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Why is Nike pulling out of Foot Locker? | Breaking down Footlocker (NYSE: FL)

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In this episode, Dan and Albert break down Foot Locker Inc. Foot Locker operates thousands of retail stores throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. The company mainly sells athletically inspired shoes and apparel. Foot Locker's merchandise comes from only a few suppliers, with Nike providing the majority. Store names include Foot Locker, Champs, and Runners Point. The company also has an e-commerce business selling through, Eastbay, and Final-Score.

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In this episode we cover:

  • What is Foot Locker (3:10)
  • Why Nike has cut its supply to Foot Locker (4:00)
  • What is Foot Locker's future strategy (14:00)
  • Why Foot Locker's retail acquisition are essential to its future (24:30)
  • How the popularity of retails brands are changing and how Foot Locker is building its footprint (30:09)

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