Wednesday, May 26, 2010


We all know about the brand Nike. Well I like these brand very much. Especiall I like the tick symbol. Lets see about the history of adidas. As we all know adidas is te second, but Nike is the first shoe manufacturer among world wide. Nike is an United Sates company. It was founded on 25th January, 1964. The founder of nike company was “ William J. Bowerman and Philip H. Knight “. At first it was called as “ Blue Ribbon Sports “ and officially the name was changed to Nike on the year 1978. The company headquaters is situated in Wasington County, Oregon, United States near Beaverton. There product was served to world wide. Hence it ranks first. There are more than 30,200 employees in Nike as of 2008. The profit gained by nike in 2009 was $19.2 billion. In Greek the name nike is termed as “ Greek Goddess of Victory “.

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