Top 10 Exclusive Sports Brands 2016

The sports industry has become increasingly commercialized. The business side of sports has become important than the actual competitions between athletes.  The sports brand hire famous sports personality to endorse their products. These sports businesses are highly concerned with the image and value of their brands. Let us take a look at the Top 10 Exclusive Sports Brands 2016.

Top 10 Exclusive Sports Brands 2016

10. Umbro:

Top 10 Exclusive Sports Brands 2016
umbro

We start our list of Top 10 Exclusive Sports Brands 2016 with British Sportswear brand, Umbro. Based in Manchester, it was a famous sports brand in the early 30’s, 40’s and supplied english teams like Preston North End, Sheffield United, Manchester United.  The company was acquired by Iconix Brand Group in 2012 from Nike. Umbro is now a globally recognized brand in Football. Its annual sales are 0.2$ billion.

9. K Swiss:

Top 10 Exclusive Sports Brands 2016
k.swiss

The next to come in our list of Top 10 Exclusive Sports Brands 2016 is K-Swiss.  It was founded in 1966 by two Swiss brothers Art and Ernie Brunner who became interested in tennis after emigrating to the United States. It is currently under Korean Firm E-Land. The acquisition happened in January 2013.  The brand includes their color changing K-Swiss Tongue Twister in 2003, the Stripe Shifter, and more recently their Band Em footwear styles. Its annual sales are $0.22 billion.

8. FILA:

Top 10 Exclusive Sports Brands 2016
FILA

FILA is the next brand to come in our list of Top 10 Exclusive Brands 2016. Fila was created the people of the Italian Alps, now manufacturing sportswear for men, women, kids and athletes. Since a takeover in 2007 by Fila Korea, Fila is now owned and operates from South Korea. Fila has offices in 11 countries worldwide.

1 of 8
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse

SHARE