Adidas is a global leader in the sporting goods industry, offering a broad portfolio of footwear, apparel, accessories and hardware for sport and lifestyle around the core brands adidas, Reebok, TaylorMade and Reebok-CCM Hockey. 

Company Growth (employees)
Herzogenaurach, DE
Size (employees)
55,414 (est)-7%
Adidas was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, DE

Key People/Management at Adidas

Kasper Rorsted

Kasper Rorsted

Harm Ohlmeyer

Harm Ohlmeyer

Chief Financial Officer
Steve Bonomo

Steve Bonomo

Vice President Global Talent Acquisition
Gil Steyaert

Gil Steyaert

EVP, Global Operations
Roland Auschel

Roland Auschel

Chief Sales Officer
Karen Parkin

Karen Parkin

Chief HR Officer

Adidas Office Locations

Adidas has offices in Herzogenaurach, Amsterdam-Zuidoost, Hazel Grove, Dubai and in 9 other locations
Herzogenaurach, DE (HQ)
Adi-Dassler-Straße 1
Amsterdam-Zuidoost, NL
Hoogoorddreef 9-A
Solna, SE
13 Gårdsvägen
Hazel Grove, GB
Pepper Rd
Portland, US
5055 N Greeley Ave
Spartanburg, US
5675 N Blackstock Rd
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Adidas Financials and Metrics

Adidas Financials

Adidas's revenue was reported to be €19.3 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

5.7 b

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

2.9 b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %


Net income (Q3, 2017)

549 m

EBIT (Q3, 2017)

795 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

12.4 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (30-Sep-2017)

1.3 b


12.8 b
Adidas's current market capitalization is $12.4 b.
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


14.5 b16.9 b19.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

7.6 b8.7 b9.9 b

Gross profit

6.9 b8.2 b9.4 b
EURQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


4.1 b3.9 b4.8 b4.8 b4.4 b5.4 b5.7 b5 b5.7 b

Cost of goods sold

2.1 b2 b2.5 b2.4 b2.3 b2.8 b2.9 b2.5 b2.8 b

Gross profit

2 b1.9 b2.3 b2.4 b2.2 b2.6 b2.8 b2.5 b2.9 b

Gross profit Margin, %

EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.7 b1.4 b1.5 b

Accounts Receivable

1.9 b2 b2.2 b


2.5 b3.1 b3.8 b

Current Assets

7.3 b7.5 b8.9 b
EURQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


1.4 b959 m1.1 b1.3 b1.1 b1.3 b1.5 b1.2 b1.3 b

Accounts Receivable

2.5 b2.3 b2.5 b2.5 b2.4 b2.7 b2.9 b2.5 b2.8 b


2.5 b2.9 b2.7 b2.9 b3.5 b3.2 b3.6 b3.6 b3.4 b

Current Assets

7.9 b7.4 b7.3 b7.7 b8.1 b8.3 b9.3 b8.9 b9.1 b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Depreciation and Amortization

405 m393 m397 m

Accounts Receivable

(36 m)(183 m)(411 m)


(76 m)(639 m)(621 m)

Accounts Payable

(117 m)823 m1 b
EURQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Depreciation and Amortization

96 m179 m263 m86 m176 m277 m110 m208 m326 m

Accounts Receivable

(527 m)(440 m)(810 m)(560 m)(509 m)(893 m)(725 m)(402 m)(927 m)


96 m(344 m)(179 m)139 m(416 m)(117 m)178 m(132 m)45 m

Accounts Payable

(192 m)123 m258 m(358 m)(13 m)23 m(607 m)(305 m)(227 m)
EURY, 2017


16.1 x


17.2 x


102.4 k


0.3 x


0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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Adidas Operating Metrics

Adidas's Stores was reported to be 2.6 k in Q3, 2017
Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Footwear Production, pairs

258 m301 m360 m

Apparel Production, units

309 m364 m382 m

Hardware Production, units

99 m113 m109 m


2.74 k2.83 k2.82 k2.91 k2.9 k2.85 k2.68 k2.72 k2.71 k2.74 k2.75 k2.81 k2.69 k2.66 k2.63 k
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Adidas Market Value History

Adidas Revenue Breakdown

We estimate that Adidas's current employees are approximately 50% female and 50% male.
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Adidas's Web-traffic and Trends

Adidas Online and Social Media Presence

Adidas News and Updates

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Two street-style staples collide for new footwear and apparel.

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These Adidas Ultra Boost Shoes Coming Out in 2018 Are Made Of Recycled Ocean Waste

The brand’s environmentally friendly collab with Parley for the Oceans continues.

Adidas’ First-of-Its-Kind Prophere Sneaker Will Be Updated for a Limited-Edition Collaboration

A camo-covered makeover courtesy of brand and retailer Undefeated.
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Adidas Company Life and Culture

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