World Footwear

United States

Foot Locker announces new CEO

Nov 13, 2014 / United States
Ken Hicks will retire as CEO of the company and Richard Johnson will step in

Shoes of Prey partners with Nordstrom to expand into the US

Nov 13, 2014 / United States
Following several months of negotiations Shoes of Prey has announced it has finalized a deal with Nordstrom to open its first US store

Phoenix Footwear with 71.3% increase in net income

Nov 12, 2014 / United States
The US based company reported its financial results for the quarter ended September 27th and continues the good performance in the current fiscal year

Under Armour with 30% growth in net revenue

Nov 10, 2014 / United States
The company announced third quarter revenue of 938 million US dollars, and declared it is now raising its 2014 net revenue outlook

US footwear business Weyco with rising sales

Nov 7, 2014 / United States
Net sales for the third quarter of 2014 were 87.4 million US dollars, an increase of 5.2% from 2013 net sales of 83.1 million US dollars. Net earnings for the period consolidated

Deckers with record net sales

Nov 6, 2014 / United States
US based company announced second quarter sales increasing by 24.2% to a record 480.3 million US dollars led by the UGG brand

Skechers named Company of the Year by Footwear News

Nov 6, 2014 / United States
The US based footwear business has been granted the recognition for 2014 Company of the Year by the trade publication Footwear News in its annual FN Achievement Awards

Palladin buys stake of luxury shoemaker

Nov 5, 2014 / United Kingdom
The Boston-based private equity firm has announced a new agreement to acquire a majority interest in Harrys of London, marking this the second major footwear deal in the past few months, following the deal with Aerosoles in June

Crocs with 4.8% increase in revenue

Nov 4, 2014 / United States
US based footwear company announced its results for the third quarter of the current fiscal year. Global revenue was up in the period, despite deterioration in the Asian markets

Skechers announces record net sales

Nov 3, 2014 / United States
Total net sales for the third quarter of the current fiscal year reached 674.3 million US dollars compared to 515.8 million US dollars for similar period in 2013, an increase of 30.7%

TOMS and Target team up for a charitable lifestyle collection

Nov 3, 2014 / United States
Blake Mycoskie, TOM’s founder, has announced the partnership with a video where he admits his excitement with the deal. The new products will be  available in stores on November 16th, just in time for the holidays

Steve Madden with 0.7% decrease on net sales

Oct 28, 2014 / United States
US based footwear company announced the results for the third quarter's net sales. Other numbers will be known next week

DSW announces second annual national shoe lover day

Oct 24, 2014 / United States
The new marketing campaign of the US based footwear company will give away 1 pair of shoes in every 25 purchases

Converse sues dozens of companies over Chuck Taylor imitations

Oct 23, 2014 / United States
The US based shoe company, which is a subsidiary of Nike, is suing 31 different companies (including both retailers and manufacturers) for allegedly copying its Chuck Taylor all star shoes

Footwear brand Skechers signs with Ringo Starr

Oct 22, 2014 / United States
One of the world’s most famous drummer is set to appear in the company’s global marketing campaign for Skechers Relaxed Fit footwear. The new multimedia campaign featuring Ringo Starr will begin next Spring
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