ANTA Sports ranks Brand Finance Top 20 Apparel for three consecutive years
Hong Kong SAR, 27 April 2022 – ANTA Sports Products Limited ("ANTA Sports" or the "Company", stock code: 2020.HK) is pleased to announce today that brands under the Company’s portfolio were included in the "Apparel 50 2022" list of Brand Finance. The brands were ranked in for seven consecutive years. Despite the continuous severe situation brought by the pandemic, ANTA brand retains its advantages to stay put at 17th on the list, ranking as the highest ranked Chinese sportswear brand and among the Top 3 in the global sportswear industry. FILA climbed from 34th place last year to 28th place this year, demonstrating the brand’s competitiveness.
Brand Finance was established 26 years ago and is one of the five largest brand valuation consultancies in the world. The consultancy firm valued over 3,000 companies in over 30 markets around the world, using various metrics such as brand equity, awareness and intensity to determine the brand value. Generating professional and independent ranking figures, it is widely recognized worldwide.
ANTA Sports, said, "We are honored to be recognized once again by an international evaluation consultancy. This is a testament to the success of our brand in the industry. The pandemic has brought many challenges for us and other global brands, but we continue to execute our brand strategy to provide the best sportswear to meet every consumer's demand, and continue to strive to 'become a leading multi-brand sportswear and equipment group in the world'."
About ANTA Sports
ANTA brand was established in 1991, while ANTA Sports Products Limited, a leading global sportswear company, was listed on the Main Board of HKEx in 2007 (Stock code: 2020.HK). For many years, ANTA Sports has been principally engaging in the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of branded sportswear including footwear, apparel and accessories to consumers. By embracing an all-round brand portfolio including ANTA, FILA, DESCENTE and KOLON SPORT, and by setting up an investor consortium to successfully acquire Amer Sports in 2019, an international sportswear group that has internationally recognized brands including Salomon, Arc'teryx, Wilson, Peak Performance, Atomic, etc. ANTA Sports aims to unlock the potential of both the mass and high-end sportswear markets.
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