Shimano buys Pearl Izumi

Nautilis will sell its Pearl Izumi sports apparel segment to Shimano for $65.3 million and assume $4.2 million in debt. The sale comes after Nautilus reported disappointing earnings and after Nautilus lost a proxy battle in which New York turnaround firm Sherborne Investors LP won two director seats and Sherborne partner Edward Bramson became chairman of Nautilus.

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  • Adam
    February 20, 2008 - 12:00 pm | Permalink

    Wow this must have passed by without me even noticing. Thanks for the heads up! Let's hope that only good can come from this!

  • Adam
    February 20, 2008 - 7:00 pm | Permalink

    Wow this must have passed by without me even noticing. Thanks for the heads up! Let's hope that only good can come from this!

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