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5 New ‘Game of Thrones’ Collaborations Coming in Time for the Final Season

Some of the biggest lifestyle brands in the world are jumping on the “Game of Thrones” bandwagon this spring, hoping to capitalize on the fandom and popularity of the HBO hit, as it enters its eighth and final season. From sneakers to spirits, these officially-licensed collaborations extend the characters and colors of the show beyond […]
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Markforged raises $82 million for its industrial 3D printers

3D printer manufacturer Markforged has raised another round of funding. Summit Partners is leading the $82 million Series D round with Matrix Partners, Microsoft’s Venture Arm, Next47 and Porsche SE also participating. When you think about 3D printers, chances are you’re thinking about microwave-sized, plastic-focused 3D printers for hobbyists. Markforged is basically at the other end of the spectrum, focused on expensive 3D printers for industrial use cases. In addition to increased precisio...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Gadgets, Microsoft, Tech, Adidas, Porsche, 3d Printing, 3d Printer, MarkForged

Les baskets

Once upon a time, if you arrived via an airplane, or left your hotel room, wearing puffy white sneakers, you were immediately branded un américain, scorned for your fashion faux pas. So Americans (myself included) purposely wore regular shoes so as not to be pegged as, well – Américains. A few of us brave souls occasionally bared our American patrimoine (heritage), bucking fashion in favor of comfort. I sometimes wore sneakers, carefully sidestepping those of the puffy variety, and if anyone ha...
Tags: Food, Adidas, Paris, States, Sneakers, New Balance, Stan Smith, Veja, Trendy, Parisian Culture, Branchee, Parisians

Adidas Canada Mid Season Sale: Save 50% off Select Adidas Styles

Adidas Canada has a great Mid Season Sale available now, where you can save up to 50% off Select Shoes! This offer is valid until April 4, 2019, while quantities last. Some restrictions apply. Adidas Canada has FREE shipping on all orders over $50. Click here to view Adidas Canada offers.
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Bentley Canada Surprise Savings: Extra 25% OFF Reduced Tracker Luggage + Up to 70% OFF Luggage + More

Surprise, surprise! Bentley Canada is throwing you a surprise savings this weekend on the following deals: Save an extra 25% off on reduced Tracker luggage by entering the promo code SURPRISE at checkout; valid until March 17th, 2019 at 11:59 PM ET Save up to 70% off luggage Save 30% off selected travel accessories and handbags Save $5 regular priced Adidas items by entering the promo code 5ADIDAS at checkout; valid until March 16th, 2019 at 11:59 PM ET Save up to 75% off sale This Satchel b...
Tags: Shopping, Adidas, Canada, Bentley, Satchel, Canadian Deals & Coupons, Bentley Canada, Mia Luca, Bentley Canada Surprise Savings

Meet the 19 startups in AngelPad’s 12th batch

AngelPad just wrapped the 12th run of its months-long New York City startup accelerator. For the second time, the program didn’t culminate in a demo day; rather, the 19 participating startups were given pre-arranged one-on-one meetings with venture capital investors late last week. AngelPad co-founders Thomas Korte and Carine Magescas did away with the demo day tradition last year after nearly a decade operating AngelPad, which is responsible for mentoring startups including Postmates, Twitte...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Startups, Accelerator, Twitter, Utah, Japan, Real Estate, Berlin, New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Tech, Adidas, Tesla, MoPub

Supply chain problems to slow Adidas' sales growth

Adidas expects supply chain issues to curb sales growth in the first half of the year, particularly in North America, where it has doubled its business in the last three years to take market share from bigger rival Nike.
Tags: Money, Adidas, businessNews, North America

Adidas shares fall as supply chain problems slow growth

Adidas expects supply chain issues to dent sales growth in the first half of the year, particularly in North America, but said it hopes to see off a challenge from Nike in Europe and return to growth in the region.
Tags: Europe, Money, Nike, Adidas, businessNews, North America

Adidas says supply chain problems to rein in sales growth

Adidas expects supply chain shortages to hit its sales growth in the first half of the year, particularly in North America, while it hopes to return to growth in Europe, where Nike is challenging the German sportswear brand.
Tags: Europe, Money, Nike, Adidas, businessNews, North America

Gen Z isn't wearing Reebok, so the sneaker brand is trying to win them over with a new ad campaign

Reebok is trying to win over 20-somethings with a bold, new ad campaign, "Sport The Unexpected."  The struggling sneaker brand is facing more competition than ever, not just from other fitness brands, but also from fashion houses that are getting into the category. With the new campaign, Reebok wants to get people to think of it as surprising and unconventional.  Reebok is trying to become relevant with 20-somethings, so it’s trying to win them over them with a new campaign. “Our brand awaren...
Tags: US, Trends, Nike, Adidas, Mtv, Armour, Cardi, Reebok, Venables Bell Partners, Melanie Boulden Reebok, Boulden

