Following the retirement of Joseph R. Gromek, the American footwear manufacturer announced the appointment of apparel and footwear industry vet David W. McCreight to its board of directors on Wednesday.
The American sportswear brand announced on Friday that it has teamed up with the functional fitness competition in a partnership that will see the Turf Games Summer Festival rebranded as the Under Armour Turf Games 2019.
Under Armour raised its full-year earnings forecast after quarterly results beat estimates on Thursday, propped up by higher sneaker sales in international markets and an improvement in its sluggish North America market.
From Nike Inc and Under Armour to Levi's, major brands are distributing clothing and accessories directly through Amazon.com, attracted by more than 100 million Prime members and its advanced delivery network.
Levi Strauss & Co's is betting it can convince investors there is still plenty of global growth left for the 165-year old company, but fund managers fret the iconic blue jeans maker's stock may be too pricey.