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Labor of Love

September 4th, 2014

Here’s the story of how Dee Reid left a successful pharmaceutical sales career to jump head first into shoe retailing with the opening of Heels & Hobos in Corning, NY, and—a little over a year later—couldn’t be any happier with her life-altering decision.

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Sister Act

August 19th, 2014

Footwear repair and retail whizzes Jessica Roth and Stephanee Oberhauser are part of a four-generation family tradition at Palo Alto’s The Cobblery.

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The New Retail

July 2nd, 2014

Solestruck’s innovative “medical clinic for the shoe addicted” rethinks retail with its new oFFline showroom approach to sales.

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Chatanooga Shoe Shoe

June 1st, 2014

Embellish, a Chattanooga boutique, has made its mark with a spot-on selection and top-notch customer service.

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Defining Western: How the West is Worn

April 23rd, 2014

Spanning traditional to twerked out, the latest interpretations of western style for Fall ’14 reveal a breadth of selection as vast as its consumer audience.

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What’s Moore

April 14th, 2014

Joe Moore, president and CEO of FFANY, reflects on a career chock-full of industry firsts and colorful tales, spanning more than 50 years in retail, wholesale
and tradeshow management.

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Turn of the Century

February 1st, 2014

Marking its 100th anniversary, Johnson’s Shoes looks back on generations of family dedication that has enabled the California-based comfort chain to survive and thrive, overcoming numerous challenges along the way.

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Hot On The Trail

January 1st, 2014

Outdoor footwear gets more versatile, stylish and youth-driven for Fall ’14.

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2013 Style Hall of Fame

December 2nd, 2013

Please welcome our two newest HOF additions…

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Dream Big

October 30th, 2013

Industry icon Michel Meynard, founder of Meynard Designs and Earth Inc., leaves behind a career legacy full of firsts in the fields of design, sourcing and branding.

By Greg Dutter

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