Tagged: nike

Stephen Curry and Nike’s PowerPoint Blunder (Jim Karrh On Marketing)

by Jim Karrh 6/27/2016 12:00 am

A recent report from ESPN uncovered a real doozy. It is the amazing story of how the most powerful sports apparel company in the world, Nike, let the most electric player in the NBA, Stephen Curry, out of its grasp — and allowed Under Armour to pull off one of the most valuable marketing switcheroos in history.

Up Your Shoe Game

by Fit Staff 1/18/2016 12:35 pm

From treadmill to trailhead, central Arkansas’ hottest shoe retailers have pairs promising comfort and support.

GNC Now Open at The Promenade

by Jess Ardrey 1/5/2015 9:30 am

Hey, you with the resolutions. The Promenade at Chenal is here to help you start out on the right foot.

Last Week for Chenal Promenade's Shoe Giveaway

by Lauren James 6/27/2013 8:00 am

It's your last chance to enter to win a free pair of shoes from one of four shoe stores at The Promenade at Chenal during its June FREE ShoeDAYS Giveaway.

Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame Tribute Dinner

by Staff 3/1/2013 12:00 am

John McDonnell, retired University of Arkansas track and field coach, was honored at an Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame tribute dinner held at the Clinton Presidential Center. Speakers included John Tyson of Tyson, Inc., Frank O’Mara of Allied Wireless, former UofA basketball coach Nolan Richardson and Alberto Salazar of Nike.

SLIDESHOW: Arkansas Unveils New Razorback Football Uniforms from Nike

by Chris Bahn 6/13/2012 10:04 am

Arkansas will have a new look for 2012. Officially the uniforms were released on Wednesday, but pictures have been circulating online for weeks.

More Evidence (Photographic) Of New Arkansas Razorback Football Uniforms?

by Chris Bahn 6/4/2012 2:29 pm

Last week the case was laid out regarding the (strong) possibility of Arkansas getting new uniforms for the 2012 season. Today we get another bit of evidence to add to the list. Photos of Arkansas uniforms — photos which appear to have been shot inside the football facility, by the way — have found their way online.

Jeff Long Says Razorbacks Can Expect 'Something Different' From Football Uniforms

by Chris Bahn 5/30/2012 11:46 am

Is Arkansas getting new football uniforms for 2012? It’s certainly looking that way. A review of the evidence below:

Nominate Mom for a Mother's Day Mommy Makeover Giveaway

by Blair Neel 4/18/2012 3:15 pm

The Promenade at Chenal will give one lucky mom a makeover valued at $1000.


by Tre Baker 2/24/2012 10:48 am

All-Star game weekend gets off on the wrong foot.

Tuesday is Diva Night at Go! Running

by Karen Martin 10/10/2011 11:31 am

Introducing Moving Comfort running and fitness apparel -- made by women for women -- at Go! Running! Stop by from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday for a Go!-Tini or glass of wine and shop for the latest fall gear. All Moving Comfort purchases will be 20 percent off during the evening.

J. Crew Is Open at Little Rock's Promenade at Chenal

by Karen Martin 9/20/2011 8:59 am

J. Crew, offering quality apparel and accessories for men, women and children, is open at The Promenade at Chenal. Get a free gift with a purchase of $150 or more.

Arkansas' Apex Uniforms: Ahead Of Their Time?

by Chris Bahn 9/6/2011 10:21 am

While engaging in conversation about uniforms with a few folks on Twitter last night during the Maryland-Miami game, those Barry Lunney Jr.-era Apex uniforms that Arkansas wore came up. You know the ones. Huge Hog and some sort of stripe on the shoulder pads, extra large numbers on the front. Were those uniforms simply ahead of their time? Does Apex — long panned as an apparel company, particularly among Razorback faithful — deserve more credit for this crazy uniform phenomenon?

Retail Leasing Activity Regains Momentum

by George Waldon 8/15/2011 12:00 am

Retail occupancy improved from 89.4 percent to nearly 91.2 percent, according to the affiliation of local commercial real estate professionals who pool sales and leasing information for office, retail and industrial properties.

Arkansas AD Jeff Long Tweets About Nike Uniforms, Fans React On Twitter

by Chris Bahn 9/7/2010 2:58 pm

Football uniforms are always a hot topic for Arkansas fans. Switching to Nike in July added a little more fervor to the conversation and, judging from Jeff Long’s Twitter feed last night, fans are still very opinionated on the topic.

How to Find Shoes That Are Chic and Comfortable

by 7/1/2009 12:00 am

Comfort technology has come to the rescue of baby boomers tired of being left in the lurch by shoes that are anything but comfortable.