World Footwear


India overtakes the US

India overtakes the US

Sep 5, 2018 World Footwear Yearbook / Yearbook

In 2017 India overtook the US as the second largest consumer of footwear: a milestone in Asia’s ascent to prominence in the world market, reflecting strong demographic and economic trends

Skechers with record sales

Skechers with record sales

Oct 19, 2018 United States / Companies

The US-based footwear giant reported sales of 1.176 billion US dollars for the third quarter, an increase of 7.5%, or 8.5% on a constant currency basis, another record quarter. International wholesale sales increased by 11.8%

Caleres acquires Vionic

Oct 18, 2018 United States / Companies

The St. Louis-based footwear group has announced it has acquired Vionic Group for 360 million US dol... [ more ]

European Commission adopts FTA with Vietnam

Oct 17, 2018 European Union / Trade

Today the European Commission adopted the EU-Vietnam trade and investment agreements, paving the way... [ more ]