Sometimes all it takes are a couple of strategic investments to keep a successful brand in the chips. In the case of Nike (NKE), a smart buy and a savvier expansion are paying off to the tune of 10 percent revenue growth with increases in every category. Revenues grew 9.9 percent to $4.84 billion, thanks in part to the Converse brand topping $1 billion this year to date and huge demand from China..
We expect disagreement. We do not expect our readers to turn on each other. If we see repeated behavior, we will ban the commenter. But the situation remains in flux. China has not put a dollar amount on its commitment to boost purchases, and hasn’t made any material concessions on intellectual property theft. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is scheduled to go to China on June 2 through June 4 to continue discussions, according to the Chinese Foreign Ministry..
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That might seem harsh. Soccer has overseen the game’s tremendous, decades long growth in the United States, and there are numerous examples of black players who have made their mark for the national team. But the federation has done little to improve the basic model of youth soccer, which ensures that elite clubs are accessible mostly to kids whose families are rich enough to buy entry.