Adidas sparks furore with Boston Marathon 'survivor' email

2017-04-19 07:56

Adidas sparked a social media outcry after sending an email congratulating runners in the Boston Marathon for having "survived" the race.

Adidas ends sponsorship of doping-tainted IAAF

2016-12-02 17:08

Track and field's governing body says its commercial agreement with sponsors adidas will end this year, three years early.

Nike, Adidas squeeze out rivals at Euro 2016

2016-06-09 08:41

Sports equipment giants Adidas, Nike and Puma are pushing rivals out of the market at European Championship finals.

Jeannie D and Amanda du-Pont run Braam

2016-02-03 20:00

The ladies took to the streets of Braamfontein to get their fitness on.

Adidas' new 'Mr Perfect' faces hurdles

2016-01-19 21:30

Adidas' incoming chief Kasper Rorsted faces major challenges when he takes over as the global sports brand's new CEO.

Amanda du-Pont’s Got This!

2015-12-08 15:01

Adidas has launched a new women’s campaign entitled I Got This featuring Amanda du-Pont!

Adidas raises forecasts as profit beats estimates

2015-11-05 09:16

Adidas has raised its forecasts for 2015 and reported third-quarter earnings that topped analysts’ estimates due to more sneakers sold in Europe and China.

adidas not calling for Blatter's immediate resignation

2015-10-03 22:45

adidas has declined to join US companies in calling for Sepp Blatter's immediate resignation.

SHARE WATCH: Big brands, big wins this RWC

2015-09-21 06:51

With Rugby World Cup underway Kirk Swart of Overberg Asset Management lists his five shares that could score most from the rugby spectacle.

Adidas buys fitness app maker Runtastic

2015-08-06 09:39

The sports clothing firm has bought fitness tracking app maker Runtastic, giving it access to a community of 70 million active users.


New Adidas CEO plans fast-fashion focus to catch up to Nike

2017-03-10 17:07

Adidas’s new CEO is doubling down on surging sales of casual sneaker lines like Stan Smith and Tubular to transform the German sportswear maker into a fast-fashion business.

Adidas raises forecast amid boost from Chelsea payment

2016-07-28 09:30

Adidas has increased its full-year forecast as brand sales benefited from the Euro 2016 soccer tournament.

Adidas to continue sponsoring FIFA

2016-05-15 12:52

German sportswear giant Adidas will continue sponsoring FIFA, despite the corruption allegations dogging the organisation.

Adidas seek answers from IAAF over reforms

2016-01-25 19:57

Adidas is in "close contact" with the IAAF amid reports it is ending a sponsorship deal four years early.

Henkel says CEO to quit early

2016-01-19 18:32

Henkel says its chief executive Kasper Rorsted is to step down prematurely, triggering speculation he could go to sportswear giant Adidas.

FIFA scandal not damaging adidas

2015-11-05 17:00

The corruption scandal engulfing FIFA is not tarnishing the image of sponsor adidas their CEO has claimed.

SHARE WATCH: Focus on 5 exciting small caps

2015-10-05 08:38

Overberg Asset Management analyst Kirk Swart looks at some exciting small-cap stocks in this week's five shares to watch.

SHARE WATCH: Car makers in focus amid VW scandal

2015-09-27 14:40

The saying "drink Russian, drive German, wear Italian and kiss French" might need to be adjusted after Volkswagen got caught cheating on its emission tests.

United, adidas in record kit launch

2015-08-21 20:45

The launch of Manchester United's new adidas home kit was the biggest in both the club's and manufacturer's history.

United set to unveil new kit

2015-07-31 10:18

Premier League giants Manchester United are set to unveil their new kit with adidas taking over as the club's apparel sponsor.

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