May 22, 2007 |
Le Coq Sportif is back, and it's making its roost in Oregon. The parent company of the French apparel and footwear firm announced it had repurchased North American distribution rights for Le Coq Sportif and would open the company's first wholly owned U.S. subsidiary in Portland. Le Coq Sportif was once a must-have for the country club set, easily recognized by its triangular rooster icon. But it largely fell off the scene in recent decades.