Private equity firm buys Ishii Sports
In a release, Advantage Partners says the acquisition will help support the revenue growth of Ishii Sports, founded in 1964.
Ishii sells sports equipment online as well as through a chain of 32 retail stores in Japan. The products are designed for outdoor activities such as canoeing, mountaineering, skiing and snowboarding.
Along with self-branded products it also sells big brands including The North Face and Nordica and offers related services such as equipment repair and training.