You Gotta Have Fate
Twists of Fate
Running full gallop on growth, Prasad Reddy, president and CEO of Twisted X, reveals how the brand is making extensive inroads into the Western and casual lifestyle markets.
Hustle and Flow
John McPheters, cofounder and CEO of Stadium Goods, a New York sneaker consignment boutique, delivers the Dos and Don’ts that led to his dream job.
Outdoor Retailer Preview
The Art of the Heel
The annual Art Basel Miami Beach provided the ideal backdrop for statement shoes.
Sneaker boots, the latest haute hybrid, answers the call for battling the elements, traversing varied terrain and meeting day-to-night fashion demands.
Dressed up or down, The classic silhouette is a guys’ closet staple.
Trendspotting: January 2018
From America to Ireland and back again, Neal Newman, president of the Two Ten Footwear Foundation, counts the valuable life lessons and power of philanthropy learned along the way.
On the heels of 40 percent gains this year, Philippe Meynard, CEO of Earth, says the company is at a tipping point for accelerated growth despite strong industry headwinds.
WHEN LAST YEAR came to an end, I (wrongly) believed 2016 was like no other year in retail, not to …
The East African nation is ramping up sourcing capabilities, positioning the region (includes neighboring Kenya) as an up-and-coming hub for footwear manufacturing.
Over-the-Top Embellishments turn Ordinary Silhouettes in Extraordinary Statements this Spring.
This Just In
Pops of bright red ignite a festive spark on the streets of New York.
From cult running shoe to lifestyle status sneaker, the New Balance 998 has withstood the test of time—and “dad shoe” infamy—by remaining true to its Made in the USA roots.
The Boston clog, first introduced by Birkenstock in 1979, has clicked over the years with granola types, grannies, grade schoolers and, of late, the glitterati—all who’ve become hooked on its comfort attributes and classic styling.
The Birkenstock BOX x 10 Corso Como, a new mobile pop-up concept for select retail partners to customize inside and …
Following hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, the industry has shown its huge heart by mobilizing to help millions of people in need with product and financial donations.
Sleek, snazzy and sophisticated mules contain all the elements of statement-making style.
Laura Conwell-O’Brien, executive director of The Atlanta Shoe Market, on the importance of family and pursuing one’s passions.
A computer science engineer by training, Richard Wang, president of Propét, is positioning the brand to be smart, quick and committed to being a reliable partner.
This Just In
From ankle to over-the-knee, sock boots packed a stylish punch during Paris Fashion Week.
Vionic Group Awarded as Great Place to WorkJanuary 17, 2018
Vionic Group LLC has been certified as a great workplace by independent analysts at Great Place to Work, the global …» Read More…
Isn’t this Greats?
Contemporary menswear brand Death to Tennis (DTT) has teamed with Brooklyn-based luxury sneaker brand GREATS on their second capsule collection—a limited-edition version …» Read More…
Ugg Collective Debuts Season Three CastJanuary 16, 2018
Ugg, a division of Deckers Brands, will debut its third Ugg Collective campaign for Spring/Summer ’18 on Jan. 23, 2018. The Collective …» Read More…
Mephisto Names James Rowley Head of U.S. DivisionJanuary 15, 2018
Mephisto has been appointed James Rowley president/CEO of Mephisto USA. Rowley, a comfort footwear veteran, has most recently served as vice president of …» Read More…
Crocs Shows Some Bite in Q4January 8, 2018
Crocs updated its guidance for the fourth quarter, approximating 5 percent growth over the prior year’s fourth quarter revenues of $187.4 million to between $195 and …» Read More…
Sneakersnstuff Opens First U.S. Boutique in NYCDecember 20, 2017
Sneakersnstuff, with locations in Stockholm, London, Paris and Berlin, has landed Stateside with the opening of its first store in New York. The 3,500-square-foot …» Read More…