What’s your price ceiling when it comes to buying sneakers? If you’re a Nike fan, you may need to set the bar a little higher -- and if you’re a collector of LeBron James sneakers, prepare for sticker shock. At $270, James’ new shoe, the LeBron X, will be the most expensive in Nike history – and a cool $100 more than its predecessor, the LeBron 9.
The pricey basketball shoes come with the highly touted Nike+ technology that tracks data like vertical leap and distance run. The shoes don’t have an official release date, but enthusiasts have probably already seen a pair on the court: James wore the new shoes during the gold medal game at the 2012 London Olympics.
Gilts Cowan: telling stories in a unique ways- like stilettos by state where they used sales data to report avg heel height by state. #GRC151 day ago
- 3 web design mistakes that are costing your e-commerce site money
- ‘Eyes Only’ Visa Document Says PIN is Safer Than Signature
- The Benefits of Global Trade for U.S. Retailers, Workers and Their Customers
- Career and family: You can have it all in Kentucky
- 7 questions about America’s credit card system answered