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To Adapt, W.L. Gore Takes It Outside

For the first time in history, the makers of Gore-Tex have authorized an outside company to manufacture some of its laminated fabrics.

The $13.3 Billion Question

The European Union’s aggressive move to claw back tax breaks Ireland granted Apple Inc. raises questions for the U.S. sporting goods industry.

Zumiez Comps Show Some Stabilization

While issuing weak guidance for the third quarter, second-quarter results beat management’s internal expectations and comps have turned positive so far in the current quarter.

Under Armour Upbeat About Second Half

Faster-than-expected improvement in the industry’s overall inventory levels bodes well for a pickup in the back half of the year should weather cooperate.

Lululemon Athletica Inc. Gets Its Groove Back

Despite growing competition and lower traffic, the seminal athleisure brand grew same-store sales, average ticket and gross margins in the quarter ended July 31.