TITLE

Dick's Sporting Goods Acquires Golf Galaxy

AUTHOR(S)
Versteegen, Kris
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
SGB;Dec2006, Vol. 39 Issue 12, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Dick's Sporting Goods' acquisition of Golf Galaxy in November 2006 for $225 million. The Golf Galaxy will continue to use its own name, brand, and management team, and both companies will maintain separate storefronts. The differences between this acquisition and Dick's Sporting Goods' acquisition of Galyan's are also discussed along with implications of the acquisition related to the golf market.
ACCESSION #
23595805

 

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