Bjoern Gulden turned round Danish jewelry maker Pandora A/S in a little more than a year. Working his charm at Puma SE will be a tougher task after Europe’s second-biggest sporting-goods maker cut its profit guidance.
Protesters are pushing for a name change at the stadium hosting track and field events at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro after soccer’s governing body said the man for whom the facility is named took bribes.
Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt was named sportsman of the year at the 2013 Laureus World Sports Awards ceremony in Rio de Janeiro. Gold-medal winning heptathlete Jessica Ennis of Britain took the women’s award.
Signed photographs of Jamaican runner Usain Bolt sold out at dealer Stanley Gibbons Group Plc this week as he became the only man to successfully defend both the 100- and 200-meter titles at an Olympics.
John Malone’s Liberty Global Inc. is in talks for a deal with U.K.’s Virgin Media Inc., targeting a cable-television provider worth more than $10 billion to challenge Rupert Murdoch in Europe’s biggest pay-TV market.