TAG Sold to Lansing Sports’ Philip Rosati

Team Athletic Goods (TAG), the buying group, has been sold to Philip Rosati Sr. of Lansing Sports Shop in Lansing, IL. Rosati, whose family has run the team dealer and retail store in since 1954, will become TAG's CEO…

Dick’s SG Set to Move Into New Findlay Headquarters

Dick's Sporting Goods plans to fully occupy its new corporate headquarters by the end of February. The $150 million, 670,000-square-foot complex occupies 116 acres of land beside the main runway at the Pittsburgh International Airport in Findlay, PA.

Wolverine World Wide’s Q4 Sales Slide 9.7%

Wolverine World Wide, Inc. reported fourth quarter revenues declined 9.7% to $312.5 million. Net earnings fell 31% to $16.7 million, or 33 cents a share, from $24.1 million, or 49 cents a share, a year earlier. Excluding 12 cents a share in restructuring

Under Armour VP of Apparel Resigns

Under Armour said Suzanne Karkus, its SVP of apparel and an executive, plans to resign to pursue other interests. According to a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, her resignation will be effective Feb. 16, 2010. Matt Mirchin, SVP of sales

Tefron Appoints CEO

Tefron Ltd., a producer of seamless intimate apparel and engineered-for-performance (EFPTM) active wear, appointed Amit Meridor as its CEO, effective Jan. 21…

AAFA Launches Industry Haiti Reconstruction Task Force

The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) has created the Haiti-AAFA Recovery and Reconstruction Team (HARRT), a member-led task force that will provide key apparel, footwear, and textile industry insight as relief operations continue andvreconst

FTC Expected to Detail Greenwashing Guidelines

The Federal Trade Commission is expected to toughen enforcement and environmental guidelines around “greenwashing” when it updates its environmental marketing guidelines for the first time since 1998, according to a report in the New York Times…

Outdoor Foundation Releases Youth Study

The Outdoor Foundation released a Special Report on Youth, a new research report detailing youth participation in outdoor recreation. The report reveals, among other findings, that nearly 60% of American youth ages 6-24 participate in outdoor recreation.