Lack of Key Items Challenges Holiday Sales for Sporting Goods

February 2008
SGB;Feb2008, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the poor performance of Holiday sales in some American sporting goods companies in 2007, leading industries to liquidate inventories on product that was no longer on the list of must-haves for holiday. However, the Dick's Sporting Goods has revealed a positive sales in the fourth quarter of the year due to good management. The Big 5 Sporting Goods has foreseen more issues with the implosion of the wheeled footwear fad, besides the macroeconomic issues.


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