Friday, April 21, 2017

British retailer buys bankrupt U.S. chain

Image result for bob's stores Britain's largest sporting goods retailer is extending its presence in the United States. 

Sports Direct International Plc has bought Eastern Outfitters, parent company of Bob’s Stores and Eastern Mountain Outfitters. Sports Direct, which operates some 700 stores in the U.K. and continental Europe, has been wanting to expand in the United States. Last year, it bid for the intellectual property of Sports Authority, but lost out to Dick's Sporting Goods.. . . more

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