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Adidas says China sales back to growth faster than expected

Adidas says China sales back to growth faster than expected

Adidas said on Thursday that sales had returned to growth in greater China faster than it had expected after the coronavirus lockdown, while the reopening of business in Europe and the Americas was going more gradually.
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Kering takes public stand against racism: contributes to NAACP and to Campaign Zero

Kering takes public stand against racism: contributes to NAACP and to Campaign Zero

Kering, one of the largest luxury groups on the planet, has made financial commitment to fight racism, with contributions to the NAACP and to Campaign Zero – following eight days of protests in multiple American cities.
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Rugby-inspired Eden Park launches dedicated online store for US market

Rugby-inspired Eden Park launches dedicated online store for US market

Eden Park, the high-end French label inspired by rugby, has launched an online store dedicated to the United States. The e-tail store marks a first step by Eden Park into the sportswear market in the US.
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Reebok links with ba&sh for urban dance-focused capsule collection

Reebok links with ba&sh for urban dance-focused capsule collection

Reebok has linked up with premium French womenswear brand ba&sh on an exclusive capsule collection called Pas de Deux.
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Sales at Dick’s Sporting Goods drop 31% in Q1

Sales at Dick’s Sporting Goods drop 31% in Q1

The Pennsylvania-based sportswear and equipment retailer announced a 30.6% decline in net sales in the first quarter, due in large part to disruptions related to the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Hammerson, M&S prepare for new normal as they share reopening plans

Hammerson, M&S prepare for new normal as they share reopening plans

Hammerson and Marks & Spencer have released further details of their reopening plans as retailers across the UK prepare to transition to a “new normal”.
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Boohoo hit with $100m lawsuit over “fake promotions”

Boohoo hit with $100m lawsuit over “fake promotions”

The legal action has been brought by US law firms Almadani Law and AI Law, which allege that Boohoo and its subsidiaries PrettyLittleThing and Nasty Gal have engaged in deceptive pricing.
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Nike says 'Don't Do It' on racism

Nike says 'Don't Do It' on racism

Nike has taken a stand against racism with a "Don't do it" campaign, a twist on its famous catch phrase, as protests against police brutality spread across the United States.
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Under Armour announces North American store reopenings

Under Armour announces North American store reopenings

On Thursday, the sportswear company said it reopened its first U.S. stores on May 15, and opened additional stores last week, with plans to reopen nearly 50% of its North American stores by Friday.
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Adidas and Allbirds race towards ultra-sustainable future in new sports shoe JV

Adidas and Allbirds race towards ultra-sustainable future in new sports shoe JV

Adidas and Allbirds are partnering “to push the boundaries of sustainability by setting out to accomplish something that has never been done before: a sports performance shoe with the lowest carbon footprint”.
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Puma launches collection with Gold's Gym

Puma launches collection with Gold's Gym

Puma has teamed up with Gold's Gym for the launch of a performance wear collection made to be worn both at the gym and outside of it.
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Hibbett Sports sales decline 21% due to pandemic

Hibbett Sports sales decline 21% due to pandemic

The Birmingham, Alabama-based sportswear retailer reported a 21.4% decrease in net sales for the first quarter on Tuesday, as a peak in online revenues helped to temper declines related to temporary store closures.
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Foot Locker starts streamlining after negative Q1

Foot Locker starts streamlining after negative Q1

The US sport retailer’s sales plummeted in the quarter which ended on May 2, falling by 43%. Stores are gradually reopening, but a major overhaul is on the cards, including closure of the Runners Point chain in Germany.
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Frasers exec slams government, says reopening delay could ruin some retailers

Frasers exec slams government, says reopening delay could ruin some retailers

Frasers Group finance chief Chris Wootton has slammed the UK government for its handling of the coronavirus crisis and store reopening plans from a business viewpoint as a two-week opening delay means more lost sales.
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Norwegian sports retailer XXL brings back staff as sales rebound

Norwegian sports retailer XXL brings back staff as sales rebound

Nordic sporting goods retailer XXL is bringing back its furloughed employees in Norway and Finland as demand rebounds after the coronavirus downturn that began in March, the Oslo-listed company said on Tuesday. 
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Brazil's Centauro prepares share offer worth up to $173 million

Brazil's Centauro prepares share offer worth up to $173 million

Brazilian sports good retailer Centauro will sell 25 million shares in an offering to raise money to finance acquisitions, a securities filing showed on Tuesday.
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