Quote Of The Day
“Controversy is good for sales. Nike has not made a lot of pairs here, so (there is) no real financial impact. Amateur runners can still run in these shoes.”
– Senior sports industry adviser at NPD Group Matt Powell talking about how the Vaporfly shoes getting banned could end up helping Nike’s bottom line.
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