Skip to main content

Nike Enlists Apollo In Major Manufacturing Shift to the Americas

There’s a sea change in footwear manufacturing and soon sneaker giant Nike will be at the forefront.

The Oregon-based company announced Thursday it had entered into a new strategic partnership with the private equity firm Apollo Global Managment. The deal will enable Apollo to build a new supply chain for Nike in the Americas, bringing the production of its shoes closer to home.

Read the full story on Vamp.