NIKE, Inc., named for the Greek goddess of victory, is the world’s leading designer, marketer, and distributor of authentic athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessories for a wide variety of sports and fitness activities.
Operating segments for the Nike brand are: North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Greater China, Asia Pacific and Latin America. Wholly-owned subsidiaries include Converse Inc., which designs, markets, and distributes casual footwear, apparel and accessories, and Hurley International LLC, which designs, markets, and distributes action sports and youth lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories. The company was founded by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight in 1972 and is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon.
We believe world-class manufacturing begins with respect for people and the environment. We work with suppliers who share our commitment to making products responsibly and sustainably. Nike and the Feng Tay Group have worked together for more than forty years. Mary Li is the GM of a Feng Tay facility in Putian, China and her story demonstrates the value of building strong relationships with suppliers and working together toward a better future.
We believe world-class manufacturing is grounded in standards that respect the environment, the people who work in factories and the principles of a healthy and safe workplace.
We’re focused on developing scaling programs that enhance worker engagement, increase compensation and improve social dialogue.
We work with suppliers who share our commitment to zero compromise for athletes* and the environment and focusing on reducing our collective impact in energy and emissions, waste, water, and chemistry.
We collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders to solve systemic issues and improve outcomes for workers and their communities.