French tycoon on trial over $450 million arbitration deal

PARIS (AP) — French tycoon Bernard Tapie is facing a criminal trial over a fraudulent 404 million-euro ($450 million today) arbitration package linked to his sale of sportswear company Adidas in the 1990s. Civil courts have already ruled the unusually generous 2008 award was the result of fraud and ordered Tapie to refund the money. […]
Tags: Business, News, Adidas, Ap, Nation, Paris, Tapie, Bernard Tapie

adidas x EA Anthem Custom Player Boots

You might have spotted some incredible new custom boots in action during Premier League games this weekend. Electronic Arts (EA) and adidas teamed up with four top PL players, creating stunning personalized football boots based on each player’s playing style and the ‘Javelin suit’ that represents them from EA’s brand new game Anthem. EA and adidas used the talented French boot-designer Pierre Navarro to create the detailed looks. You might recognize Navarro better as Orravan Design, previously...
Tags: Adidas, Sport, EA, Soccer, Cardiff City, Latest, Jesse Lingard, Kasper Schmeichel, Erik Lamela, Felipe Anderson, Ea Sports, Navarro, Lamela, Custom boots, Electronic Arts EA, La Rochelle France

Adidas says women to get same WCup bonus as men

HERZOGENAURACH, Germany (AP) — Sportswear maker Adidas says it will give the same bonus to any of its sponsored players on the Women’s World Cup-winning soccer team as their male counterparts. Adidas says on Twitter that it believes “in inspiring and enabling the next generation of female athletes, creators and leaders through breaking barriers.” On […]
Tags: News, Sports, Adidas, Ap, HERZOGENAURACH Germany

Adidas and Intersport Will Livestream Women’s High School Volleyball, Soccer on Twitter

Adidas is teaming up with Intersport and Twitter to livestream women's high school volleyball and soccer games on the social network for the first time. The same three companies worked together last year on Friday Night Stripes, a slate of eight livestreamed high-school-football games featuring nationally ranked teams. The new @3StripeLive series will bring six...
Tags: Advertising, Adidas, InterSport, Social Pro Daily, Intersport Will Livestream Women 's High School

Fitbit is partnering with Adidas and Blue Apron for an activity rewards program

Fitness should be its own reward, but sometimes you need a little extra push. Fitbit today announced that it’s been testing a new Rewards program in beta, with plans to launch a premium paid version of the service at some point this year. The limited beta, which will close at the end of next month, serves up points based on things like steps, active minutes and sleep, rewarding users with discounts as they hit their designated goals. So far, the company’s enlisted a trio of partners: Adidas,...
Tags: Apple, Health, Startups, Wearables, Nike, Adidas, Blue Apron, Fitbit, Deezer, Adidas Blue Apron, Deezer Adidas

adidas Predator Precision Beckham ’01 Remake Released

adidas Soccer today launched a super exclusive, limited collection 25 Years of Predator Pack. Included in the pack is a range of boots and apparel inspired by two of the game’s most iconic soccer players – David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane. Beckham and Zidane have each been given an Archive Pack that references iconic boots from their careers. The David Beckham Archive Pack features a new version of the Predator Precision that he famously wore in 2001. Think back to that free-kick he scored in...
Tags: England, Greece, Adidas, Sport, Soccer, David Beckham, Real Madrid, Latest, Beckham, Zidane, Limited Collection, Adidas Predator Precision, Zinedine Zidane Beckham

adidas Predator Accelerator Zidane ’98 Remake Released

adidas Soccer today launched a super exclusive, limited collection 25 Years of Predator Pack. Included in the pack is a range of boots and apparel inspired by two of the game’s most iconic soccer players – David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane. Beckham and Zidane have each been given an Archive Pack that references iconic boots from their careers. This pair, the Zidane ’98 Accelerator, has been given a refreshed look and pays homage to his Ballon d’Or success in 1998. They feature an incredible ...
Tags: Adidas, Sport, Soccer, David Beckham, Zinedine Zidane, Latest, Zidane, Ballon, Limited Collection, Adidas Predator Accelerator, Zinedine Zidane Beckham

Former Adidas executive, 2 others sentenced to prison for payoffs to families of top college basketball recruits.

Former Adidas executive, 2 others sentenced to prison for payoffs to families of top college basketball recruits.
Tags: New York, Finance, Adidas, Article, Associated Press, FBN, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 01a338c4-4e0d-53c1-ac86-e01d80317480

Belle International taps BAML for sportswear unit IPO after $6.8 billion buyout, say sources: Reuters

Chinese footwear retailer Belle International has hired Bank of America Merill Lynch (BAML) to help prepare for a Hong Kong listing of its sportswear business this year, said people with direct knowledge of the matter. The firm aims for a valuation of at least HK$20 billion ($2.55 billion) to HK$25 billion for the unit, which distributes brands such as Nike and Adidas, said two of the people. The divestiture comes nearly two years after BAML advised a consortium led by Hillhouse Capital Group an...
Tags: Hong Kong, China, Ipo, Trends, Nike, Adidas, IPOs, Euromonitor, Puma, Belle, Shenzhen, Reuters, Baml, adidas AG, Nike Inc, JD com Inc

3 get prison in college basketball recruiting scandal

NEW YORK (AP) — Three men received prison sentences Tuesday in the widespread college basketball recruiting scandal that has tainted two dozen schools. Former Adidas executive James Gatto, business manager Christian Dawkins and amateur league director Merl Code were convicted in October of conspiracy to commit wire fraud for funneling illegal payments to families of […]
Tags: Business, New York, News, Adidas, College sports, Christian Dawkins, James Gatto, Merl Code

