Additional Large Vista Outdoor Shareholder Doesn’t Support Sale to CSG

Gates Capital said in a letter to Vista's board of directors that the proposed $2.1 billion price for The Kinetic Group is too low.

VF to Sell Supreme to EssilorLuxottica

VF Corp., which owns 12 brands in total, including The North Face, Timberland, and Vans, is overburdened with debt, and has been racing to implement a turnaround plan while cutting costs and restructuring the business.

Pressure Mounts on Vista Outdoor to Reconsider Acquisition Offer

A large investor in Vista Outdoor and a shareholder advisory firm have publicly come out against Vista's plan to sell its ammo business and turn the remaining outdoor division into a standalone, publicly traded company.

Eastern Mountain Sports’ Future in Question as Bob’s Stores Slated to Close

Mountain Sports and its related entities declared bankruptcy in June. It owes millions to the bank, brands, landlords, and other creditors.

Unexpected Slowdown in Global Outdoor Category Hurts Helen of Troy’s Osprey Packs Business

Helen of Troy executives were caught off guard by the abrupt slowdown in the packs business, which had been a strong performer for the company. Plus, how Hydro Flask is aiming to grow beyond the outdoor market.

Grassroots Outdoor Alliance Announces 2024 Outdoor Specialty Awards Winners

The coveted Retailer of the Year, Vendor Partner of the Year, and Community Giveback Award winners were chosen in part by surveys completed by members of the Grassroots Outdoor Alliance.