Shoppers Move to Extremes

July 2008
SGB;Jul2008, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p16
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to retail trade in the sporting goods industry in the U.S. Family Footwear was the strongest channel for Sport Footwear thus far in 2008, with sales increasing in the low-teens. Full-line sporting goods retailers saw the weakest overall results in Sport Footwear for the period, with sales decreasing in the mid-single-digits and average selling prices declining slightly. Basketball sales decreased in the mid- to high-single-digits.


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