Five Ten is beginning to license its Stealth rubber to other footwear companies to use in certain applications. Following on the heels of a successful licensing arrangement with L.L. Bean in the '90s, Five Ten President Charles Cole has granted permission to Vasque to incorporate the sticky rubber into some of the Vasque product line, including the multisport collection, Talus, and two of the company's upper-end mountaineering boots.
Adidas enters agreement to buy Five Ten for $25 million
Adidas Group announced early Nov. 3 that it intends to acquire outdoor and climbing footwear brand Five Ten for $25 million. The share purchase agreement, which is expected to close within the next few weeks, includes Five Ten (www.fiveten.com) and its sister company Stealth ...read more