Although now everyone knows the name of Nike shoes, the most prominent brand of shoes globally, in the history of American shoes, Nike also lost the battle in its homeland in the 1980s by a brand name that is also very popular in the US today, Reebok. Reebok today is still a commercial brand that isn’t too strong. However, Reebok’s share in the world shoe market is also worth for many domestic brands to follow.
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Introduction About Reebok Brand
Reebok Soul Symbol
The legendary Reebok shoe with the Delta logo is not too strange for people, especially those with an endless passion for sports. Just like Nike’s “Swoosh” logo or Adidas’ “three stripes,” this iconic Delta has been brought to the Reebok name with much success.
Reebok shoe company started with a relatively simple logo with the word Reebok next to the symbol of England where it was founded. The logo accompanied the brand for nearly a century until the company released the Vector logo, a symbol associated with the success of Reebok that has defeated Nike in the ’80s in America.
Vector’s existence at the end of 2014 when the company launched the Delta logo, this is also the company’s official logo up to the present time. The new logo brings a message for the active change in people’s lives when exercising.
Reebok’s History Of Operation
Reebok International Limited, a subsidiary of Adidas (Germany), is a footwear and accessories manufacturer. The company name comes from the Afrikaans version of the rhebok, which is an African antelope. In 1890, Joseph William Foster made a running shoe that is still popular today. After the ideas developed, he and his sons founded the J.W. Foster and Sons in 1895.
In 1958, one of Foster’s two sons, Joe and Jeff Foster changed the name of a branch of the company to Reebok. Reebok is to set up the only of J.W. Foster is to make the best shoes for customers across the UK. In 1979, Paul Fireman, an American sportswear distributor, came across a pair of Reebok shoes at an international trade show and was dealt to sell them in the North American market.
What About Shaq’s Shoe Size? Some Other Outstanding Reebok Shoes
Reebok Shaq is a brand’s fabulous shoes revealed after Reebok signed a contract with Shaquille O’Neal in 1992. It’s a dynamic sport style, mixing three colors: turquoise, black and white, and it looks relatively fancy and fashionable. Its downside is that it looks a bit thick and doesn’t seem to be airy. Reebok shoe sizes according to UK size standards from 2-10.
Reebok Instapump Fury x Vetements is a shoe launched to fans’ surprise because of its good looking appearance while they are extraordinarily creative. Besides, the cult design makes the shoe’s unique style easy to match with any outfit.
Gore-Tex waterproof shoes are Reebok waterproof shoes, but the material is still very light and airy. This waterproof feature was released before both Adidas and Nike.
Related: Adidas Shoe Size Chart .
Reebok DMX shoes are known to be a bestseller on all kinds of shoes.
Running Reebok classic Leather for Men and Women is a kind of classic shoe with a sophisticated, simple, and highly easy-to-match design that makes you admire it easily. While Nike has Nike Air Force 1, Adidas is Adidas Stan Smith; Reebok is Classic with many lines like Timeless Classic, Workout Classic.
Above are some of Reebok’s excellent footwear. The number of Reebok’s model footwear is also not much and diverse; the market share of Reebok within 15 years is tending to be slightly reduced. Reebok’s global sales in 2020 are US$1.66 million. Much lower than the revenue of shoe brands such as Nike, Adidas, Puma, Balenciaga.