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Sports & adventure

Sports & adventure Archives

Inside fitness giant Peloton’s new interactive stores in Australia

]Interactive showrooms featuring the fitness retailer’s bikes and apparel have popped up around Sydney and Melbourne.

Analysis: Nike speeds up to enter the metaverse

The biggest apparel brand in the world isn’t going to let itself get caught unprepared for the blending of the virtual a...

Super Retail suffers lockdown sales slump

However, with states now exiting lockdown, the business remains hopeful for the holiday period.

Stylerunner plans NZ debut with its largest flagship yet

The new flagship store is designed by Melbourne creative studio, Noise Noise Noise, with a focus on bright colours and n...

Macpac chief executive steps down

Alex Brandon has been chief executive at Macpac since 2012, and continued in the role through Super Retail Group’s acqui...

Nike, Serena and the push for diversity in design

The multi-billion-dollar sneaker and streetwear industries were born out of Black culture, but people of colour have lar...

How Kathmandu plans to become the world’s most loved outdoor brand

From switching its focus on hardcore sporting adventures to inspiring joy in the great outdoors, Kathmandu is changing t...

“It does not exist”: Why plus-size sports bras are so hard to find

The launch of Lululemon’s AirSupport Bra last month highlighted a common problem with sports bras. For many consumers, t...

Behind the breakup of Adidas and Reebok

As ABG takes the reins of sportswear brand Reebok, former Nike EMEA business unit lead Rosanna Iacono shares her predict...

‘Thrilling’ first-half sales set Briscoe Group on course for strong profit

“We’re thrilled with these sales numbers including the performance of our online channel which represents approximately ...

Sneaker giants face supply-chain disruption after Vietnam factory closure

Pou Chen manufactures footwear for companies including Nike and Adidas.

‘Freedom to choose’: Adidas introduces burkini collection

Adidas ventures into US$277 million modest fashion market with the launch of new burkini collection.

Meet Zhik: The sailing brand everyone will be wearing at the Olympics

Local brand Zhik has just been announced as the official apparel supplier to the Australian Olympic Team. It’s also kit...

Why Adidas is venturing into period-proof activewear

Adidas introduces period-proof tights and lesson plans to support better education around menstruation.

Winter is coming: Ski brands eagerly anticipate return to slopes

With resorts about to open for the first time since Covid, brands are hoping consumers will splash out on new clothing a...