For American Shoppers, It's All About Price
- SPORTS EQUIPMENT. // Sporting Goods Market Research Handbook;2006, p43
Chapter 10 of the book "The 2006 Sporting Goods Market Research Handbook" is presented. It provides information on the trend of consumer purchases of sports equipment in the U.S. The National Sporting Goods Association (NSGA) has reported that consumer purchases have increased by 1.7 percent in...
- USED SPORTS EQUIPMENT. // Sporting Goods Market Research Handbook;2006, p44
Chapter 11 of the book "The 2006 Sporting Goods Market Research Handbook" is presented. It provides information on consumer purchase of used sports equipment in the U.S. A survey conducted by the National Sporting Goods Association revealed that consumers spent $753 million on used sporting...
- PUBLISHER'S LETTER. Erwin, Charlotte // SGB;Jan2006, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p8
The article presents a forecast on the sporting goods industry in the U.S. for 2006. Mergers and acquisitions will play a major role. Retailers are trying to streamline operations, and are contemplating major technology upgrades. While many consumers will remain loyal to specialty stores that...
- The More Things Changeâ€¦. Carr, Bob // SGB;Jan2006, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p16
The article reflects on the sporting goods industry. It examines the impact of increase gas prices on sporting goods retailers. It explores how bad inflation was in the 1980s. The conclusion of the report, The Impact of Energy and Inflation on Consumers Behavior, produced by the consultant firm...
- Understanding Unplanned Purchases to Develop Retail Growth Strategies. Dobrin, Dustin; Egan, Karen Ringswald; Shea, Carol // NSGA Now;Dec2013/Jan2014 NOW Issue, p4
The article focuses on early-stage shop-along exploratories, conducted by National Sporting Goods Association (NSGA) in partnership with Blue Research and Olivetree Research. It is mentioned that shoppers on different store missions were followed to find their shopping behavior and their choice...
- Pro Shoppers. Johnson, E. Michael // Golf World;7/9/2004, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p20
Focuses on golf professionals spending much money on golf accessories. Comments of Gene Sarazen on pro shoppers not knowing the value of dollar; Purchase of two time U.S. champion, Lee Janzen of a dozen Titleist Pro V1's; Purchase of Doug Tewell of a seventy five dollar Odyssey Tri-Hot putter.
- New equipment. // Coach & Athletic Director;Apr1998, Vol. 67 Issue 9, p64
Features several sports equipment and products of interest to coaches. Includes portable basketball goal from Future Pro; Gulfpack Cooler from California Innovations; Urethane dumbbell from Iron Grip.
- In Gear. Kovach, Brad // MotorBoating;Sep2000, Vol. 186 Issue 3, p40
Lists several sports accessories.
- Style. // Bicycling;Sep2003, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p29
Presents information on several sports products and equipment, including the Vector jersey for cyclists manufactured by Exte-Ondo.