Posts tagged as prana

  • Friday, October 31st 2014

    Columbia performs well, while Europe remains flat

    by Markus Huber

    Columbia Sportswear managed to increase net sales by a stunning 29 percent to $675.3 million in the third quarter ended Sept. 30. Operating income was up by 28 percent to $98.3 million compared with the previous year. Excluding expenses related to the acquisition of the Prana brand last April, profits reached $97.7 million. Net profit was […]

  • Wednesday, April 30th 2014

    Columbia acquires Prana and reports strong Q1


    Columbia Sportswear has announced the acquisition of outdoor lifestyle apparel brand Prana for $190 million in cash. The group said that Prana enjoyed a compound annual growth of 30 percent between 2010 and 2013 and is expected to reach a turnover beyond $100 million in 2014. Prana’s operating margin is said to be in the […]