Posts tagged as foot locker

  • Wednesday, February 20th 2013

    Foot Locker and JD expand in France


    Foot Locker opened its 100th store in France at the end of last year, according to Foot Locker had only 83 stores in France at the end of 2011, and the American group has indicated its wish to expand its network all over Europe. Another foreign player, JD Sports Fashion, ended up 2012 with […]

  • Friday, November 16th 2012

    Continued strong momentum for Foot Locker


    Intersport International will have to work hard to make its newly acquired athletic footwear retail operation, The Athlete’s Foot, competitive with Foot Locker, which again reported excellent figures for the third quarter ended last Oct. 27. Its net income jumped by 60.6 percent to $106 million, as compared to the same period a year ago, […]

  • Thursday, November 15th 2012

    New women’s stores by Foot Locker


    Foot Locker is preparing to launch a new store concept targeting performance-minded women, starting with three U.S. stores by the end of the year. The SIX:02 format will focus on fitness apparel and athletic footwear. The offering will include the leading sports brands as well as upcoming fitness brands like Pink Lotus, Colosseum and Spanx.

  • Friday, May 18th 2012

    Foot Locker began the year with another strong quarter


    The international NYC-based retail chain reported excellent results for the first three months of its financial year. Net income went up to $128 million for the period, which ended on April 28, from $94 million in last year’s first quarter. They were the strongest ever in the history of the company. Sales increased by 8.7 […]

  • Wednesday, March 7th 2012

    Foot Locker raises its expectations from now to 2016

    by Markus Huber

    Because the huge American retailer has almost met the goals of its five-year plan from 2010 through 2015 with the latest financial year (as reported), the chain is now raising its expectations to total sales of $7.5 billion by 2016. It is intended to fulfill this ambitious plan through organic growth in the mid single […]

  • Friday, March 2nd 2012

    Foot Locker outperforms its own plans


    The sports retailer lifted its sales by 7.9 percent to $1,502 million for the last quarter of its fiscal year, ended on 28 January, with comparable store sales up by 7.5 percent. Its net income jumped by 42 percent to $81 million for the three months. For the full year, Foot Locker’s turnover climbed by […]