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2009-08-31 08:28:00

ROCKFORD, Mich., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE: WWW) today announced the appointment of Bill Dodge as Vice President - Product Development for the Outdoor Group, and Mark Sandquist as President - Global Apparel. These senior leadership roles will help accelerate several of the Company's key growth initiatives for the Merrell, Patagonia Footwear and Chaco businesses. Both Bill and Mark will report to Jim Zwiers, President - Outdoor Group. Bill Dodge,...

2009-07-15 05:30:00

ROCKFORD, Mich., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE: WWW) today reported financial results for its second quarter of 2009 and raised full-year earnings per share guidance. Adjusting for the negative impact of changes in foreign exchange rates due to a stronger U.S. dollar, revenue declined only 3.1% in the quarter. An excellent performance in the U.S., driven primarily by the Merrell brand and by the acquisition of the Chaco brand earlier in the year, was...

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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'