The Group at a Glance
Established in 1981 with a single store in the North West of England, JD Sports Fashion Plc is a leading international multichannel retailer of sports, fashion and outdoor brands.
JD is a specialist multiple retailer of fashionable branded and own brand sports and casual wear combining globally recognised brands such as Nike, Adidas, Puma and The North Face with strong own brand labels such as Pink Soda and Supply & Demand. JD is an industry leading retail business with the best of physical and digital retail combined to give a compelling proposition which enables its consumers to shop seamlessly across all channels. JD’s acknowledged strength in its core UK and Republic of Ireland markets is increasingly being complemented internationally with further significant progress in Europe and the Asia Pacific region and the recent entry into the United States.
Established in 2000, Size? specialises in supplying the finest products from the best brands in footwear, apparel and accessories. Initially set up to trial edgier product collections before introducing them to the mass market through the JD fascia, the Size? offer has since grown to include its own roster of highly sought-after worldwide exclusive product releases. Outside of the UK and Republic of Ireland, Size? has stores in Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and Spain.
Footpatrol is famous for supplying the sneaker fraternity with the most desirable footwear, apparel and accessories. Specialising in new and classic sneakers, limited editions, Japanese exclusives and rare deadstock, the original Footpatrol store is based in the heart of Soho on Berwick Street and this is now complemented with a second store on the fashionable Rue de Temple in Paris.
Chausport operates throughout France retailing leading international footwear brands such as Adidas, Nike and Timberland to a more family focussed customer through a network of 76 stores and a trading website.
Sprinter is one of the leading sports retailers in Spain selling footwear, apparel, accessories and equipment for a wide range of sports as well as lifestyle casual wear and childrenswear. Their offer includes both international sports brands and successful own brands.
Sport Zone is a well-established and leading multibranded sports retailer offering a wide apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment range across multiple sports. The stores in Spain now trade under the Sprinter banner with Sport Zone now principally focussed in Portugal.
Sports Unlimited Retail operates in the Netherlands under the Perry Sport and Aktiesport fascias. Aktiesport is the largest sports retail business in the Netherlands with a sharp focus on selling football and lifestyle goods from various brands such as Nike, Adidas, Under Armour and FILA. Perry Sport is a sports and adventure retailer with a focus on functional sports, sports lifestyle and adventure simultaneously.
Next Athleisure operates in Australia under the Glue and Superglue retail fascias. Glue and Superglue stores offer cutting-edge streetwear and youth fashion from aspirational brands such as Nike, Adidas, Stussy and Deus.
Finish Line is one of the largest retailers of premium multibranded athletic footwear, apparel and accessories in the United States. Finish Line trades from 529 branded retail stores across 44 US states and Puerto Rico and is also the exclusive retailer of athletic shoes for Macy’s, one of the US’ premier retailers.
Mainline Menswear is an online niche retailer of premium branded men’s apparel and footwear, stocking brands such as Armani, Hugo Boss and Ralph Lauren.
Scotts retails fashion and sport led brands with authority to older, more affluent male consumers largely beyond school age, stocking brands such as Lacoste, Fred Perry, Pretty Green and Paul & Shark.
Tessuti has a vision to become the first choice retailer for branded premium menswear fashion in the UK. With a total of 42 stores and a trading website, Tessuti offers customers a strong mix of relevant fashion brands including Boss, Polo Ralph Lauren, Canada Goose and Stone Island.
JD Gyms offers seriously stylish, seriously affordable, award winning facilities across 24 prime locations and plays host to a bespoke mix of industry leading fitness equipment and an exciting range of classes.
Kukri Sports is an international sportswear manufacturer supplying bespoke teamwear to many leading schools, colleges and universities. In addition, Kukri is sole kit supplier to a number of high profile professional teams.
Getthelabel.com is an online business which offers customers significant savings on branded fashion and footwear.
Focus are involved in the design, sourcing and distribution of footwear and apparel both for own brand and licensed brands, such as Ellesse, Certified, Henley’s, Peter Werth, and Starter, for both Group and external customers.
Source Lab is a football license business in the UK working with some of the biggest and best known names in world football, designing, sourcing and distributing mono branded apparel as well as supplying club retail operations. Source Lab has an impressive license portfolio which includes Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester City, Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Established over 25 years ago, the Nicholas Deakins business continues to combine innovative yet practical designs with quality manufacture to produce aspirational collections of casual and formal designer footwear.
With two stores and a trading website, Kids Cavern offers award winning childrenswear featuring brands such as Armani, Moncler, Gucci, Fendi and many more.
Established in 2006, 2Squared is one of Europe’s premier footwear and clothing distributors and a leading branding and design agency. 2Squared build meaningful brands that transform businesses, representing Android Homme, Marshall Artist, Champion, Diadora, The Couture Club and more. Showrooms are based in Manchester and London and services range from creative direction, design, development, branding, sales, ecommerce expertise, social media and marketing.
Blacks is a long established retailer of specialist outdoor apparel, footwear and equipment. Blacks primarily stock more technical products from premium brands such as Berghaus and The North Face helping Outdoor participants, from weekend family users to more avid explorers, reach their goals, no matter how high.
Millets supply a more casual outdoor customer who seeks value for money, providing for a wide range of recreational activities with an emphasis on exclusive brands, such as Peter Storm and Eurohike.
Ultimate Outdoors is the ultimate destination for the outdoor consumer offering high quality and technical product from the biggest names in outdoors at the best prices.
GO focuses on innovation and value, helping people to step into the outdoors whether it's to go walking, camping, cycling or fishing. From unique product areas to strong exclusive brands such as Hi-Gear, North Ridge and Freedom Trail, GO is constantly looking for fresh ideas to keep things fun.
Tiso is Scotland’s leading adventure sports retailer specialising in outdoor, mountain, skiing and cycling. Originally founded in 1962, their reputation for quality has been established over 57 years. The Tiso group is based in Scotland, but includes the iconic George Fisher store in the English Lake District.