Nike unveils sixth unit in L.A

Ellis, Kristi
August 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/22/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 37, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the opening of the sixth store of Nike in Los Angeles, California. Number of store openings by the year 2000; Ribbon-cutting by Olympic swimming team member Tisha Venturini; Presence of Olympic athletes Olympic runner Michael Johnson and professional beach volleyball player Gabrielle Reece; Store size; Sales expectations.


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