Allbirds’ rise is every startup’s dream. In just over three years, the San Francisco-based footwear company sold over a million pairs of sneakers, raised more than 77 million US dollars a

In a tiny factory producing handmade boots and shoes in southwestern Zimbabwe, leather cutter Misheck Sibanda is on another hectic shift as he tries to keep up with soaring global demand. Order

Start-Rite Shoes Ltd has announced that its CEO, Ian Watson, is leaving the company, effective from 31st January. Watson, who joined the British children's footwear brand in 2016, was the first non-f

In the 1980s, the "Back to the Future" film franchise suggested we would all eventually wear self-lacing sneakers. Then a few years ago, Nike made the movie magic a reality, introducing its firs

To Boot New York, the men’s footwear brand founded by designer Adam Derrick, is launching its first-ever women’s collection. Available on the brand’s website and select retailers ac

Dutch couture label Scotch & Soda will soon offer footwear too. Available from 2019 in select stores and the brand’s e-commerce, the collection will include four styles for both men and wom

Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America and The Footwearists launched the first Footwear Design Summit to help development leads and shoe designers to understand new software, technology, tren

Highsnobiety sits down with Paul Gaudio, the global creative director of adidas, and Allbirds CEO Joey Zwillinger to discuss how they are making huge strides on combating waste and creating more sust

Berlin - Luxury brands follow particularly strict, exclusive rules - even when selling online. Traditional shoe retailer mybudapester.com took the plunge and stepped into online marketing and sales

Men aged between 16 and 24 years-old have been revealed as the UK’s number one footwear buyers, according to new research from Mintel, which stated that 95 percent of the age group had bought s

Scotland-based footwear brand Schuh has appointed Alice Cleary as its new Chief Marketing Officer with immediate effect. The company said, Cleary will join the existing eight members of the Schuh man

Champion is best known for their sweatpants and hoodies, but now they are branching out into the footwear market. The 100-year-old brand has built a strong reputation for itself, and after all these

Vans has joined forces with Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum for a new collection inspired by Vincent Van Gogh’s most famous works. Included in the line are a backpack, bomber hoodies and tee

Comfortable footwear that doesn’t compromise style is fast-becoming the norm and the women behind Margaux are working to meet the demand. Sarah Pierson and Alexa Buckley were inspired to st

British brand Karen Millen has appointed Pentland Brands Limited, a division of Pentland Group, as its global footwear license partner. The partnership will allow for Karen Millen to expand its footw

Comfy shoes are fast becoming the norm as more young Americans are choosing footwear that is both stylish and practical. New research from Mintel reveals that 65 percent of buyers are most likely

Footasylum revenue increased 33 percent in FY18 to 194.8 million pounds (256.7 million dollars), reflecting growth in all product categories across the company's multiple channels, from further store

Charis & Doxa, an online fashion boutique, has announced the debut of their very first shoe collection. Hoping to give women everywhere a reason to cheer, their exclusive collection features spor

On April 16, 2018, AAFA hosted its 40th AAFA American Image Awards celebrating the accomplishments of the fashion and retail industry. Source: American Apparel & Footwear Association, YouTube.

ALL BLACK are a fashion forward women’s designer footwear brand with just the right amount of edge to be acceptable across target groups. The brand focus their designs and styles on on three se

Freedonia Focus Reports has released a study showing that U.S. demand for footwear could reach 31.1 billion dollars by 2021. Demand for women's footwear is expected to be the largest product segment

Apparel and footwear sales helped boost UK retail sales in January as the cold snap during the first two week of the year drove consumers to the New Year sales. Overall, UK retail sales increased 2.6

Although sportswear sales continue to boom and, as yet, the number of consumers who stop to consider the environmental implications of their sports shoe purchase is still relatively small, sustainabi

Los Angeles - Footwear and activewear brand Nike is officially suing competitor footwear company Skechers. On January 4, Nike filed a lawsuit claiming that Skechers infringed on some of their designs

British footwear retailer Office has named the current chief financial officer of its new owner, South African retailer Truworths International as a director. According to records in Companies Hous

London - In honour of his eponymous label's ten year anniversary, British designer Nicholas Kirkwood has marked the occasion with a special capsule collection he describes as completely self-indulgen

"We are disrupting the business of footwear worldwide and I am the creative director who is getting men laid," said John Leith, founder, CEO and creative director of YNOT with a laugh to FashionUnite

US designer Vince Camuto passed away earlier this week at his home in Greenwich, Connecticut, at the age of 78. Best known for his legendary shoe designs, Camuto was one of the founders behind high s

Contemporary apparel label Theory is set to launch its first full accessories collection, consisting of handbags and footwear for spring '15. Although the label previously flirted with footwear in t

Luxury footwear label Kurt Geiger has its sight set on international expansion, with the brand set to add a London flagship store to its roster by next year, following a boost in sales during its thi