As labor, materials and shipping costs increase, Nike is raising shoe and clothing prices by 5% to 10%, analysts say. The coming $315 LeBron X Nike Plus, due in the fall, is expected to come embedded with motion sensors that can measure how high players jump.
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The prices for sneakers these days seem ridiculous to me, what is the most you are willing to spend on a pair of sneakers? The version of the, “Lebron X,” with out the, “Nike+,” technology will be $180.