World Footwear


adidas sets ambitious goal for North America

Mar 15, 2017 / Germany
The Germany-based company wants to expand sales in North America by 47% until 2020

DSW performance in line with expectations

Mar 15, 2017 / United States
The Ohio-based branded footwear and accessories retailer announced financial results for the last quarter of 2016, and full year. Results were in line with the company’s guidance and marked by stability

Aldo names new CEO

Mar 6, 2017 / Canada
The footwear retailer has appointed David Bensadoun as its new Chief Executive, to replace Patrick Frisk

New leadership appointments at Wolverine

Feb 7, 2017 /
The announcement is made while the company continues to implement its global growth and accelerating transformation initiatives

Asics America strengthens leadership team

Jan 11, 2017 / United States
The American branch of the Japan-based footwear group has announced new names for key executive positions

FDRA promotes Matt Priest to CEO

Dec 8, 2016 / United States
The Footwear Distributors & Retailers of America (FDRA) announced the elevation of FDRA President Matt Priest to the role of Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

DSW with new CFO

Nov 18, 2016 / United States
The US-based company announced today the appointment of Jared Poff, Senior Vice President, to Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately

Reef with new Brand & Sales Director for EMEA

Nov 5, 2016 / EMEA
Fabio Marangoni was appointed for the role in the Europe, Middle East, and Africa region

Steve Rendle to become new VF CEO

Oct 5, 2016 / United States
Current CEO Eric Wiseman to Remain Executive Chairman. The new CEO will start in his role effective from 1st January 2017

VF nominates new heads for Vans and Timberland

Aug 12, 2016 / United States
Footwear brand Vans, part of the VF Corporation, has named Doug Palladini as its President. Jim Pisani will be Global Brand President for Timberland, another brand from the VF portfolio

New CEO at Coach

Jul 15, 2016 / United States
The New York-based design house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle brands  announced the appointment of Wendy Kahn as Chief Executive Officer and Brand President (Stuart Weitzman)

Burberry with new leadership roles

Jul 7, 2016 / United Kingdom
Burberry has announced new leadership roles for its senior team as part of the ongoing business review targeting future growth opportunities in retail, product and digital

Two Ten and FDRA announce online career marketplace

Jun 7, 2016 / United States
The two organisations got together to develop a new footwear jobs website dedicated to the footwear industry

Nike with management changes

Jun 3, 2016 / United States
The US-based company announced new appointments with an aim to drive continued innovation and strong consumer connections globally

Changes in Under Armour’s senior management team

May 4, 2016 / United States
Henry Stafford, Chief Merchandising Officer, has decided to leave Under Armour after six years of service
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