Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc. (together with its subsidiaries, referred to as "the
Company", "we", "us" and "our" unless specified otherwise) is a leading
omni-channel sporting goods retailer offering an extensive assortment of
authentic, high-quality sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories
through a blend of dedicated associates, in-store services and unique specialty
shop-in-shops. The Company also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, Field & Stream
and other specialty concept stores as well as eCommerce websites at
www.DICKS.com, www.golfgalaxy.com, www.fieldandstreamshop.com and
www.caliastudio.com. When used in this Annual Report on Form 10-K, unless the
context otherwise requires or unless otherwise specified, any reference to
"year" is to the Company's fiscal year.
The Company was founded in 1948 when Richard "Dick" Stack, the father of Edward
W. Stack, our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, opened his original bait and
tackle store in Binghamton, New York.