Oct. 24, 2021
ECONOMIC DEPRIVATION SNEAKER WORLD
Many in the industry — from retail store owners, consumers, franchisees and executives — have expressed concern that only 5 percent of sneaker retailers in America are Black, in a market primarily developed by black athletes and entertainers. Sneakers brought in over $70,000,000,000.00 in 2020 which means that in a market almost exclusively developed by blacks only $3,500,000,000 was sold by black sneaker retailers that is a significant economic market gap that needs to be rectified. REPARATIONS!