German sports clothing manufacturer
- Adidas company is the largest sportswear manufacturer in Europe and the second biggest sportswear manufacturer in the world.
- It was founded in 1948 by Adolf Dassler.
- It is currently based in Herzogenaurach, Germany.
- The "Three Stripes" as seen in its logo were bought from Karhu Sports in 1951.
- The company revenue for 2010 was listed at €11.99 billion.
- It has 42,540 employees.