Adidas - alongside Nike - are the leading sportswear brand globally.
Adidas has been at the forefront of sportswear for at least fifty
years. During this time they have released shoes - such as the Adidas
Samba soccer shoe - which have proved more popular than other shoes
they have released. Shoes - such as the Adidas Samba - have gone
on to become the highest selling sports shoes recorded. Adidas shoes
such as the Samba and Stan Smith were first made over 30-40 years
ago, and are still made and sold by Adidas today. Adidas recently
started to market these 'old classics' as their 'Originals'. Adidas
has many shoes in it's Originals range, such as: Stan Smith, LA,
Samba, Superstar, Beckenbauer, Top Court, Freemont, Forest Hills,
Nizza Lo and the Ciero II.