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Page semi-protectedNike, Inc.From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaJump to navigationJump to searchThis article is about the sportswear and apparel company. For other uses, see Nike (disambiguation).Nike, Inc.Logo NIKE.svgNikeworldheadquarters.jpgHeadquarters near Beaverton, OregonFormerlyBlue Ribbon Sports, Inc.(1964–1971)TypePublicTraded asNYSE: NKE (Class B)DJIA componentS&P 100 componentS&P 500 componentISINUS6541061031IndustryApparelAccessoriesSports equipmentFoundedJanuary 25, 1964; 57 years agoFoundersBill BowermanPhil KnightHeadquartersBeaverton, Oregon, U.S.Area servedWorldwideKey peoplePhil Knight
(Chairman Emeritus)Mark Parker(Executive Chairman)John Donahoe(President and CEO)ProductsAthletic footwear & apparelAthletic & recreational productsSports equipmentRevenueDecrease US$37.40 billion (2020)Operating incomeDecrease US$3.12 billion (2020)Net incomeDecrease US$2.54 billion (2020)Total assetsIncrease US$31.34 billion (2020)Total equityDecrease US$8.06 billion (2020)Number of employees75,400 (2020)Websitenike.comFootnotes / references[1]Nike, Inc. (/ˈnaɪki/ or /ˈnaɪk/)[note 1] is an American multinational corporation that is engaged in thedesign, development, manufacturing, and worldwide marketing and sales of footwear, apparel,equipment, accessories, and services. The company is headquartered near Beaverton, Oregon, in thePortland metropolitan area.[3] It is the world's largest supplier of athletic shoes and apparel and amajor manufacturer of sports equipment, with revenue in excess of US$37.4 billion in its fiscal year2020 (ending May 31, 2020).[4] As of 2020, it employed 76,700 people worldwide.[5] In 2020 thebrand alone was valued in excess of $32 billion, making it the most valuable brand among sportsbusinesses.[6] Previously, in 2017, the Nike brand was valued at $29.6 billion.[7] Nike ranked 89th inthe 2018 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.[8]The company was founded on January 25, 1964, as "Blue Ribbon Sports", by Bill Bowerman and PhilKnight, and officially became Nike, Inc. on May 30, 1971. The company takes its name from Nike, theGreek goddess of victory.[9] Nike markets its products under its own brand, as well as Nike Golf, NikePro, Nike+, Air Jordan, Nike Blazers, Air Force 1, Nike Dunk, Air Max, Foamposite, Nike Skateboarding,Nike CR7,[10] and subsidiaries including Jordan Brand and Converse. Nike also owned Bauer Hockeyfrom 1995 to 2008, and previously owned Cole Haan, Umbro, and Hurley International.[11] Inaddition to manufacturing sportswear and equipment, the company operates retail stores under theNiketown name. Nike sponsors many high-profile athletes and sports teams around the world, withthe highly recognized trademarks of "Just Do It" and the Swoosh logo.
Contents1Origins and history1.1Acquisitions1.2Finance1.3Logo evolution2Products2.1Sports apparel2.2Street fashions2.3Collectibles3Headquarters4Controversy4.1Sweatshops4.2Child labor allegations4.3Strike in China factory4.4Paradise Papers4.5Colin Kaepernick4.6Hong Kong protests4.7Nike Vaporfly Shoe4.8Lil Nas X Satan Shoes5Environmental record5.1Water pollution5.2

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