Adidas announces plan to sell Reebok subsidiary
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The German sports giant is seeking to unload its US subsidiary as part of a new five-year turnaround plan. The company said that the two brands would be able to "better realize their growth potential" independently.
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Adidas Chief Executive Officer Kasper Rorsted discusses Adidas sales, lessons he learned from Nike, Trump's visit to Davos and overall outlook for 2018.
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The German company will not be allowed to trademark three stripes next to each other, Europe's second-highest court has ruled. The court called it "an ordinary figurative mark."
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A key air crew trade union called off a Sunday strike at Lufthansa after the airline offered them a pay rise. However, they still plan a walkout on flights run by Lufthansa's subsidiaries, including Eurowings.
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