The Best Shoes Of #PFW Street-Style — And Where To Shop Them

Every six months, the streets of the world's fashion capitals overflow with an embarrassment of style-inspiration riches. In New York, London, Milan, and Paris, the fashion industry turns out in their newest and finest lewks, filling us with the frenzied realization that we need a vinyl trenchcoat, a teeny-tiny purse, and neon green everything. It's overwhelming! What's a shopper to do?First, take a deep breath — we're here to help you navigate and focus. We're in the throes of Paris Fashion We...
Tags: Nordstrom, Fashion, Music, New York, Converse, Adidas, Paris, Zappos, Stella Mccartney, Asos, Everlane, Paris Fashion Week, Southern California, Tory Burch, Daytona Beach, Edina

adidas Predator 19+ “Gold” Beckham X Zidane

It has been the talk in recent weeks, the introduction of a signature line-up of spectacular Predator boots to celebrate Zinédine Zidane and David Beckham. We get a first look at the incredible Gold themed Predator 19+ compliments of adidas UK. We are talking metallic Gold, with the spectacular upper proving a royal look on pitch. Both players worked to co-created the limited-edition collection, which celebrates 25 years of “total control.” There are many key features that pay tribute to Zidan...
Tags: UK, US, Adidas, Sport, Soccer, David Beckham, Zinedine Zidane, Latest, Beckham, Zidane, Ballon, Limited Collection, adidas Predator 19, Gold Metallic Silver Metallic Collegiate Navy, Beckham X Zidane

Bauhaus Versions of Famous Logos

Honoring the Bauhaus centennial (Walter Gropius founded the German art school in 1919), 99designs opened a competition asking designers to reimagine famous logos in Bauhaus style. This saw Burger King morph into a minimal, more formal presentation, and Google’s simple logo transform into a stream of half circles, among  many more alterations. The designs not only commemorate the school, but also shed light on its …
Tags: Google, Design, Adidas, Type, Burger King, Logos, Bauhaus, Linkaboutit, Lettering, Walter Gropius, Famous Logos

NYC officials plead with Jeff Bezos to win back HQ2

Payless is going out of business for good. But Foot Locker (FL) is booming. Foot Locker's sales at stores open at least year surged 9.7% during its most recent quarter compared to last year, the company said on Friday. It's profit also increased from a year ago. The performance was one of the best across retail last holiday, and Foot Locker's stock jumped 15% in pre-market trading. Foot Locker's success is a sign of how well Nike (NKE) is doing right now. Close to 70% of Foot...
Tags: News, NYC, Nike, Adidas, Jeff Bezos, Payless, Nike NKE

Women’s World Cup 2019 Official Match Ball Released

With the Women’s World Cup set to kick-off in Paris on June 7, adidas has released their Official Match Ball for the tournament; Conext 19. Featuring a wildly colorful flare and glitch print across its seamless panels, this is the same thermally bonded ball that was used at the 2018 Men’s World Cup. So, the high quality performance will be just the same. It is a wild design that definitely won’t be missed on pitch! The Conext 19 be used all the way through to the final on July 7 in Lyon. Avail...
Tags: Adidas, Sport, Soccer, Paris, Lyon, Soccer Ball, adidas Conext19, Conext

Feds seek multiyear sentences in college basketball case

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors are recommending multiyear prison sentences for three men convicted of fraud for channeling secret payments to the families of top-tier basketball recruits to influence where the players went to school. Former Adidas executive James Gatto, business manager Christian Dawkins and amateur league director Merl Code were convicted of conspiracy […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Adidas, Ap, Christian Dawkins, James Gatto, Merl Code

Man City close the gap on Man United after swapping Nike for Puma

Manchester City & Puma Man City have announced a huge new commercial deal with Puma on Thursday. Nike are the current Man City kit makers. However Nike’s contract with the Sky Blues expires this summer, and Puma have won the race to become City’s next manufacturer. Puma have agreed a 10-year deal with Man City worth a reported £650 million. How Man City announced the Puma deal Man City have posted the following announcement on their club website: Sports company PUMA and City Football Group ha...
Tags: China, City, Nike, Adidas, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Southampton, Manchester City, Tottenham, Arsenal, Puma, Man City, United

NC State seeking restitution in Dennis Smith Jr. Adidas case

NC State is seeking upward of $260,000 in restitution from former Adidas executive Jim Gatto in the wake of the Dennis Smith Jr. pay-for-play scandal.
Tags: News, Adidas, NC State, Dennis Smith Jr, U.S, Dennis Smith Jr Adidas, Jim Gatto

Save 20% on Adidas, Graco baby gear, and Instant Pots — and more of today's best deals from around the web

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Since you don't have all day to scour the web for noteworthy sales and discounts, we rounded up the best bargains for you to shop in one convenient place. For even more deals and savings across the web, check out our  coupons page . 1. Save an extra 20% on select Adidas styles on eBay Adidas' website is probably the first p...
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