McIlroy Experimenting With TaylorMade Clubs Farmers Insurance Leaving Hendrick's NASCAR Ops College Endorsements Affecting Under Armour Profits NFL Ad Sales Are Down 14% From Last September LPGA's Bay Area Tour Stop Loses Sponsor Fanatics To Get Rights To NHL Playoff Apparel New Nike Spot Highlights LeBron's Game 7 Block Fox Sees High Demand For World Series Ads Phelps Stars Alongside McBride In "Call Of Duty" Ad Snickers To Sponsor Second Season Of ELeague
SBD/June 21, 2011/Marketing and Sponsorship
Boston Mayor Writes Letter Calling For Niketown Store To Remove T-Shirt Display
Published June 21, 2011
WALK THIS WAY: In Portland, Allan Brettman reports adidas Friday unveiled a pair of "giant sneakers" outside their North American HQs to commemorate the 25th anniversary of rap group Run DMC's song "My Adidas." A "contraption that appears to be a vinyl-spinning phonograph [sits] in front of the shoes with an LP on the turntable" (Portland OREGONIAN, 6/21).