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How We Innovate.
Defining innovation is easier said than
done. Industry execs share their
definitions with us.
Retail Design
The art and science of store design is evolving fast.
Here are some tips from an expert.
     
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Fit for Fashion.
Retailers report that fitness footwear, apparel and gear is in style.
Sports Med
Education and innovation lead the way in
the athletic brace and sleeve market.
   
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The Millenials.
Marketers can’t stop talking about them. We’ve got more than a few reasons why.
Outdoor Trends
A new generation of consumers has new
demands for outdoor gear.
     

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Olympic Impact.
Athletes and stories to watch in Rio,
with a spotlight on women and the
retail landscape.
Tech Talk
Understanding the active performance and
recovery benefits in compression.
   

 

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Power Retail.
Our annual look at the most powerful retailers across the U.S. sporting goods landcsape gets a shake-up this year.
Running Strong
Style and performance play a balancing act in
the sock world. We hone in on tech details.

 

   

 

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Crystal Clear.
The Trends and Issues
That Will Shape The Industry
in the Year Ahead.

Big Shots
Fanatics partners with the NBA on the
league's new flagship store.

 

   
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Super Ideas
New Innovations Keep The Industry Flying High.

Cool Factor.
Performance apparel brands focus on the
"cool factor" in both style and tech.

 

   
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Over The Top
The New Fitness Landscape.

Stepping Up.
Innovative fitness footwear styles are popping up as vendors keep pace with exercise trends.

   
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Outdoor Impact.
How the new urban, athletic consumer is impacting outdoor apparel trends.
Key Performers.
Tech-infused undergarments are
the new must-haves.
   
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Real Talk.
Why do we buy what we buy?
Five female consumers share
their views.

Studio Time: Brands raise the bar when it comes to new footwear for yoga, barre and pilates.
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The Power 12.
An in-depth report on the most
powerful retailers in sporting goods.

Inside: NHL Special Section
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Forecast.
Generation Z will be a driving force
in 2015. And Big Data is Big Biz.
Licensing: Vendors weigh in with key trends to watch
in the sports licensing category for the year ahead.
   

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Innovation.
The products, brand, retailers and ideas that are driving the industry.

Back to Basics: Performance brands tell us how they compete in a tough market.

   
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Studio Fitness
A primer on key activities and gear
for the next “big thing” at the gym.
Brace For It: Our Vendor Roundtable goes
in-depth on trends in braces and sleeves.
   
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Mash Up Style.
Outdoor + Fashion + Athletic = Style.
The consumer is in charge.

Street & Sport: The line between street style
and gymwear continues to blur.
   
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12 Top Stores. Retailers that do
a good job of selling to women.
How and why.

Sizzling Hot: Checking in on new products
and hot trends in compression.
   
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The Power 14. Our annual report
on the most powerful retailers
in sporting goods.

NHL Special Section: Because It's The Cup
   
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Forecast 2014: Trends, issues
and business strategies to watch
in the year ahead.

Blurred Lines. The divide between outdoor
and athletic at retail gets fuzzy.
   

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