Under Armour is facing a trademark infringement for using the words “I Can” as part of slogans on t-shirts by the alleged owner of the “Ican” trademark.

Adidas welcomed Nora Vasconcellos to its roster of pro skateboard ambassadors, representing its first-ever female rider.

SurfStitch Group, the Australia-based online action sports retailer that collapsed into voluntary administration in August, said its CEO, Mike Sonand, has stepped down.

Free Country, the active lifestyle brand, has formed a new partnership with the New York-based not-for-profit organization The Fresh Air Fund.

Shari-Lynn Fix was appointed the new director of sales for Taurus USA, which encompasses the Taurus, Rossi and Heritage Manufacturing firearms lines.

Gina Group, a privately held NYC based accessory and footwear company, is presenting its inaugural K-Swiss sock collection during the upcoming market week beginning January 8.

Alstyle Apparel, the T-shirt and sweatshirt company acquired by Gildan Activewear in 2016, is closing its distribution center in Anaheim, CA.

Faraday Bicycles is partnering with nonprofit One Tree Planted to help address the damage caused by wildfires this year across California.

Ironclad Performance Wear, best known for its performance work gloves, has been acquired by Brighton Best International Inc. in bankruptcy proceedings.

REI will close its location in Schaumburg, IL on January 11.

Alphabroder, a leading North American distributor of imprintable sportswear and accessories and portfolio company of Littlejohn & Co. LLC, closed its acquisition of Prime Line.

The Nature Conservancy in Colorado announced a new partnership with Backbone Media.

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