Nike Facts

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  • Created on: 12-05-15 19:50

Nike Facts (Globalisation

  • Nike is a TNC
  • Nike's aim is to make profit. It is a capitalist firm
  • Nike's headquarters are in Oregan in the USA
  • Many of Nike's factories are in Asia e.g. China, India, Indonesia
  • Women are mainly employed in making their goods
  • Nike employes 44.000 employees
  • Nike operates in 120 countries
  • Nike has over 800 retail stores
  • Nike spends billions on advertising
  • In the 1990s, Nike was criticised for operating sweat shops in Asia where people are paid a low wage and are forced to work long hours and for employing child labour. It has now signed an international agreement against using child labour and not making people work long hours.
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