TITLE

Timberland Sells GoLite to Former Exec

AUTHOR(S)
Leand, Judy
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
SGB;Jul2008, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that Timberland Co. has sold GoLite footwear business to New England Footwear LLC. Douglas Clark, the former vice president of Timberland, is the president and visionary of New England Footwear, and has assumed functional responsibility of the product line as well as personal oversight of all product development. Although financial terms of the deal were unavailable, the transaction does not include ownership of the GoLite brand and Timberland will retain the trademark.
ACCESSION #
33391634

 

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