Archive for September, 2010

SIA Releases 2010 Market Intelligence Report

September 28, 2010

http://business.transworld.net/48288/news/sia-releases-2010-market-intelligence-report/ By Kailee Bradstreet SIA has released its 2010 Snow Sports Market Intelligence Report, which is tracks the activity of the $2.94 billon Snow snow sports market for the 2009/2010 season. The report indicated that helmet sales increased again for the season, up 23% to 1.2 million units sold. Apparel sales were at $1.1 billion, […]

Posted in Sales / Marketing Stories | No Comments »

VF Corp To Announce Third Quarter Results October 21

September 28, 2010

http://business.transworld.net/48337/news/vf-corp-to-announce-third-quarter-results-october-21/ By Kailee Bradstreet Vans, Reef and The North Face parent company VF Corp will announce its third quarter financial results Thursday, October 21, 2010, in conjunction with a  live company conference call and webcast, according to its investor relations page: GREENSBORO, N.C., Sep 27, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) – VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) announced today […]

Posted in Industry News | No Comments »

Zumiez, Volcom, and PacSun Execs Share Growth Strategies

September 28, 2010

http://business.transworld.net/47644/features/zumiez-volcom-and-pacsun-execs-share-growth-strategies/ By kristinanayden On September 14-15, retail luminaries converged on New York City’s Marriott Marquis hotel for the 17th Annual Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference. Key executives from publicly traded action sports industry stalwarts Zumiez , Pacific Sunwear, and Volcom were on hand to discuss their current finances and future business plans. Each retailer (it’s […]

Posted in Industry News, Sales / Marketing Stories | No Comments »

Study reveals positive news for retail sales this winter.

September 28, 2010

Boulder, CO (September 7, 2010) Outerwear shells top the list of sports-related apparel items that Active Americans plan to purchase for the upcoming winter season, according to a recent Leisure Trends Group survey. The study, conducted in July among Leisure Trends Group’s Most Active Americans Panel ™ (MAAP™), indicates 25% of these alpha-consumers plan to […]

Tags:
Posted in Industry News | No Comments »

Leisure Trends Group Snowsport Apparel Study reports purchasing influences and brand perceptions

September 28, 2010

Brand Reputation Has the Greatest Influence on Snowsport Apparel Purchases Posted On: 9/1/2010, in category “NEWS” Views: this item has been read 174 times Boulder, CO (September 1, 2010) – Brand reputation was the greatest factor influencing snowsport apparel purchases this past season, according to the annual Snowsport Apparel Study recently published by Leisure Trends […]

Tags:
Posted in Industry News | No Comments »