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EXEC: Sports Direct to Open Two New Flagship Locations in London

The stores, one in Westfield Stratford and the other in Westfield London, are “further progress” in Sports Direct’s elevation strategy, while the Oxford Street flagship will remain the cornerstone of the Sports Direct brand in London.

VF Corp. To Roll Out 300 Additional Mono-Brand Retail Stores

The parent company of Vans, TNF, Timberland, and other active lifestyle brands engaged with Dubai-based global retail conglomerate GMG to expand its retail network across the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia markets over the next five years.

EXEC: Academy Execs Break Down Q4 Hits and Misses, 2024 Outlook

Academy saw an improving comp store sales trend in its fiscal fourth quarter, and while still negative, it gave company management something to hold on to when assessing overall performance in Q4, the full year ended February 3 and planning the year ahead.

EXEC: Nike Admits it Has a Problem, and Its Solution is… Air?

The Swoosh is putting Nike Air ahead of its innovative solutions to its current stale product and sluggish sales problem. The other solution is to play nice and support those pesky retail partners now that the brand suddenly needs them again.

EXEC: DSW Parent Sees Business on Right Track with New People and Processes

DBI expects net sales growth in the low-single-digits in 2024 versus 2023, even when considering the headwind of the extra week of sales in 2023. EPS is forecasted to range between 70 cents to 80 cents per share for 2024, representing a roughly 10 percent increase at the midpoint when compared to the 2023 results.