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SGI Europe - Sporting Goods Intelligence

Published since 1989, SGI Europe remains the most authoritative and comprehensive business newsletter on the sporting goods market in Europe, focusing on suppliers, distributors and retailers operating anywhere in this important region of the world, including the major international sports brands. SGI Europe is published in English a minimum of 40 times a year and can be received by e-mail or regular mail. It is only available by subscription.

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April 12, 2018
Vol. 29- N°13+14
Summary of the issue
  • Almost half of Europeans never exercise
  • Keller Sport launches a special app
  • Adidas will have fewer, better stores
  • Quik and Billabong will merge
  • Fenix buys Royal Robbins
  • Gender equality on big brands' agenda
  • E-commerce drives Lululemon
  • Accell acquires Beeline Bikes
  • Russia plans to support its sporting goods industry and fight counterfeiting
  • Eurasia to limit duty-free e-commerce
Corporate Adidas, Amer Sports, Invista, Keola, LVMH, Nike, Pou Sheng, Under Armour, VF Corp., WakaWaka, etc.

Management & DistributionAccell, Body Glove, Columbia, DC, Elan, Mizuno, VF Corp.

Results Fila Korea, Giant, Hervis, Johnson, Netshoes, Pittards, Puma, Technogym, Sport Scheck, Sport XX, Sport Zone, Wintersteiger, etc.
Others
361°, Asics, Champion, Craft, Decathlon, Houdini, Inov-8, Karstadt, Kjus, Macron, Protest, Rucanor, Shimano, Thule, TNF, XXL, YKK, etc.
March 27, 2018
Vol. 29- N°11+12
Summary of the issue
  • JD Sport buys The Finish Line
  • Go Sport diversifies, gets close to €1 bn
  • Intersport grows by 10% in France, re-enters Russia and adjusts Chinese strategy
  • Nike stops falling in North America, invests in consumer data analytics
  • Adidas upgrades guidance after a very good year, but sneakers' growth slows down
  • Puma back in basketball, targets China
  • VF acquires Altra, divests Nautica
  • Czech ski producer buys Kästle
  • Weak retail growth in Norway
CorporateAsics, Bench, Billabong, Bogner, Chervò, Deckers, Kathmandu, Pentland, Trerè, etc.
Results & Statistics361 Degrees, Basicnet, China Dongxiang, Clarus, Erima, Li & Fung, Li Ning , Xtep, Yue Yuen, Zumiez
Others2XU, Afydad, Bench, Blanes, Bogner, Buff, Cisalfa, Columbia, Crocs, Decathlon, Fesi, Fila, Helly Hansen, Michelin, New Balance, Reebok, Skechers, SportScheck, Vans, Wolverine, etc.
March 9, 2018
Vol. 29 - N°9+10
Summary of the Issue
  • The ski market returns to growth
  • Decathlon opens three more countries
  • Foot Locker looks to Asia for growth
  • Zalando will enter new markets
  • Adidas teams up with Russian retailer
  • Accell outlines new strategies
  • Brunswick spins off its fitness brands
  • Booming Anta has global ambitions
  • Icepeak is becoming a real brand
  • Goldwin boosts DTC sales
  • More innovation at Ispo
CorporateAmer Sports, Boardriders, Newell, Thule, X-Technology

Management & DistributionAdidas, Bogner, Cascade Designs, Deckers, Falke, Fjälläven, Keen, Leki, Protest, Under Armour , VF, etc.

ResultsAccell, Acushnet, Adidas, Alpargatas, Crocs, Descente, Dorel, Globeride, Goldwin, Lafuma, Nautilus, Technogym, Vulcabras, Yonex, etc.

OthersAsics, Assosport, JD, Karstadt, Munich, New Balance, Lotto, Nike, Pentland, SDI, Sport 2000, W.L. Gore, WFSGI, etc.

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