Adams Golf Sees 12 Percent Revenue Gain in 2011

Adams Golf reported record net sales of $96.5 million for the year ended Dec. 31, 2011, as compared to $86.2 million for the year ended Dec. 31, 2010, an increase of 12 percent year-over-year. The company realized a net profit of $14.5 million, or $1.79 p

Ugg For Men Launches New Campaign

Building on the successful Fall 2011 launch of Ugg for Men and the company's first advertising campaign featuring quarterback Tom Brady, Ugg Australia sustains its momentum into Spring 2012 with an integrated creative campaign that introduces new pro

Desert Sunglass Hires National Sales Director

Desert Sunglass of Scottsdale hired Bud Doyle to fill the position of national sales director. Doyle was most recently national sales manager for Mountain Shades, Wheatridge, CO…

Kenneth Cole Productions Retains Financial Adviser

Kenneth Cole Productions Inc. said a special committee of independent directors has retained Bank of America Corp.'s (BAC) Merrill Lynch as an adviser to help the apparel maker evaluate a buyout offer from the company's founder…

Golfsmith Opens Large Experiential Golf Store in Chattanooga

Golfsmith is opening a new store in the Chattanooga market. The 15,750 square foot facility offers golfers the ability to try out equipment right inside one of the indoor, high-tech hitting simulators, or on the indoor putting green…

Dick’s Sporting Goods Expects Modest Comp Growth in 2012

Dick's Sporting Goods' earnings rose 27.0 percent in the fourth quarter on a 0.1 percent comp gain. Results came in largely in line with revised expectations given on Jan. 12. At the time, the retailer slightly narrowed its guidance due to the

Golf Rounds Played Sour in January

According to Golf Datatech, golf rounds played on a national level were up 21.4 percent in January 2012 over January 2011. Public access play was up 23.0 percent and private course activity was up 17.5 percent…

Merrell Launches Women’s-Specific Barefoot Website

Merrell unveiled a women's-specific online resource dedicated to educating and training women on barefoot running and fitness. The title of the site is “Pretty Strong,” captioned with “unleash your natural power, embrace your natural beauty,” bringin

Modell’s to Open Three Stores in One Day

Modell's Sporting Goods will celebrate the grand opening of 3 new locations in Brooklyn NY, Fresh Meadow NY & Wayne NJ Thursday, March 8th through Sunday, March 11th company President/CEO Mitchell Modell announced…

Modell’s Bolster’s Footwear Buying Team

Modell’s Sporting Goods recently announced a new look for the retailer's Footwear buying team which includes the addition of two industry-veteran buyers. Jennifer (Smith) Anderson joins Modell's as the women’s athletic buyer, having