TITLE

Sport Footwear Posts Modest Growth in 2007

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
SGB;May2008, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the financial performance of the sports footwear industry during the financial year 2007. The year of 2007 saw women's sport footwear sales grow in the low-teens. James Hartford, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of SportsOneSource Group said that while overall growth in the sport footwear business remained weak for the second year in a row, the lifestyle footwear categories continued to perform well.
ACCESSION #
32098398

 

Related Articles

  • ATHLETIC FOOTWEAR.  // Sporting Goods Market Research Handbook;2006, p39 

    Chapter 9 of the book "The 2006 Sporting Goods Market Research Handbook" is presented. It discusses the assessments of market trend of athletic footwear in the U.S. The National Sporting Goods Association (NSGA) and SGMA International reported that the consumer purchases of athletic footwear...

  • Tricky Footing. Powell, Matt // SGB;Nov2006, Vol. 39 Issue 11, p6 

    The article looks at the athletic shoe business in the U.S. and examines how athletic shoe sales are slowing due to mixed trends in brands and categories. According to the article, the performance running shoe category is doing well, classics are in a free-fall, Heelys have made a strong...

  • Lease Issues Ripple Thru Shoe Industry. Sargent, Lydia // FN: Footwear News;3/14/2005, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p4 

    Presents an update in the financial performances of companies in the footwear industry in the U.S. as of March 14, 2005. Performance of Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. for the fourth-quarter of 2004; Reason behind the increase in the sales of Brown Shoe Co. in fourth quarter; Information on the plan...

  • Running Rivalries Heat Up. ERNST BEAUDRY, JENNIFER // FN: Footwear News;Dec2013, Vol. 69 Issue 43, p7 

    The article discusses the impact of competitions in footwear industry in the U.S. It highlights the increasing sales in running shoes and revenue in 2012, according to the nonprofit trade association National Sporting Goods Association. It also emphasizes the business planning and marketing...

  • HOT NUMBERS.  // FN: Footwear News;8/14/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 32, p25 

    The article reports on the financial performance of California-based footwear retailers for the second quarter of 2006. Big Five Sporting Goods Corp. posted better-than-expected earnings as sales rose 7 percent. Shares of Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. have fallen about 35 percent...

  • Taking Stock. Karr, Arnold J. // FN: Footwear News;3/16/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p20 

    The article presents information on the financial performances of the footwear companies. Privately held Neiman Marcus Group Inc. reported a second-quarter operating loss of $32.6 million versus $134.3 million in operating income in the comparable 2007 period. Sporting Goods Inc. became the...

  • Firms Report Positive Q1, Issue Upbeat Forecasts. Derby, Meredith // FN: Footwear News;5/22/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 21, p16 

    The article discusses the financial performance of several footwear companies for the first quarter of 2006. Foot Locker Inc., Shoe Carnival Inc., Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. and Geox SpA saw the quarter benefit from sales of casual footwear, and expressed optimism about the remainder of the...

  • TAKING STOCK: THE BOTTOM LINE ON THE SHOE BIZ. Salamon, Lindsay E.; Casabona, Liza // FN: Footwear News;8/27/2007, Vol. 63 Issue 33, p34 

    The section offers news briefs related to the footwear industry. Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. reported a net loss of $10.5 million, or 15 cents a diluted share, for the second quarter ended August 4, 2007. Nike Inc. won a judgment of 350,000 yuan in a Shanghai court against three entities...

  • Footwear Firms Report Uneven Q1 Performance. Derby, Meredith // FN: Footwear News;5/15/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 20, p6 

    The article offers a look at the financial performance of three footwear companies in the U.S. for the first quarter. A decline in the earnings of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. is reported. Information on the impact of the restructuring efforts of R.G. Barry Corp. on its performance is presented....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics