Almost seven years after it had first put an Employee Stock Ownership Plan in place, the management of Fleet Feet, Inc. has reached an agreement to purchase the industry's top franchisor of run specialty stores from Tom Raynor, its CEO and majority shareholder, who has said he will retire. (See Page 4)
Once seen only on elite athletes, calf high compression socks are attracting attention from a much larger running audience. "The sales of calf sleeves, socks and recovery tights continue to grow with the marathon crowd and it is filtering into running in general. (See Page 8)
Compression apparel for women.
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