Nearly one year after buying the avalanche airbag specialists, SPIN Capital is investing in another sports brand. CEO Stefan Mohr talks in an exclusive ISPO.com interview about growth objectives and the competition’s mistakes.
Anta Sports is the number three most successful sports brand in China behind Nike and Adidas. Through a potential takeover of Amer Sports, the sporting goods company, which is still largely unknown in Europe, could also rise to number three in the world. But other Chinese brands also want to compete with the big players.
On their home market in China, Anta Sports is the number three behind Nike and Adidas. The possible acquisition of Amer Sports could lead to the sportswear company, which is mostly unknown in Europe, becoming the worldwide number three. Read the opinion of ISPO experts from Asia here.
The Outdoor Industry Association has protested against Donald Trump's tariffs on imports from China. The US President is hoping for economic growth in the USA with these tariffs, but he is hitting the sporting goods and outdoor industry hard - as well as consumers.
From 2021, Allianz will be a partner of the International Olympic Committee. The company will advertise for the first time at the Winter Games in Beijing 2022. The Munich-based insurance group expects this to lead to increasing interaction with new target groups.
After the surprising resignation of CEO Kim Roether in June, Intersport Germany has found a successor. Alexander v. Preen (53) will be the new CEO from November 1. The Executive Board will also be restructured.
For decades T-bar lifts did not get too much attention by innovators around the globe. The Swedish start-up Boardie changed that. In our interview, founder and CEO Erik Englund explains his awarded novelty.
Biorower brings rowing into your own four walls more realistically than ever before - and was honoured for this at ISPO Brandnew. CEO and co-founder Aram Lemmerer talks about the hard way to the perfect rowing experience.