Slower growth for the Chinese market after huge expansion

The Chinese outdoor business enjoyed a halcyon year, with sales soaring by 57.8 percent to about 11 billion renminbi (€1.4bn-$1.7bn) at retail in 2011. The huge growth was driven by a spate of store openings and more abundant sales in existing stores as outdoor brands became increasingly fashionable, but the ...

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