Top 10 Sportswear Brands of the World 2016

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8. Puma

Puma is a noteworthy German multinational organization that plans and produces athletic and easygoing footwear and attire, headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Bavaria.

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Puma was formed in 1924 as Gebrüder Dassler Schuhfabrik by Adolf and Rudolf Dassler. The relationship between the two siblings weakened until the two consented to part in 1948, shaping two separate elements, Adidas and Puma, both of which are at present situated in Herzogenaurach, Germany.


Puma makes football boots and has supported various footballers, including Pelé, Diego Maradona, Thierry Henry, Robert Pirès, Cesc Fàbregas, etc. The principal endorser for Asian Region is Luhan, a Chinese performing artist and vocalist. In the United States, the organization is known for the softened cowhide b-ball shoe it presented in 1968, which in the end bore the name of New York Knicks b-ball star Walt "Clyde" Frazier, and for its underwriting association with Joe Namath.

Taking after the split from his sibling, Rudolf Dassler initially enlisted the new-settled organization as Ruda, however later changed the name to Puma. Puma's most punctual logo comprised of a square and brute hopping through a D, which was enrolled, alongside the organization's name, in 1948. Jaguar's shoe and apparel outlines highlight the Puma logo and the unmistakable "Formstrip".

The organization offers lines of shoes and games attire composed by Lamine Kouyate, Amy Garbers, and others. Since 1996 Puma has heightened its exercises in the United States. Puma claims 25% of American brand sports garments creator Logo Athletic, which is authorized by American expert ball and affiliation football associations.

Since 2007 Puma has been a piece of French gathering Kering (previously known as Pinault-Printemps-Redoute or PPR). Puma additionally makes different items, for example, garments and sacks. The vast majority of them have a tag that incorporates a fingertip outline and expressions like 'Always be yourself' and 'Wash this when dirty”

Revenue: $3725.7 Mn

Profit=$40.7 Mn