PARIS — IIC-Intersport International Corp., which bills itself as the world’s largest sporting goods retailer, said it would acquire 100 percent of the U.S. franchise retail chain The Athlete’s Foot, giving it a presence in new markets including the U.S., South America and Australia.
Bern, Switzerland-based IIC said it has reached an agreement with the Global Franchise Group, based in Atlanta, to acquire all the shares of its subsidiary The Athlete’s Foot Franchising LLC, taking over the brand’s worldwide trademark rights and franchise agreements.
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