Posts tagged as intersport

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    Friday, November 27th 2015

    Swiss Intersport: Sales down, profits up

    by Markus Huber

    Intersport PSC Holding, the Swiss licensee of the global network of sporting goods retailers, has booked a drastic drop in sales for its financial year 2014-15 ended Sept. 30. In a preliminary note, the company said that the consolidated turnover fell by 18.8 percent compared with the previous year to 161.8 million Swiss francs (€148.9 […]

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    Wednesday, November 25th 2015

    German Intersport hires third exec board member

    by Markus Huber

    Intersport Germany has now a third member of the executive board in charge of finances, logistics, controlling and IT. 39-year-old Hannes Rumer will take over his new role effective Dec. 1. The Austrian most recently served as managing director of Takko, a German price-driven retail chain of apparel where he steered finances, controlling and IT. […]

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    Tuesday, November 24th 2015

    Austrian Intersport posts healthy growth

    by Markus Huber

    Intersport Austria has reported a 6.5 percent increase in sales in its financial year ended Sept. 30. Total retail sales reached about €500 million for the Intersport stores in Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. The growth is due partly to positive developments in ski rental and urban outlets in Austria itself. The rental […]

  • New licensing partners: Alexander and Galina Gerega of Epicentr K and Franz Julen, CEO of Intersport International (right).

    Wednesday, September 16th 2015

    Intersport moves into Ukraine

    by Markus Huber

    Ukraine is the 45th country in which Intersport will operate. Intersport International Corp. (IIC) has licensed its retail banner to Epicentr K which is set to open 40-50 stores around the country by 2018. Epicentr K is a big fish in the Ukrainian retail pond, with annual sales of approximately €2 billion. The group runs 65 large-surface consumer goods and […]

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    Friday, August 28th 2015

    Intersport introduces Run & Fit concept in Russia

    by Markus Huber

    Intersport International Corporation (IIC) is moving ahead with developing specialty retail formats. Its latest effort is the Run&Fit banner which has premiered at Intersport Russia in St. Petersburg. The initiative is intended to further strengthen the presence of the banner in shopping malls and downtown areas. The new Run&Fit format implemented by Intersport Russia is […]

  • Friday, June 5th 2015

    Swiss Intersport continues to struggle with the euro

    by Markus Huber

    In the first half of its financial year 2014-15, which ended March 31, Swiss Intersport saw its sales dwindling by 16.7 percent to 112.5 million Swiss francs (€107.1 million). Profit, in return was up by CHF 0.5 million (€0.47) to CHF 2.3 million (€2.2 million). Earnings before interests and taxes (Ebit) improved to CHF 2.2 […]

  • Friday, February 6th 2015

    Intersport posts moderate growth & appoints new chief buyer

    by Markus Huber

    The Central European section of Intersport organizations made up of Germany, Austria, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary hit retail sales of €3.39 billion. While the 156 Austrian retailers remained on par with last year, the German retailers raised sales by 2 percent to €2.85 billion. In Germany, retail space grew by 13,000 squares meters over the year 2013. At […]

  • Wednesday, February 4th 2015

    Intersport grows globally; fueled by soccer world cup

    by Markus Huber

    Sporting Goods Intelligence Europe reports that Intersport International Corp. (IIC) announced that their affiliated members increased sales by around 2 percent to a total value of around €10.5 billion in 2014, with an increase of 3 percent in local currencies. Double-digit increases in football, running and fitness more than offset flat sales of outdoor products […]

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    Thursday, January 8th 2015

    Possible German takeover in Dutch sporting goods retail

    by Markus Huber

    Euretco, the Dutch licensee of Intersport and headquarters of the banners Runnersworld and Coach (to be transformed into The Athlete’s Foot this year), may be taken over by a German retail organization. The Dutch trade publication Sport Partner says that advanced negotiation are taking place with the German multi-industry retail service company EK Servicegroup. EK Servicegroup […]