Adidas and Reebok have reported good results for the 2019 fiscal year. The forecast for 2020 is also positive - but this does not take into account the impact of coronavirus. CEO Kasper Rorsted speaks of an "uncontrollable force in the market".
Asics starts in 2020 with a new EMEA boss: Carsten Unbehaun, previously CEO of Haglöfs, succeeds Alistair Cameron. It is intended to further stabilize the company in a challenging market. In addition to Unbehaun, a new Vice President will join.
World star Roger Federer is a new shareholder in On Running. The running shoe brand, which is showing the highest growth in its segment and has not yet had any connections to tennis, is expecting a development step.
Winter sports experienced a summer of resignations: With Laura Dahlmeier, Felix Neureuther or Marcel Hirscher, winter sports lost its most famous athletes. But this creates space for new ski stars. ISPO.com shows the most important.
Adidas succeeds in a coup in the eSports scene: Tyler Blevins, one of the most famous stars, starts a partnership with the sports goods group. The company is thus expanding its portfolio by a market worth billions.