Foot Locker Goes Shopping In Germany and Buys Athletic Chain Runners Point

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Foot Locker, the American sportswear and footwear company, has announced its move to buy Germany’s athletic retailer Runners Point Warenhandels GmbH for 72 million euros ($94 million).  The German retailer currently operates over 200 stores under the names Runners Point and Sidestep, as well as the successful online store Tredex.  While …

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