NIKE, Inc., along with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, sells and markets sport shoes, apparel, gear and accessories worldwide. The company offers NIKE brand products in six categories, including running, NIKE basketball, Jordan, soccer, training and sportswear.
It also sells products designed for children as well as other kinds of sport and recreation activities such as American soccer, baseball, cricket, golf, lacrosse, skateboarding, tennis, volleyball, walking, wrestling and other outdoor activities; apparel with the licensed college teams and leagues and professionals’ logos; and it sells sportswear.
Furthermore, the company sells a line of sports gear and accessories, including bags, socks, sports balls, glasses, watches, digital devices, bats, gloves, protective gear and other sports gear; and various plastic products for other manufacturers. In addition, the company supplies sport and casual shoes, apparel and accessories under the Jumpman brand; casual sneakers, apparel and accessories under the Converse, Chuck Taylor, All Star, One Star, Star Chevron and Jack Purcell brands; and active sports and youth lifestyle apparel and accessories under the Hurley brand.
In addition, the Company has entered into licensing agreements that allow unaffiliated parties to manufacture and sell apparel, digital devices, apps and other sports gear under the NIKE-owned trademarks.
The company sells its products to the shoe stores, sports goods stores, specialty stores for athletes, department stores, skates, tennis and golf stores, and other retail clients through the NIKE-owned retail stores, digital platforms, independent distributors, licensees and sales representatives.
The company was formerly known as Blue Ribbon Sports, Inc. and changed its name to NIKE, Inc. in 1971.
NIKE, Inc. was founded in 1964 and is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon.