What the Courir acquisition means for JD Sports in the UK and Europe

Courir website

JD Sports chief executive Régis Schultz called it “the start of a new, distinct chapter” as the sportswear retailer looks to strengthen its brand as a part of its growth strategy in Europe. Retail Week takes a closer look at new acquisition Courir, its history and what the deal could mean for JD Sports in the UK and abroad

As JD Sports puts its long-term global development strategy into action, it plans to acquire French sportswear and sneakers retailer Courir for €520m (£451m).


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