- CHAPTER 8: SPORTING GOODS. // Sports Marketing;2008, p28
Chapter 8 of the book "Sports Marketing 2008" from Richard K. Miller & Associates is presented. It explores the sporting goods industry which generated $53.7 billion in consumer purchases in the U.S. in 2007, according to the National Sporting Goods Association (NSGA). NSGA also estimated...
- Barrel Fever. Bhonslay, Marianne // SGB;Sep2006, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p22
The article looks at Jack's Surfboards, the Huntington Beach, California-based retailer. The retailer, according to the article, dominates the surf scene in Orange County and capitalizes on its international acclaim as the second home and often sponsor of some of the world's most reputed...
- New-wave engine. Lewis, John // Design News;4/3/2000, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p58
Presents information on Igniter 2000 model Powerski Jetboard, a product from Powerski International Inc., founded by Bob Montgomery. Igniter 2000's engineering innovations; Award received by Igniter 2000 and its proprietary engine; Information on the first actual jetboard/motorized surfboard...
- Sand Essentials. // Men's Health;May2004, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p152
Features several sand boarding equipment from various companies. Sand board from Venomous; Backpack from Camelbak; Helmet from Zamp; Go-kart from Team Dazon.
- Quivers. Blolos, Matt // TransWorld SURF;Oct2012, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p58
The article features surfboards designed by Matt Biolos including Early Days, Round Nose Fish, and Pelagic.
- DOING THE MATH. // SGB;Jun2004, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p23
Presents the sporting goods companies in the U.S. that are included in the 2003 Retail Top 100 list compiled by magazine "SGB." INSETS: THE FOOTACTION SAGA WINDS DOWN;LOCAL COMMUNITIES FALL HOOK, LINE AND SINKER FOR BASS PRO AND....
- calendar. // SGB;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p62
A calendar of events related to the sporting goods industry in the U.S. from November 2009 to February 2010 is presented, which includes NBS Fall Athletic Market, New York Shoe Expo (FFANY), SIA On-Snow Demo/Free Ride Fest.
- NSGA's Answer Man. // NSGA Retail Focus;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p7
The article presents questions and answers related to sporting goods in the U.S. including a company that produces a ping-pong table which covers a pool table, a company that develops shoe accessories like shoe cleaners, shoe conditioners and water repellents, and a manufacturer that provides...
- New sporting goods. Pargh, Andy // Design News;4/19/93, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p160
The article introduces the Tubular Technology by Adidas Co. on shoe development in the industry in the U.S. The Tubular Technology different from any other shoe on the market is that it compensates for imperfections in an individual's running style. It does this by featuring four different...