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lululemon athletica inc. Announces Full Year Fiscal 2016 Results

29 March 2017

For the fiscal year ended January 29, 2017:

Net revenue increased 14% to $2.3 billion from $2.1 billion in fiscal 2015. On a constant dollar basis, net revenue increased 14%.
Total comparable sales increased 6%, or by 7% on a constant dollar basis.
Comparable store sales increased 4%, or by 5% on a constant dollar basis. Company-operated stores which have ...


 

CTV sports coverage cuts undermine local TV

29 March 2017

Layoffs announced in Kitchener, London and Windsor today follow a similar move by CTV in Barrie, where local sports coverage was eliminated earlier this year in favour of the CTV national sports feed.
TORONTO, March 28, 2017 /CNW/ – A decision by national broadcaster CTV to cut local sports and other programming at several of its ...


 

Sports Excellence launches their new SS17 Baseball Catalogue

29 March 2017


Lots of great new content found in the easy to navigate flip book with added video links.
Check it out here;
 http://sportsexcellence.com/baseball-gear-guide/
& https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClvLOkomeZ4gC0Dg4Q45ZNA/videos
 
   
 


 

RYU Apparel officially opens third storefront location at Park Royal Shopping Centre – Toronto next

29 March 2017

VANCOUVER, March 28, 2017 /CNW/ – Today, RYU Apparel Inc. (TSX VENTURE: RYU; Frankfurt Stock Exchange: RYA), creator of tailored innovation for the urban athlete, is excited to announce the official opening of its third retail location in West Vancouver’s Park Royal Shopping Centre.
Recognized as West Vancouver’s top destination for shopping, entertainment and dining, Park Royal Shopping Centre hosts a variety of ...


 

Asics seeks to expand Boston presence with product creation lab

29 March 2017

Asics America Corp., the Irvine, California-based subsidiary of Kobe, Japan-based Asics Corp., has plans to lease an office near South Station to house what it’s calling a “product creation lab.”
According to the Boston Globe, the 25,000-square-foot office space will be located near South Station and include about 50 people. About 25 of the employees ...


 

Adidas to Automate China Trade Operations

29 March 2017

adidas Greater China has selected Amber Road‘s China Trade Management (CTM) solution to automate and centralize its China General Trade activities.
Growing enthusiasm for sports in mainland China has helped Adidas to power up it sales revenue in the world’s most populous nation, even as a economic slowdown has put the brakes on consumption through ...


 

adidas Introduces ALL DAY – New All-Around Fitness App Inspired by Sport – new wearable

29 March 2017

Portland, Tuesday 28 March 2017 – adidas today shared a first look at adidas ALL DAY, an all-new app that delivers a 360 approach to fitness to motivate you on the path to a stronger, more balanced you.
Putting into practice key learnings from sport, ALL DAY expands on what it means to train, providing ...


 

New Balance’s RunIQ $400 Android Wear fitness watch is available in Canada

29 March 2017

New Balance’s first Android Wear smartwatch is available in Canada, offering a built-in GPS, heart rate sensor and water resistance.
The device is available online via the New Balance and SportChek websites — both offering free shipping — as well as in SportChek stores for $399.99 CAD, though stock appears limited. New Balance’s device is ...


 

Lululemon opens first Beijing Store

29 March 2017

If forced to identify one trend that has captured the hearts and minds of young, upwardly mobile professionals in China’s major cities over the past few years, one would not be unwise to point to health and fitness. Shiny, glass-encased gyms and health-focused restaurants are popping up everywhere, and right at the center of it ...


 

Canada Goose is making a big push into the (slightly) warmer months

29 March 2017

This is the third year that Canada Goose has offered a spring collection, and although its famous down parkas are missing—they’re only for winter—the mission hasn’t changed. “We still stand for the same thing, which is making sure that we’re able to protect you in any kind of adventure. And rather than thinking of just ...