TITLE

NEWS BRIEFS

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
SGB;Dec2007, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs about the sporting goods industry. Dick's Sporting Goods has announced the launch of the Nike ACG outdoor brand as an exclusive in its stores. Target stores will be the exclusive seller of Converse's One Star footwear and apparel collection launching February 2008. Nike, Inc. reached an agreement and will sell the Starter brand to Iconix Brand Group, Inc. for $60 million in cash.
ACCESSION #
27962056

 

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