of K2 including Rawlings Sporting Goods Co., Olin, Worth, Stearns, and Shakespeare.
- Sporting Goods Loses Its M&A Exemption. Lloyd, Brenda // DNR: Daily News Record;8/23/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 34, p42
Reports on the acquisitions of several retailers and suppliers in the sporting goods industry in the U.S. as of August 2004. Acquisition of the boxing apparel brand Everlast by sporting goods company Active Apparel Group; Purchase of the Ex Officio and Marmot Mountain brands by outdoor company...
- K2 takes three. // WSA: Performance & Sports Materials;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p4
This article announces the acquisition of companies Marmot, VÃ¶kl, and Marker Ltd. by K2 Inc. in move to give it a substantial share of the outdoor apparel sector and consolidates its key involvement with the snowsports markets.
- Jarden to acquire K2. // WSA: Performance & Sports Materials;May/Jun2007, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p8
The article reports on the definitive merger agreement signed by consumer products company Jarden Corp. to acquire U.S. footwear and apparel company K2. According to the terms of the deal, Jarden will pay $10.85 per share of K2 common stock in cash. The company will also issue 0.1086 of a share...
- SKI RUN. Bellantonio, Jennifer // Orange County Business Journal;5/2/2005, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p1
Reports that Quicksilver Inc. of Huntington Beach, California, has expanded and acquired companies and surpassed one-billion dollars in yearly sales mark in 2004. Quicksilver's venture into the clothes and sporting goods business; Acquisition of French ski maker Skis Rossignol SA in cash and...