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9 min ago | West Australian
Luxury shoe brand Jimmy Choo will seek to woo investors with a share market flotation prospectus promising industry-beating annual sales growth of more than 10 percent on the back of aggressive expansion plans in Asia and elsewhere, a source close to the deal told Reuters. The upmarket shoe maker, known for its stilettos worn by Hollywood and Asian stars alike, will decide in the coming days whether it goes ahead with the initial public offering , depending on market conditions.
2 hrs ago | Investor's Business Daily
Sterne Agee, citing SportScanInfo data, said last week's sales for the casual and athletic shoemaker rose just 13.3% from a year earlier, far weaker than the 37.3% rise in the prior eight weeks. But Sterne Agee analyst Sam Poser said it's a temporary blip for Skechers, resulting from an abrupt end to hot back-to-school season sales: "Wind-down of back to school is not a reason to worry."
4 hrs ago | Business Journal
NBA superstar LeBron James on Tuesday talked about what he's learned about business from his 12-year partnership with Nike. One of Nike's first advertising campaigns for NBA superstar LeBron James was known as the "LeBrons" and featured the basketball player costumed as a businessman, goofball and athlete.
6 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com
A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on NKE. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a "neutral" rating on shares of Nike in a research note on Thursday, July 17th.
8 hrs ago | The York Daily Record
The people of Scotland will decide on Thursday whether to end a partnership with the rest of the United Kingdom that has lasted more than 300 years. Here is a guide to Scotland as the historic vote nears.
Quietly assembled in an auditorium inside its Beaverton headquarters, the basketball world marveled as Nike unveiled its latest, greatest innovations in the Nike LeBron 12 . The precedent was set before the presentation even begun; a season that included dramatics from the publicly unworn eleventh release and ended in the effective deconstruction of a Florida dynasty did well to cut out Nike's impending work.
But sometimes relationships can be rekindled, divorces undone. That's just what happened to Saucony and Mechanica, the Newburyport agency that launched the "Find your strong" campaign for the Lexington-based athletic shoe brand.
When a consumer company drops its ad agency of record, there's usually no turning back.
Ten regions across New York are competing for a portion of a $750 million pot of state funding. "Why? Because in the end, all across the state we want more and more private sector investment and more and more private sector growth all across these 10 regions," said Kenneth Adams, president and CEO of Empire State Development and Commissioner of Economic Development for New York State.
Before Lisa Fitch sells her Fair Haven Marina she hopes to make another sale, for only one dollar: to preserve the historic oyster barge that has long been on the property. Fitch revealed the news during a tour of the "old barge," which sits at the southern end of the Fair Haven Marina , which Fitch and her family purchased in 2008.
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Rafael Mantesso , the Editor-in-Chief of Marketing na Cozinha , a Brazilian gastronomy site and artist in his own right, has created a number of wonderfully playful illustrations that center around his very energetic but very cooperative Bull Terrier named Jimmy Choo. According an interview with A+ , Rafael's beloved dog gave him daily inspiration.
Bellport-based Perfumania, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of personal fragrances, operates a chain of 323 retail stores, as well as the company-owned website Perfumania.com. Bellport-based Perfumania, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of personal fragrances, operates a chain of 323 retail stores, as well as the company-owned website Perfumania.com.
A: Under Armour's stock is running away with the ball this year. But betting on this fast break stock is definitely a Hail Mary play.
Nike has been given an "AA-" credit rating by analysts at Morningstar . The firm's "AA-" rating suggests that the company is a very-low default risk.
As estimated by the NPD Group, basketball shoe sales surged 21% in the last year. This highlights the growing demand for athletic shoes, basketball footwear in particular.
Deckers Outdoor Corp Insider Constance Rishwain unloaded 5,310 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $99.00, for a total transaction of $525,690.00.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 01:31 pm
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