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    SPORTS AND CLOTHING INDUSTRY – NIKE INC.. In 2000 Nike enjoyed 45% of a global market share, and had close to $9 billion dollars of sales and put Knight among the top ten richest individuals in the United States. The company directly employed 20,000 people, but had a workforce of an estimated half a million labouring for them in 565 contract factories in 46 countries – making it one of the largest private company de facto employers in the world (De Wit and Meyer 2004). Instructions: * ANSWER

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    Nike Stratégie de communication Sommaire Introduction I- Nike : Trente années de règne A- Histoire de NIKE et de sa virgule B- L’image de marque C- La gamme de produits NIKE II- Nike : Une communication redoutable A- La cible de NIKE et son évolution B- La Stratégie de NIKE C- Les différents médias utilisés par NIKE D- Les nouveaux moyens de communication

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    Nike was established in 1972 by former University of Oregon track star Phil Knight. Nike has $10 billion in annual revenues and sells its products in 140 countries. Nike has been dogged for more than a decade by repeated accusations that its products are made in sweatshops where workers, many of them children, slave away in hazardous conditions for less than subsistence wages. Many reporters, TV shows, companies and organizations have repeatedly exposed negative comments towards

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    NIKE CASE STUDY: QUESTION NO 1: PROS ASSOCIATED WITH NIKE'S CORE MARKETING STRATEGY Nike put heavily proportion in their marketing strategies and products deign. In order to sustain their dominance in the industry and retain their competitive advantages, Nike actively responds to the market trends and changes in consumer preference by adjusting their marketing strategies, the mix of existing product offerings, developing new products, styles and categories, and influencing sports and fitness

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    Nike Case Study Nike was founded in January 1964 by Bill Bowerman, a track and field coach at the University of Oregon and Phil Knight, a University of Oregon student and middle-distance runner under Bowerman. To satisfy coursework requirements, Knight decided that he would make low cost running shoes in Japan and sell them in the US. He engaged the help of Bowerman who was interested in developing a lightweight running shoe. The business started as Blue Ribbon Sports (BRS). First year sales

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    Case Study Andrew Sauls MGT 448 August 18th, 2014 University of Phoenix Case Study The Nike Firm is definitely the world’s leading company of athletic shoes and clothing. The company got its name from the Greek goddess of victory, and has achieved its reputation of becoming victorious within the sports niche for more than a decade. Nike has accumulated skyrocketing manufacturing numbers via independently hiring companies beyond the United States to manufacture. “Nike sold about 280 million

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    Weispfenning Nike Case Study #1 MGMT 310 Jason Cussler January 31, 2014 Nike Falters in Ethical Practices Nike has faced many ethical dilemmas such as human rights abuses, labor violations, and negative impact on the environment where manufacturing plants are located. Their responses have varied from improving labor standards in each facility to implementing a recycling program for worn out shoes for the consumer, and creating a no waste recycling program at all levels of the Nike operations

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    A Case Analysis of Nike: The Sweatshop Debate Mindi Merritt Class Fall 2014 Instructor’s Name Introduction Nike is a hugely successful global industry that designs and markets shoes and apparel (Coakley & Kates, 2013). Most of Nike’s products are subcontracted and manufactured overseas in countries such as China, India, Vietnam, Indonesia and Korea. For decades, Nike has been embroiled in controversy where critics claim its products are manufactured in foreign factories with substandard

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    QUESTIONS Nike is a worldwide global corporation that has its shoes manufactured on a contract basis in places like Asia, China, and Vietnam. Although it does not actually own any of the manufacturing locations, it has long been accused of having its products manufactured in facilities that exploit workers. Although Nike admits some wrongdoing in the manufacturing facilities of its contractors, it claims to have started a commitment to improve working conditions in those facilities. Nike has suffered

