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CSGA WEB SITE TOWN HALL MEETING

23 February 2018

Wow. It has been four years since we launched csga.ca!
It is the job of csga.ca to communicate with our current & future community. That community comes in the form of prospects, members, subscribers, enthusiasts and partners. In each case the goal is to accomplish a specific objective, and be a meaningful resource.
While ...


 

Cabela’s closes Moncton store after less than 3 years

23 February 2018

Hunting and fishing retailer has no plans to close any other Canadian locations ‘for the foreseeable future’
Cabela’s, the retail giant whose presence thrilled Moncton so much it named a street after the store, closed Thursday after less than three years in the city.
The hunting, fishing and outdoor gear retailer believes it can “better serve” ...


 

The World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies 2018 || FAST COMPANY

23 February 2018

The 2018 edition of the World’s Most Innovative Companies spans more than 350 enterprises across 36 categories, from the world’s most valuable firm and its continuing transformation of consumer electronics to a small outfit selling natural gum to preserve rainforests. Making into the list are some notable industry colleagues. Congratulations!
#5 AMAZON – For becoming ...


 

Gildan Activewear Reports Full Year 2017 Earnings at Top End of Guidance Range

23 February 2018

Montreal, Thursday, February 22, 2018 – Full Year Consolidated Results Consolidated net sales of $2,750.8 million in 2017 were up 6.4% over last year and in line with our guidance. The increase reflected a 10.4% increase in Printwear segment sales, while Branded Apparel sales were slightly down from the prior year’s level. Consolidated net sales ...


 

PEARL iZUMi’s 2018 Dirt Collection Now Available

22 February 2018

LOUISVILLE, Colo. (February 20, 2018) — For Spring 2018, PEARL iZUMi introduces significant evolutions of its apparel line — with a focus on the emerging category of Dirt riders— including exciting new Versa apparel, an updated mountain bike collection and a full line of MTB footwear featuring Vibram® rubber outsoles. The entire collection is available ...


 

Altra Launches The Vanish-R

22 February 2018

The World’s First FootShape™ Zero Drop™ Racing Flat
(Logan, UT — February 21, 2018) Introducing the Vanish-R, Altra’s first racing flat.
With a 14 mm stack height and weighing only 4.2 ounces, the Vanish-R has the lowest stack height and lightest weight of any Altra shoe.
“Unlike traditional racing flats that rob performance and comfort ...


 

Wolverine Worldwide Outlines 2018 GLOBAL GROWTH AGENDA And Reports Fiscal 2017 Financial Results

22 February 2018

ROCKFORD, Mich., Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE: WWW) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 30, 2017, and outlined its 2018 GLOBAL GROWTH AGENDA, which is the next phase of the Company’s transformation initiative.
“I am pleased with our fiscal 2017 financial performance and continued momentum ...


 

Salming SS2018 Running Collection is now released

22 February 2018


The Salming running collection of 2018 is spearheaded by the evolving icon, the Salming EnRoute and the ISPO Award Winner Trail5. You will also find textile in new fresh eye catching colours and the all new triathlon collection for men and women.
For more information visit Salming Canada
See CSGA’s prior post Salming increases market share with a strong 2017
 
 
 
 
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Canadian urban athletic wear retailer sets U.S. debut

22 February 2018


RYU (Respect Your Universe) will drop anchor in the U.S. in two high-profile retail locations.
The brand, known for its tech-styled performance apparel for men and women, will open a store on Abbot Kinney Boulevard, in Venice Beach, California. Abbot Kinney is known for its stylish boutiques, art galleries, and hip restaurants. The company ...


 

Comor Sports Goes Big in Kitsilano

22 February 2018

The company opened its new flagship store last month in Kitsilano, at the corner of Burrard Street and 4th Avenue, in 6,400 square feet of space.
The new store was designed by Cutler. The contractor was Krown out of Ontario, the subcontractor was Mekanix of Vancouver and millwork was done by Vancouver-based Peregrine, which is ...