TITLE

The Finish Line to Acquire Genesco

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Alan
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
SGB;Jul2007, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that The Finish Line Inc. will acquire Genesco Inc. The Finish Line has also acquired the Man Alive chain. The Finish Line's plan is to operate Genesco as a subsidiary while retaining management of the company. The deal gives Finish Line store brands such as Journeys and Hat World/Lids. Comments on the merger by analysts and market observers are included. Information on the finances of the companies is also provided.
ACCESSION #
25795804

 

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