Nike is the world’s leading innovator in sports related footwear, clothing, tools and accessories. Nike is a product designer, a consumer merchandise maker, a head in corporate responsibility and also a portfolio of authentic and relevant brands.
Headquartered in Beaverton, USA, Nike stands clearly atop the ladder when it comes to sportswear brands across the globe. They sell their products in 170 countries, have more than 30,000 worldwide employees, have a dozen brands that provide more than 30 major sports, work with 600+ factory partners and serve millions of consumers with thousands of products. From sponsoring the sports attire and footwear of the most popular individuals and teams of the world to being associated with almost all the top competitions in the global level, Nike is the name that is synonymous with quality, innovation and inspiration in the sporting world. One of the most visible brands with the world-renowned tagline ‘Just Do It’, Nike has maintained its class in terms of numbers and brand perception far ahead of its nearest competitor. Some notable associations are with the Indian Cricket Team, the Manchester United Football Club, sports legends like Roger Federer, the NBA in the US and almost all other sporting phenomena with a global popularity. It has seen brand ambassadors of the very highest caliber and at the top of their respective fields, including Roger Federer, Ronaldinho, Lionel Messi and many others.
Revenue in the FY 2014: $30.083 B
Estimated Revenue in the quarter ending on May-June ’15: $7.66 B