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Adidas Sells TaylorMade, Adams Golf and Ashworth golf brands to KPS Capital Partners

TaylorMade Golf Carlsbad San DiegoGerman-owned Adidas recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Carlsbad-based TaylorMade, Adams Golf and Ashworth golf brands to a newly formed affiliate of KPS Capital Partners, LP for a total consideration of US$ 425 million, around half of which will be paid in cash with the remainder in a combination of secured note and contingent considerations. The transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to be completed later in 2017. As a result of the transaction, adidas will record a non-operational negative P&L impact in the high-double-digit to low-triple-digit million euro range, which will be reported in discontinued operations as part of the company’s 2017 results.  Continue Reading

Tijuana to Get New NFL Team, San Diego Snubbed Again

The NFL (No Football League) has snubbed San Diego again.  Tijuana has been awarded new NFL franchise for 2018.  Stadium under construction and due for completion by September 2018 Tijuana businessman Jorge Hank Rhon, who owns Agua Caiente Racetrack, among many other businesses has apparently been successful in securing the NFL’s first team outside of… Continue Reading

Ski or Ride North America’s Largest Resort with 2017-2018 Whistler Blackcomb Season Passes and EDGE Cards

Lock in the guaranteed best deal, combined with the best benefits, on a 2017-2018 Season Pass or EDGE Card with just $49 (plus GST) down through Sunday, April 9 Now Unlimited Season Passes and EDGE Cards include ski benefits at U.S. destinations such as Vail, Park City, and Breckenridge In addition, the 2017-2018 Epic Pass… Continue Reading

Celebrate San Diego Rally at Petco Park on February 11th

Celebrate San Diego and Donate Old Chargers Gear to Get Credit at Padres Store Join local San Diego sports teams, elected officials and community leaders on Saturday, February 11 at Petco Park for the Celebrate San Diego Rally from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. This free public celebration in Park at the Park will feature… Continue Reading