Nike FAQ

What is Nike and who founded it?

Nike is an athletic and athleisure brand specializing in footwear and apparel, the largest sportswear producer in the world. Nike is headquartered outside of Beaverton, OR. Nike is especially well known for the Jordan brand and other “Air” designs. The company was founded by Paul Knight and Bill Bowerman, and is run by current CEO John Donahue. Nike is a trailblazer in both the fashion and sports world due to its innovative designs, celebrity collaborators, and contemporary brand progression. Nike specializes in high quality materials and strategic branding.

Where are Nike products made?

Nike products are produced largely in Asia, but Nike has a worldwide manufacturing operations. Notably, the majority of Nike production takes place in China. With this said, Nike also sources products from factories in Italy, Indonesia, Vietnam, Japan, and the Philippines.

Why is Nike so expensive?

Nike products are sometimes expensive due to their sourcing of high quality materials or limited production of more highly coveted releases.

Where can I buy real Nike products online?

Bullseye offers a wide selection of Nike products which you can browse at fair prices below. Watch out for Bullseye sales and for new Nike products to become available.

Where did Nike get its name?

Jeff Johnson, an early Nike employee, proposed that the brand be named after the Greek goddess of victory. The iconic swoosh and wings Nike logos were detailed by designer Carolyn Davidson.