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37 min ago | GuruFocus.com

3 Footwear Retailers to Take Your Portfolio Higher

Consumer confidence in the U.S. rose to 78.1 in December from 72 in the previous month.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Wolverine World Wide

4 hrs ago | Benzinga

Nike Laying Off Fuel Band Team, According to CNET

Nike is laying off 70-80 percent the engineers who created its FuelBand Fitness Tracker.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear

10 hrs ago | The Smoking Gun

DOCUMENT: Nike Rocked By Rare Sneaker Theft Scheme

APRIL 17--A federal criminal investigation has uncovered a "large-scale theft" operation inside Nike's Oregon headquarters, a scheme that targeted valuable sneaker prototypes and involved a Nike product manager, his predecessor at the shoe giant, The reseller, Jason Keating, 35, was named yesterday in a U.S. District Court complaint charging him ... (more)

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Nike, Prison, Florida, NY, Weird

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Hypebeast.com

Nike + R.T. Air Force 1 Black Collection

Following its debut in white, the Nike + R.T. Air Force 1 collection is preparing to expand its line with a black iteration.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Nike, Fashion, Designers, Givenchy

Hypebeast.com

Nike Basketball Sample Sneaker Foul Play Results in Federal Investigation

Now we turn our attention to a recently-unveiled internal scandal stemming from Beaverton to the rest of the United States.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Nike

Business Journal

China manufacturing facility strike puts the kibosh on Nike and Adidas shipments

Bloomberg reports that "striking workers at a Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd. shoe factory in China halted production for a fifth day in a dispute over company contributions to employees' social security and housing funds."

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear

Fibre2Fashion

Nike adds Michelle Peluso to BoD

Peluso, 42, is Chief Executive Officer of Gilt an innovative online shopping destination offering its members special access to the most inspiring merchandise and experiences every day, at insider prices.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Marketing

The Huffington Post

Strike At Nike, Adidas China Supplier Halts Output

Striking workers at a Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd. shoe factory in China halted production for a fifth day in a dispute over company contributions to employees' social security and housing funds.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Oregonian

Florida man bought, resold limited-edition sneakers stolen from Nike, court documents say

A Florida man is accused of buying pairs of limited-edition sneakers stolen from Nike headquarters and reselling them to businesses in Oregon, California, New York, New Jersey and Florida.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Nike, Florida, NY

Investor's Business Daily

Running Shoe Sales Pace Pickup Lifts Nike

Running footwear sales have picked up the pace in recent weeks, a trend that's given a lift to athletic shoe and apparel giant and should benefit the retailers that sell its products, according to a report by Sterne Agee analyst Sam Poser released Thursday.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear

Bloomberg

China Shoe Factory Strike Extends to Fourth Day at Nike Supplier

Workers at Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd. 's shoe factory in China struck for a fourth day in a dispute over company benefit contributions, crimping output at the maker for brands such as Nike Inc. and Adidas AG.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Apparel, Footwear, Retail, Wal Mart Stores

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Total revenue was $1.178 billion and rental revenue was $1.005 billio... )--Puget Sound Bank today reported record net income of $752,521 or $0.25 per share for the quarter ending March 31, 2014, an increase of 41% as compared... )--Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , a leader in the development of RNAi-based therapeutics, today announced the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Hillsborough County, FL, EXCO Resources, Energy, Financial Markets, Apparel, Footwear, Packaging Corporation Of America, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Financial Services, SLM

The Miami Herald

Nike, USATF extend partnership through 2040

The new deal was announced Wednesday by USATF. Max Siegel, the CEO for track's national governing body, says this is a "game-changer for the sport and what USATF will be able to offer all of our constituents."

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear

OregonLive.com

Q&A: Comic book publisher Bluewater Productions, creator of Female Force series, moves to Beaverton

Darren Davis, head of Bluewater Productions, edits and creates comics from his home office in Beaverton.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, DC Comics, Bellingham, WA, Apparel, Footwear

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Houston Chronicle

The Motley Fool: A taxing matter concerning dividends

A: Yup, it is. Here's why: Imagine that Economical Aviaries rakes in $100 million in sales, and after subtracting expenses, keeps $20 million as its operating profit.

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Related Topix: The Motley Fool, Apparel, Footwear

The Oregonian

Beaverton-based Rosie's Room looking to expand with help of Nike Employee Grant Fund award

Rosie's Room , a nonprofit based in Beaverton and active in Portland, hopes to transition from an all-volunteer crew to hiring several paid staff members in order to grow the organization's services for low-income and homeless individuals.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Nike, Non-Profit, Portland, OR, Cornelius, OR, Life, Sewing, Hobbies

Hypebeast.com

Nike SB Eric Koston SE "Hacky Sack"

Coming soon from Nike SB and joining a corresponding version of Stefan Janoski 's signature low-top kicks is a "Hacky Sack" edition of the original Nike SB Eric Koston .

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Nike

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Hypebeast.com

Nike F.C. Collection

Continuing to build around the World Cup buzz, Nike continues with this latest video promoting its Nike F.C. campaign and the debut of the Nike F.C. Collection.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Nike

Hypebeast.com

Nike Free 10th Anniversary "Genealogy" Black Pack

Following our in-house look the Nike Free 10th Anniversary "Genealogy" Pack as seen here , the Beaverton conglomerate recreates its commemorative range with all-new sleek tonal-black colorways.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Nike

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Motley Fool: Nike's strong performance makes it a stock worth watching - Sun, 13 Apr 2014 PST

Nike stock has averaged annual gains of 18 percent over the past 20 years, and despite its market value topping $65 billion, the company isn't done growing.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear

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