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Amazon muscling into sportswear with its own labels

Retail giant is tapping some of the biggest suppliers of athletic apparel in jolt to already-struggling industry

Apparel manufacturers are producing small amounts of products for Amazon as part of a trial, say sources.

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AMAZON.COM is tapping some of the biggest athletic-apparel suppliers to make a foray into private-label sportswear, according to people familiar with the matter, setting the stage for further upheaval in an already-tumultuous industry.

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