Power Play

Bhonslay, Marianne
June 2006
SGB;June2006, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p8
Trade Publication
The article examines how rising fuel costs may help boost the sales of sporting goods equipment heading into the summer of 2006. The article discusses how rising fuel costs will affect the economy and consumer buying habits, and suggests that the bicycling and ski industry might benefit. Comments regarding the issue from several sporting goods retail executives are included. Particular focus is given to the sporting goods chains R.E.I., Chick's Sporting Goods and the Ski Market.


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