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7,000 Nike employees are about to get a raise.

Nike is about to give 7,000 employees a raise

Thousands of Nike employees will get a pay bump in August. After an internal review, Nike announced it would be giving raises to 7,000 employees globally. It's also changing how it awards bonuses to employees.

Nike execs can’t stop saying one word, and it reveals the future of the company

Nike execs said the word "digital" or "digitally" 69 times during the company's most recent earnings call. The prominence of the word reflects how Nike's business is changing, and how shopping is now fundamentally different.

Under Armour had a big fall from grace in 2017 — and it could get worse

Under Armour was once a hot company, but it had a rough 2017 and reported its first quarterly loss.
Adidas is defying all the trends.

Adidas is defying the American curse that’s haunting Nike and Under Armour

While Nike and Under Armour falter, Adidas just keeps gaining steam in North America — and it's easy to see why.
Kids are rapidly abandoning Under Armour.

Under Armour suddenly has a huge Gen Z problem

Under Armour isn't cool among teens anymore — and that may be a problem for its entire youth business.
Nike is launching two big initiatives to appeal to women shoppers.

Nike is unleashing a Lululemon killer in 5,000 stores

In a direct affront to Lululemon's business, Nike is launching specialized areas with an increased selection of women's apparel.

Nike just signaled a huge change for its 30,000 retail partners

Nike says "mediocre retail" won't survive the retail apocalypse as it hopes to focus on fewer retail partners.
The ArmourBox has free shipping both ways — and no fees.

Under Armour is copying a strategy from a billion-dollar startup — and it’s a brilliant move

Under Armour's new ArmourBox looks an awful lot like Stitch Fix — and that could be a good thing.
Nike isn't out the woods yet.

Goldman Sachs just signaled a terrifying turning point for Nike

Citing a challenging environment and an excess of inventory, Goldman Sachs downgrades Nike to a neutral rating in a note to investors.