Wolverine Worldwide Snaps Up Sweaty Betty

August 3rd, 2021

Wolverine Worldwide has acquired Sweaty Betty, a global fitness and lifestyle brand on a mission to empower women. The all-cash …

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Ara Names Industry Veteran New Executive VP

July 29th, 2021

Ara has officially announced the hiring of Bruce Kaplan to the newly created position of Executive Vice President. Kaplan started …

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Shoe Station Donation Helps Build New Park

July 22nd, 2021

Southeastern-based independent retail chain Shoe Station has donated $19,500 to a non-profit project building a new playground at Walsh Park …

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Dearfoams Names Chief Merchandising Officer

July 20th, 2021

Dearfoams, a division of RG Barry Brands, has promoted Angie Kenney to Chief Merchandising Officer. This announcement comes on the …

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Skechers Introduces “Ryan’s World” Kids’ Collab

July 8th, 2021

Can 30 million-plus YouTube subscribers be wrong?
Skechers, a leader in kids’ footwear, went right to the source for its latest …

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Superfeet Acquired by Private Equity Firm

June 17th, 2021

Insole maker Superfeet has agreed to a partnership with the private equity firm Westward Partners. The Seattle-based firm assumes majority …

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Dearfoams Names New Brand President

June 15th, 2021

Dearfoams, a division of RG Barry, has named Jocelyn Thornton as its new brand president. The hire is expected to …

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Skechers Signs German Soccer Legend to Endorsement Deal

June 8th, 2021

Score another high-profile athlete endorsement deal for Team Skechers: Michael Ballackone, one of Germany’s top-scoring midfielders of all time. The …

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Caleres Names New Chief Marketing Officer

June 3rd, 2021

Jennifer “Jenny” Olsen has been named Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) for Caleres. Olsen, who will begin on June 28, will …

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‘The Fowl Life’ and Thorogood Announce Partnership

Chad Belding of “The Fowl Life” adventure series on the Outdoor Channel is proud to announce that he and his …

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