Nike CEO and President Mark Parker sat down
with CNBC’s “Squawk at the Street” for a fast interview discussing his feelings on wearable generation, the Apple Watch and his corporate’s partnership with the iPhone maker, confirming that new products and services are coming down the pipeline.
According to Parker, Apple’s and Nike’s partnership “keeps,” and that his corporate is “occupied with the prospective that the Apple/Nike dating has.” Parker additionally stated that Nike and Apple are running on “new device and stories,” however what that suggests, precisely, is unknown at this aspect. Nike already does be offering its Nike+ app for the Apple Watch, so how the 2 are running on extra device is no doubt fascinating.
Over the earlier yr or , Apple has employed Ben Shaffer, Nike’s layout director for wearables, and the widely known health skilled and key Nike FuelBand developer, Jay Blahnik, either one of whom have joined the Apple Watch staff.
Blahnik is now Director of Fitness and Health applied sciences for Apple.