Adidas Research and development expenses

Research and Development Expenses of Adidas. 2006-2019.

Amounts are in million Euros.

YearR&D expenses (Million Euros)
2019€ 152
2018€153
2017€187
2016€149
2015€139
2014€126
2013€124
2012€128
2011€115
2010€102
2009€86
2008€81
2007€84
2006€98 

2019:

The research and development expenses of Adidas remained nearly flat in 2019 as compared to the last year. The R&D expenses of the group were €152 million in 2019 as compared to €153 million in 2018. 

2018:

In 2018, R&D expenses of Adidas decreased 18% as compared to the previous year. R&D expenses came down to 153 million Euros in 2018 as compared to 187 million euros in 2017. R&D expenses of Adidas were only 0.7% of the company’s revenue in 2018 against 0.9% in 2017. 1,041 people were employed in R&D in 2018 as compared to 1,062 in 2017.

Adidas Annual Reports.