TITLE

NEWS BRIEFS

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
SGB;Feb2008, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers U.S. news briefs related to sporting goods industry. Linsalta Capital Partners has sold Augusta Sportswear Holdings Inc. for $405 million to $450 million range to Quad-C Management Inc. in Charlottesville, Virginia. William Andrews , founder of the Rooster Andrews Sporting Goods, has died at the age of 84, while Bob Humphrey, former owner of football helmet and faceguard maker Schutt Sport Inc., has also died at the age of 76.
ACCESSION #
30104358

 

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