The retailer has invested $100m in footwear marketplace Goat Group, which already counts Matrix Partners, Upfront Ventures, Webb Investment Network and Accel as shareholders.

Footwear retail chain Foot Locker provided $100m of funding for US-based footwear and streetwear marketplace Goat Group yesterday in conjunction with a strategic partnership. Founded in 2015 and also known as 1661, Goat Group sells sneakers through retail stores, websites and mobile apps, through the Goat and Flight Club brands, and also provides trainer cleaning…

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