Chairman of the management board of the German sportswear company Adidas Herbert Hainer at the Adidas general meeting. Mr  Hainer, said Adidas had made ‘a few executional mistakes’ but said a revamped executive team had been put in place to reverse the current situation. Photogaph: EPA

The long-serving chief executive of German sportswear company Adidas sought to rebuff criticism of his leadership from shareholders today, as the firm(...)

An Adidas logo sits on a FIFA World Cup Brasil football on display inside an Adidas  sportswear store. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg

German sportswear company Adidas reported disappointing first-quarter results yesterday due to a big drop in sales at its TaylorMade golf business, bu(...)

Adidas issued a profit warning in September: Photograph: Reuters

The chief executive of Adidas has admitted that the German sports equipment company has made mistakes and not performed as well as senior executives h(...)

Setting out its targets a year before the World Cup kicks off in Brazil, Adidas said sales from its soccer division would break the €2 billion barrier for the first time in 2014. Photograph: Reuters/Michael Dalder

German sportswear maker Adidas has forecast record sales for its soccer business in 2014, aiming to retain market leadership in the sport ahead of US (...)

Germany’s Adidas posted its highest-ever gross profit margin as the sale of higher-priced products through its own stores and a new running sho(...)