Nike Launches Starter At Wal-Mart

Ryan, Thomas J.
April 2005
SGB;Apr2005, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p19
Trade Publication
Reports on the launching of the Starter performance footwear at 400 Wal-Mart Stores. Details of the Starter Pro men's shoe line; Significance of the launching to Wal-Mart Stores.


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