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    Nike Case Study Tracy Weispfenning Nike Case Study #1 MGMT 310 Jason Cussler January 31, 2014 Nike Falters in Ethical Practices Nike has faced many ethical dilemmas such as human rights abuses, labor violations, and negative impact on the environment where manufacturing plants are located. Their responses have varied from improving labor standards in each facility to implementing a recycling program for worn out shoes for the consumer, and creating a no waste recycling program at all

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    Nike is an iconic sportswear brand, with its very recognizable swoosh logo decorating the attire of many of the globe’s most famous sports teams, and has established a long-lasting brand legacy both with its ability to adjust to trends, as well as to build a profitable business model. Naomi Klein’s famous book, No Logo – Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies, first published in 1999, attacked many big brands accusing them of violating labor laws and using dirty tactics to dominate the changing markets

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    tudyMini-case Study: Nike’s “Just Do It” Advertising Campaign According to Nike company lore, one of the most famous and easily recognized slogans in advertising history was coined at a 1988 meeting of Nike’s ad agency Wieden and Kennedy and a group of Nike employees. Dan Weiden, speaking admiringly of Nike’s can-do attitude, reportedly said, “You Nike guys, you just do it.” The rest, as they say, is (advertising) history. After stumbling badly against archrival Reebok in the 1980s, Nike rose about

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    SIM336 (Off Campus) Strategic Management - July 2011 - Sunderland Business School Individual Assignment Case Study – Nike’s dispute with the University of Oregon in De Wit & Meyer (2004:933-940) Module Leader: Derek Harwood Submission Date: Monday 11th July 2011 Word Count: 3,000 words Introduction: This individual assignment will be assessed by means of a 3,000 word report. The assignment has been designed to allow you to develop and use your knowledge and skills in

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    Strategic Management - July 2011 - Individual Assignment Case Study – Nike’s dispute with the University of Oregon in De Wit & Meyer (2004:933-940) Introduction: This individual assignment will be assessed by means of a 3,000 word report. The assignment has been designed to allow you to develop and use your knowledge and skills in understanding key strategic issues relating to the design and marketing of high quality sports shoes and clothing in a global industry. You will be required

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    University of Phoenix Material Nike: The Sweatshop Debate Nike is in many ways the quintessential global corporation. Established in 1972 by former University of Oregon track star Phil Knight, Nike is now one of the leading marketers of athletic shoes and apparel on the planet. Today the company has $20 billion in annual revenues and sells its products in some 140 countries. Nike does not do any manufacturing. Rather, it designs and markets its products, while contracting for their manufacture

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    Attn Vice President of International Operations at Nike, Nike is currently in a situation that every company would like to avoid. The name Nike is now associated with an ongoing list of labor issues. Nike has had over three decades of corporate success, but this success is slowing and could continue to slow if changes are not made. Nike’s strategy has always been to outsource all manufacturing to cut costs and allow for a higher marketing budget. While this strategy is successful in keeping

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    Case Discussion Questions 1. Should Nike be held responsible for working conditions in foreign factories that it does not own, but where subcontractors make products for Nike? Some people probably think that designing and marketing its products is what Nike is responsible for. But outsourcing its manufacturing divisions into foreign countries doesn´t release Nike from the responsibility. During a developing process manufacturing is one of the most important intermediate steps and because of

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    shared meanings, beliefs, morals, values and customs of a group of people. In America, Nike has become an industry leader that influences our cultural practices. It is widely accepted as the premier retail brand by all age groups. Nike has done a great job of advertising to various generational cohorts and expanding its brand. Nike’s distinguishable products have become a household name on the global scale. Nike has to specifically consider the “country culture” of not only the countries where it

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    University of Phoenix Nana Offei MGT/448 Global Business Strategies Case Study Nike: The Sweatshop Debate July 5, 2012 Professor, Marc Mosko Nike, the sweatshop debate Nike Inc. was started by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight, who met each other in 1957 Before going into business, Knight became a certified public Accountant (CPA) the original Nike Inc. was founded in 1964 by Phil Knight and his friend Bill Bowerman with a collective investment of 1000 to fund the business

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