NEW YORK: German sportswear giant Adidas said Friday it will start selling shoes with 3-D printed soles, taking a new step in expanding its customised sporting goods range. The company already offers customers bespoke options including the colour and texture of their shoes, but the new 3D printing method would produce soles that are adapted to the individual's weight and movement. Adidas plans to sell 5,000 pairs of such sneakers this year, and is eyeing sales of as many as 100,000 pairs next year -- figures that…
Adidas bought the US fitnesswear specialists Reebok in 2005 in a bid to narrow the gap with its main rival Nike
BERLIN: Adidas, the German maker of sportswear and equipment, announced Tuesday that it will start marketing its first series of sport shoes manufactured by robots in Germany from 2017.
LONDON: Manchester United footballer Morgan Schneiderlin is reportedly engaged to a girl who previously worked in a popular sports brand shop.
MUNICH: German sporting goods maker Adidas aims to open its first fully automated shoe factory in Germany next year, part of an effort to bring manufacturing back closer to its consumers in more affluent countries.
FRANKFURT: Adidas, the German maker of sportswear and equipment, said Friday it met its 2014 targets, but earnings were hit by special factors such as the falling ruble and the sale of its Rockport brand.
BERLIN: Shares in German sportswear firm Adidas jumped on Monday after the Wall Street Journal reported that an investor group that includes Jynwel Capital and funds affiliated with the Abu Dhabi government planned a $2.2 billion bid to buy Reebok.