World Footwear


Grendene announces stable net sales and declining net income

Jun 6, 2014 / Brazil
The Brazilian group announced 1.6% variation in net sales, but with mixed performances in domestic and foreign markets. Net income is down 5.7%

Shoe Carnival announces stable sales

Jun 4, 2014 / United States
The company presented net sales of 235.8 million USD for the first quarter, a 1.5% increase from similar period last year. Net income declined 3.9% from 9.5 million USD and are now 9.2 million USD

Puma’s first quarter results hit hard by currency fluctuations

Jun 3, 2014 /
Sales for the period totalled 725.7 million euros, 7.1% down from similar period last year. Net earnings sank 29.2%, reaching 35.6 million euros

Crocs new President is announced while the company registers free falling income

Jun 2, 2014 / United States
In the first quarter of 2014, the company reported frozen sales. Net income for the period declined 68.5%

ara announces stable sales

May 28, 2014 /
The Germany based group released figures for its footwear business revenue of 202 million euros in 2013

Alpargatas announces 26.3% increase in net income

May 27, 2014 / Brazil
The Brazil based company posted net revenue up by 14.1% in the first quarter of the year. Net income was 38.50 million euros, a 26.3% growth from similar period last year

Business leader of GORE-TEX® Footwear Sport and Outdoor live on World Footwear

May 26, 2014 / United States
The interview follows the recent announcement of an innovative GORE-TEX footwear technology

Steve Madden announces 9.2% increase in net sales

May 23, 2014 / United States
New York city based company announced net sales growth of 9.2% for the first quarter of 2014. Net income for the period is stable at 2013 level

Italy based Geox announced 6.6% decline in sales

May 16, 2014 / Italy
In 2013 Geox net sales totaled 754.2 million euros, a 6.6% decrease compared to 807.6 million euros in 2012. Net income was -29.7 million euros, sinking from the 10.0 million euros result in 2012

Green Boots: sustainability first

May 16, 2014 / Portugal
In an era of eco interests, a Portuguese brand re-invented tradition, allying innovation and environmental concerns to an historic model

361 Degrees International announces profit down by 70%

May 14, 2014 / Hong Kong
In 2013 Hong Kong based 361 Degrees International Limited registered turnover of 419.4 million euros, down 27.6% from 2012. Profit declined significantly, and was only one third of what was registered in 2012

Tod’s with frozen revenue and 8% decline in profits

May 12, 2014 / Italy
The Italian group posted total sales of 967.5 million euros in 2013, a 0.5% increase compared to 2012. Profit declined 8.1% from 145.7 million euros in 2012 to 133.8 million euros in 2013

SKECHERS with 21% growth on net sales

May 9, 2014 / United States
The American company registered net sales of 546.5 million USD in the first quarter of 2014, growing 21.0% from 451.6 million USD in the same period in 2013. Net earnings for the first quarter of 2014 reached 31 million USD up 363.5% compared to 6.7 million USD last year

Chinese giant manufacturer Yue Yuen with 7.1% decline in profit

May 6, 2014 / China
The group announced turnover of 7 583 million USD for 2013, up 4.1% compared to 7 281 million USD in the previous period. Total net profit amounted to 434.8 million USD in 2013, down 7.1% compared to 467.9 million USD in the same period last year

Hermès with strong sales and earnings growth

May 2, 2014 / France
Hermès, the France based luxury goods group, announced revenue of 3 755 million euros in 2013, up 7.8% from 3 484 million euros in 2012. Operating income rose 8.9% and reached 1 218 million euros. Proposed dividend is 2.70 euros per share
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