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Industry Veteran Greg Tunney to Lead Manitobah Mukluks

November 29th, 2021

Greg Tunney, most recently global president of Wolverine Worldwide, is now CEO of Manitobah Mukluks…

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Propét Positioned for Growth Under New Ownership

The specialty comfort brand was recently acquired in a joint venture between Aiglon Capital and Merit Capital Partners.

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Clarks Originals Dishes ‘Sweet’ Collab

This collab cooked up with Sweet Chick, a cult Brooklyn-based chicken and waffles chain, is loaded with many firsts.

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Gore-Tex to Debut More Sustainable Membrane

October 18th, 2021

Its ePE material is ready, beginning with a limited introduction for Fall/Winter ’22 in lifestyle footwear and outdoor garments from select partners.

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FDRA Introduces Sustainability Guide

The first-ever shoe sustainability guide for brands and retailers so they can collectively make more eco-friendly decisions

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Outdoor Retailer Rocks On

September 1st, 2021

Despite a mountain of virus-related challenges, Outdoor Retailer’s recent Summer Market in Denver fared pretty well, according to show organizers and attendees.

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Aetrex Tees up Golfer Endorsement

Aetrex has inked an endorsement deal with Lexi Thompson, LPGA Champion, Tokyo 2020 Olympic athlete and one of the most-credentialed players at a young age.

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Atlanta Show Scores High Marks

It sure beats Zoom! That pretty well sums up attendees’ assessment of The Atlanta Shoe Market (TASM) held recently at the Cobb Galleria Centre.

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Wolverine Worldwide Embracing AI

June 1st, 2021

Late last year, Wolverine Worldwide execs did a little sole searching, asking themselves if their stable of brands are designing what consumers really want, or is it more like guesswork?

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