Category: Sports

WWE® to Report First Quarter 2020 Results

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE (NYSE: WWE) announced that it will report its first quarter 2020 results on Thursday, April 23, 2020 after the close of the market. The Company’s Chairman & CEO, Vincent K. McMahon, and Interim CFO, Frank A. Riddick, will host a conference call beginning at 5:00 p.m. ET to discuss the results. All …

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NBA All-Star Joel Embiid Makes Significant Contribution to #FirstRespondersFirst, Further Demonstrating His Commitment to Supporting Healthcare Workers on the Frontlines of the COVID-19 Pandemic

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#firstrespondersfirst–Last month, in response to the Coronavirus outbreak in the United States, three-time NBA All-Star Joel Embiid pledged to donate $500,000 to support medical relief efforts for COVID-19. A longstanding believer in “The Process,” Embiid has spent the past two weeks researching the most efficient ways to provide immediate aid to healthcare workers serving …

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NBA All-Star Joel Embiid Makes Significant Contribution to #FirstRespondersRirst, Further Demonstrating His Commitment to Supporting Healthcare Workers on the Frontlines of the COVID-19 Pandemic

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#firstrespondersfirst–Last month, in response to the Coronavirus outbreak in the United States, three-time NBA All-Star Joel Embiid pledged to donate $500,000 to support medical relief efforts for COVID-19. A longstanding believer in “The Process,” Embiid has spent the past two weeks researching the most efficient ways to provide immediate aid to healthcare workers serving …

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PVH Corp. Completes Sale of Speedo North America Business to Pentland Group

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$pvh #apparel—PVH Corp. [NYSE:PVH], one of the world’s largest apparel companies, announced today it has completed the sale of its Speedo North America business to Pentland Group, parent company of the Speedo brand, for $170 million in cash, subject to a working capital adjustment. The proceeds from the transaction will further bolster PVH’s …

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Yamaha U.S. Manufacturing Subsidiaries Update Production Status Amid COVID-19 Situation

KENNESAW, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A.’s U.S.-based manufacturing subsidiaries gave production updates as each entity continues to work to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Actions to be taken by each subsidiary include furloughs, staff reductions, and in cases where regulations and conditions allow, a return to limited production to support essential businesses. All Yamaha U.S.-based …

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Snow Sports Apparel Market 2019-2023 | Adoption of Automation Solutions In The Textile Industry to Boost Growth | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#GlobalSnowSportsApparelMarket–Technavio has been monitoring the snow sports apparel market and it is poised to grow by USD 1.19 bn during 2019-2023, progressing at a CAGR of almost 5% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. Request a …

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FaceBank Group and fuboTV Announce Completion of Merger – Combined Company to Be Named fuboTV, Inc.

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–fuboTV, Inc., a leading live TV streaming platform, and FaceBank Group, Inc. (OTCQB: FBNK), a leading celebrity and sports focused virtual entertainment company, announced today the closing of their previously announced merger agreement. The combined company will do business as fuboTV (OTCQB: FBNK) with David Gandler as CEO based in New York City …

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MarineMax Provides COVID-19 Business Update

~Provides Expected Fiscal 2020 Second Quarter Revenue Range~ ~Focused on Preserving Capital~ ~Withdraws Fiscal 2020 Outlook~ CLEARWATER, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE: HZO), the nation’s largest recreational boat and yacht retailer, today announced several actions related to its response to the rapidly changing market uncertainty from the COVID-19 pandemic. The Company expects total revenue for the …

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Artificial Grass Turf Market 2019-2023 | Demand for Artificial Grass in Sports to Boost Growth | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ArtificialGrassTurfMarket–Technavio has been monitoring the artificial grass turf market and it is poised to grow by USD 1.45 billion during 2019-2023, progressing at a CAGR of almost 13% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. Technavio suggests …

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E-Sports on the Rise as Traditional Sports Cancelled Due to COVID-19 Concerns – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ResearchAndMarkets.com has identified E-Sports as one of the industries seeing a surge in demand as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. More and more people are turning to competitive gaming to fill the void left by traditional sports. E-Sports competitions usually feature popular franchises such as League of Legends, Overwatch and Dota among others. …

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Global Bicycle Market Expected to Grow with a CAGR of 4% Over the Forecast Period, 2020-2024 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Bicycle Market 2020-2024” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The publisher has been monitoring the global bicycle market and it is poised to grow by USD 10.5 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of 4% during the forecast period. The report on the global bicycle market provides a holistic analysis, …

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Sony Pictures Networks India and WWE® Expand Partnership in India

MUMBAI, India & STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sony Pictures Networks India Private Limited, (SPN) and WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced a five-year extension with an expanded broadcast agreement that will deliver WWE’s weekly flagship programming and localized content in India and the Indian subcontinent, making SPN the exclusive home to WWE in-ring content across its television and …

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Hibbett Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$HIBB–Hibbett Sports, Inc. (Nasdaq/GS: HIBB), an athletic specialty retailer, announced the upcoming appointment of Robert J. Volke as its new Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Volke’s employment with the Company will begin April 13, 2020 in the position of Senior Vice President of Accounting and Finance. Immediately following the filing of the Company’s Annual …

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Life Jacket Market 2019-2023 | Increasing Popularity Of Water Sports to Boost Growth | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#GlobalLifeJacketMarket–Technavio has been monitoring the life jacket market and it is poised to grow by USD 870.38 million during 2019-2023, progressing at a CAGR of almost 6% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. Request latest free …

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Sports Illustrated Launches Coronavirus + Sports Podcast

Sharing stories of how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting sports NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Maven Media Brands and Sports Illustrated announce the launch of Coronavirus + Sports, a free podcast sharing candid stories of how the global COVID-19 pandemic is impacting the world of sports. Hosted by Luis Miguel Echegaray, the series features SI reporters, athletes, experts, …

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Global Home Fitness Equipment Market (2020 to 2025) – Featuring Nautilus, Johnson Health Tech & Technogym Among Others – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Home Fitness Equipment Market – Growth, Trends and Forecast (2020 – 2025)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The Global Home Fitness Equipment Market is projected to register a CAGR of 6.2% over the forecast period (2020-2025). The home fitness equipment market is driven by the increasing fitness-conscious population across the world …

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Herbalife Nutrition’s Herbalife24 Triathlon, 5k and Bike Tour Event Rescheduled for October 25, 2020

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Herbalife Nutrition (NYSE: HLF), a premier global nutrition company, today announced it has rescheduled the Herbalife24 Triathlon Los Angeles, 5k and Bike Tour for Sunday, October 25, 2020. “After careful consideration and consulting with health professionals, we have confirmed a new date for the event,” said Ibi Montesino, senior vice president and managing …

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Marcus Lemonis to Use Personal Funds to Assist Camping World Employees Experiencing Financial Difficulties Due to COVID-19

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$cwh #CWH–Camping World Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CWH) (the “Company”), announced that Marcus Lemonis, the Company’s Chairman and CEO, plans to provide financial assistance to Company employees who are experiencing personal and financial difficulties as the result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Mr. Lemonis intends to sell up to 500,000 shares of Class A common …

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