(Hong Kong, 8 December 2017) ANTA Sports Products Limited (“ANTA Sports” or “the Company”, stock code: 2020), a leading sportswear brand in China, is pleased to announce that ANTA won “2017 Best in sector: Consumer discretionary” and “Best use of multimedia for IR” at the IR Magazine Awards, “CarbonCare® ESG Label” from Carbon Care Innovation Lab, and “Asia’s most honored company” from Institutional Investor.
Nominated for a record nine awards at the IR Magazine Awards in categories ranging from best investor events to ESG communications, ANTA received the award for Best in Sector for a second year in a row and won “Best use of multimedia for IR” for the first time, highlighting the Group’s commitment to best practice in investor relations and providing the most up-to-date, transparent and accurate information to investors.
At the 2017 Carbon Care Innovation Lab Awards, we were recognized for our environmentally- friendly practices with the “CarbonCare® ESG Label”. This honor reflects the recognition in the industry and by the public of ANTA as a pioneer in investor relations, corporate management, innovative design and environmental friendly practices.
Separately, ANTA was bestowed with the honor of “Asia’s most honored company” from Institutional Investor magazine, the media and research group that publishes global research and rankings throughout the year that serve as industry benchmarks.
Suki Wong, Head of Investor Relations at ANTA, said, “We are thrilled and honored by these awards, which reflect ANTA’s commitment to serving our investors and the public. My heartfelt thanks go to the investor relations team whose teamwork has been the driving force behind these accolades.”
“2017 Best in sector: Consumer discretionary” and “Best use of multimedia for IR” from IR Magazine
“Asia’s Most Honored Company” from Institutional Investor
Ms. Emily Ng, Assistant Manager, Investor Relations, ANTA Sports, received the “CarbonCare® ESG Label” from Carbon Care Innovation Lab
About ANTA Sports
ANTA was established in 1994, while ANTA Sports Products Limited (Stock code: 2020HK), a leading sportswear company in China, was listed on the Main Board of HKEX in 2007. For many years, we principally engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of ANTA sportswear series to provide the mass market with professional sporting products including footwear, apparel and accessories. In recent years, we have started moving full steam ahead on the strategy of “Single-focus, Multi-brand, and Omni-channel” to deepen our footprint in the sportswear market in China. By embracing an all-round brand portfolio including ANTA, ANTA KIDS, FILA, FILA KIDS, DESCENTE, KOLON SPORTS, SPRANDI, KINGKOW and NBA, and by seizing every opportunity arising in various important retail channels, we aim to unlock the potential of both the mass and high-end sportswear markets in China.
IR website: http://ir.anta.com
WeChat official account: antatiyu_20070710
YouTube Channel: ANTA Insight
For further information, please contact:
ANTA Sports Products Limited
Investor Relations Department
Tel: (852) 2116 1660
Fax: (852) 2116 1590
Citigate Dewe Rogerson
Joe Pan / Samuel Xiao
Tel: (852) 3103 0110 / (852) 3103 0128
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