Locally-owned running retailer will celebrate their new permanent location on November 14 - Carrboro, N.C. – Fleet Feet Sports, the retail leader in building thriving local running communities, is excited to announce the official grand opening of its Mechanicsburg, Pa. location. The new store location replaces the previous temporary location in Mechanicsburg and will be located at 6416 Carlisle Pike in the Silver Springs Square shopping plaza.
United Sports Brands today announced that it has acquired NATHAN Sports, the Running Essentials™ market leader in athletic hydration, visibility and performance gear. United Sports Brands will utilize its expertise and experience to create new market opportunities for NATHAN, enabling the brand’s continued focus on ground-breaking product innovation.
Durham, N.C. (November 3, 2015) – Implus LLC, the market leader in athletic, fitness, and outdoor accessories, is excited to announce the acquisition of FuelBelt, Inc. Founded in 1997 by seven-time Ironman World Champion participant, Vinu Malik, FuelBelt is the pioneer in hydration belts and running accessories. FuelBelt will join the Specialty Category of Implus, alongside Balega, TriggerPoint, and Sof Sole.
SCOTT Sports SA and Tecnica Group sign a preliminary agreement for the takeover of Tecnica`s Dolomite division - Givisiez, Switzerland, October 14th, 2015. SCOTT Sports S.A., a global multi sports brand based in Givisiez, Switzerland, and Tecnica Group S.p.A, a leading sports footwear and equipment company based in Giavera del Montello, Italy have signed a preliminary agreement for the takeover of Tecnica Group’s Dolomite division.
Rising Star Sprinter to Become Ambassador for Running Training & PUMA Women - Herzogenaurach, Germany (27th August, 2015) - PUMA is happy to announce an endorsement contract with rising track star Jenna Prandini. The 2015 USATF National 200m and NCAA 100m Champion will join The Global Sports Brand's elite group of athletes that includes World's Fastest Man Usain Bolt, and add more depth to PUMA’s female portfolio that includes five times FIFA Women’s Player of the Year Marta and the youngest ever LPGA tournament winner Lexi Thompson.