Top 10 Sportswear Brands of the World 2016

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2. Adidas

Adidas AG is a German multinational organization that outlines and makes sports shoes, garments and extras headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Bavaria.

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It is the biggest sportswear producer in Europe and the second greatest in the world, and has a immensely popular brand recognition due to its global presence. It is the holding organization for the Adidas Group, which comprises of the Reebok sportswear organization, TaylorMade-Adidas golf organization (counting Ashworth), certain share of Bayern Munich football club and Runtastic.


Adidas was enlisted on 18 August 1949 by Adolf Dassler, taking after a family fight at the Gebrüder Dassler Schuhfabrik organization amongst him and his more seasoned sibling Rudolf. Rudolf had before set up Puma, which rapidly turned into the business adversary of Adidas and is additionally headquartered in Herzogenaurach. The organization's garments and shoe outlines commonly highlight three parallel bars, and the same theme is consolidated into Adidas' present authority logo. The brand name is suitably uncapitalized, with a lower case "a".

One of the fundamental centers of Adidas has dependably been football unit and the related hardware. Adidas remains a noteworthy organization in the supply of group units for worldwide affiliation football groups and clubs, including Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Chelsea and A.C. Milan, with Manchester United, Juventus and River Plate beginning in the 2015–16 season.

Adidas makes official units that are utilized as a part of worldwide rivalry and by numerous nations and alliances on the planet. The organization has been a pioneer in the zone of footwear for the game. It holds the honor of the top of the line boot ever. The delicate ground proportional was named World Cup and it too stays available, ageless and notorious.

In 1999, TaylorMade and AdidasGolf USA, were converged into another organization—called TaylorMade-Adidas Golf—with world home office in Carlsbad. Mark King was named president of the organization he had started his vocation with in 1981 as a business agent after a short spell as VP of offers and promoting at Callaway Golf Ball Co. in 1998.

In November 2008, Ashworth (apparel) turned into a completely claimed auxiliary of TaylorMade-Adidas Golf, corresponding to the manufactured execution fabrics of Adidas Go

Revenue: $18606.5 Mn

Profit=$792 Mn