World Footwear


4 innovative companies in the footwear business

May 26, 2017 / World
It’s not easy to grasp a slice of the footwear market, especially against big players. However, some companies are playing a bold game

Eco Friendly Shoes - a profitable opportunity

May 25, 2017 / World
Many footwear startups and professionals have realized that following consumer preferences can be highly profitable. In fact, we’re not talking only about aesthetics and comfort, but other features that consumers are demanding in their shoes, such as eco-friendly materials

Kering with outstanding revenue growth

May 25, 2017 / France
Consolidated revenue in the first quarter was up by 31.2% as reported. Revenue by luxury activities was up by 34.0% and sport & lifestyle activities up by 16.5%

adidas to sell golf business

May 24, 2017 / Germany
adidas announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its TaylorMade, Adams Golf and Ashworth golf brands to a newly formed affiliate of KPS Capital Partners, LP

Daniela Catraia creates footwear with architectural inspiration

May 23, 2017 / Portugal
Daniela Catraia is a young Portuguese footwear designer, graduated in both Architecture and in Footwear Design. Her creations share her name

Clarks profits with deep dive

May 23, 2017 / United Kingdom
The UK-based footwear brand posted a 43% decline in profits in the last financial year. A boost in sales (+8%) wasn’t enough to save the year’s performance

How different heels boosted the sales of a footwear brand

May 22, 2017 / Brazil
Design can be a great way for footwear companies and entrepreneurs to create a highly-differentiated product and standing out from the competition. Milaalovers is a Brazilian brand that has been thriving in the market due to their innovative heels

Geox reports increase in revenue

May 19, 2017 / Italy
The 1.2% increase in revenue posted by the Italy-based footwear brand was mainly driven by a positive performance of the wholesale channel (+6.3%) and online sales (which grew by more than 30%)

Declining sales by Tod's

May 17, 2017 / Italy
Consolidated sales for the Tod’s group in the first quarter of 2017 reached 238.5 million euros, down by 4.4% from similar period in the previous year (down by 5% at constant rates)

Your rules by Maria Maleta

May 16, 2017 / Portugal
This is the tale about two girls with an obvious passion for fashion and handbags. As people say: there can ever be enough handbags for a woman

Yue Yuen with increase in revenue

May 12, 2017 / China
One of the world's largest footwear manufacturers announced increases in total revenue during the first quarter of the current fiscal year

Wolverine’s results beat expectations

May 11, 2017 / United States
The US-based group has announced the result for the quarter. Although revenue declined, the company is satisfied with the results and with the acceleration of the Wolverine Way Forward program

Coach acquires Kate Spade & Company

May 10, 2017 / United States
The New York-based design house of luxury accessories and lifestyle brands announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Kate Spade & Company

Coach’s results in line with expectations

May 5, 2017 / United States
The New York-based design house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle brands, reported sales decline of 4% on a reported basis and 3% on a constant currency basis. Net earnings were up slightly

adidas records strong start into the year

May 4, 2017 / Germany
The Germany-based company recorded a strong two digits’ sales growth in the first quarter of the new year. Both the adidas and Reebook brands contributed with robust growth in sales
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