TITLE

Woolworth's new deal not off to running start

AUTHOR(S)
Sanders, Lisa
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Crain's New York Business;05/11/98, Vol. 14 Issue 19, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the plans of Woolworth Corporation to acquire The Sports Authority, a sporting goods chain in Florida, in a stock transaction. Terms of the transaction; Stock performance of Woolworth following the announcement; Comment from Aram Rubinson, a retail analyst at PaineWebber company; Financial information on Woolworth for the first quarter of 1998.
ACCESSION #
598169

 

Related Articles

  • Woolworth to acquire Sports Authority. Troy, Mike // Discount Store News;5/25/98, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p1 

    Reports on discount store Woolworth's acquisition of The Sports Authority. Creation of sporting goods expansion opportunities for Woolworth; Assumption of The Sporting Authority's $179 million debt by Woolworth; Focus of Woolworth's reorganization on the sporting goods department.

  • Game, set, match?  // Chain Store Age;Jun98, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p43 

    Reports on the acquisition of the Sports Authority by Woolworth Corp., renamed Venator Group. Conversion of ten ex-Woolworth variety stores to the Sports Authority format; Financial performance of Sports Authority in fiscal 1997.

  • Woolworth/TSA details still to come. Troy, Mike // Discount Store News;6/8/98, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p7 

    Reports on the scheduled release of the information regarding Woolworth Corp.'s acquisition of Sports Authority Inc. Planned subjection of the deal information on shareholders' scrutiny; Federal regulatory basis of the Woolworth's decision to withhold information; Woolworth's plans to file for...

  • CAN WOOLIES SURVIVE? Walsh, Fiona // Management Today;Jul2002, p48 

    Features the business conditions of Woolworth in Great Britain. Accounts on the foundation of the shopping store by Frank Winfield Woolworth; financial issues of the company; Acquisition of the Ladybird kid's clothing brand by Woolworth.

  • The New Power Couple: Gart, Sports Authority Hook Up. Cart, Bob // Retail Merchandiser;Apr2003, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p6 

    Deals with merger of Gart Sports and The Sports Authority. Estimated market capital of the combined company; Number of stores of the combined company; Details on the merger deal.

  • Sports Authority deal marries regional giants. Troy, Mike // DSN Retailing Today;3/10/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p3 

    Reports on the merger of Sports Authority Inc. and Gart Sports. Terms of agreement; Benefits from the merger.

  • Gart Sports tops Venator bid for TSA. Curan, Catherine; Feitelberg, Rosemary // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;7/6/1998, Vol. 176 Issue 3, p2 

    Elaborates on the bidding made by Gart Sports Co. for The Sports Authority (TSA) in 1998. Background on Gart; Information on the May 7 announcement of Venator to purchase TSA; Expected market implication of Gart's deal to TSA shareholders.

  • Hilco Exits Tommy Armour. MacFadyen, Ken // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;5/3/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 18, p6 

    The article reports that the Tommy Armour golf brand has been acquired by The Sports Authority, owned by Leonard Green & Partners.

  • On the Acquisition Trail. Collins, Josephine // License! Global;Dec2007, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p10 

    The author offers her perspective on the merger trend in the licensing industry in Great Britain. She mentions the merger of Chorion and Copyrights Group and also of Parthenon Entertainment and Entara. She considers the interest in the industry from private equity as a good sign that licensing...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics