Footwear


Mastercard Index Reports Modest June Sales

The SpendingPulse June report found luxurygoods sales fell 3.9% as stock market fluctuations caused affluent consumers to hold back on their spending

Purchase, NY—In its monthly report on consumer spending at retail, MasterCard Advisors’ SpendingPulse reports that sales increased … [Read more...]

Heat Wave Warmed Retail Sales?

Apparel sales may have wilted during this week's heat wave, but casual footwear and hats sales were on the rise.

New York—The record breaking heat wave that hit most of the Northeast United States this week had another effect besides pushing … [Read more...]

Old Navy Celebrates July 4 With Sales to Help U.S. Troops

Old Navy

Old Navy hopes to help Americans look a little more patriotic this Fourth of July weekend while helping supply comfort items to … [Read more...]

Study: Fewer Luxury Shoppers but Spent More

Luxury Shoppers

Stevens, PA--Fewer affluent consumers bought luxury clothing, fashion accessories and jewelry last year, according to new … [Read more...]

Perfect Totes for Rainy Days

Oughton Limited's Field Tote

Rubber boots are the latest fashion craze, but now the keep-dry fashion statements are moving from your feet to your hands! … [Read more...]

JCPenney, Aldo Team Up for Shop-In-Shop Concept

JCPenney, Aldo Team Up for Shop-In-Shop Concept

Plano, TX and Montreal—JCPenney and Aldo USA announced today that the department store would be the exclusive U.S. retailer for … [Read more...]

Collective Brands Expands European Operations

Collective Brands

Lexington, MA--Footwear company Collective Brands has bolstered its set-up in Europe to take advantage of growing demand for … [Read more...]

New Markets Aid Nike’s Full-Year Profit Rise

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Beaverton, OR--Revenue surges from emerging markets helped Nike to post today a full-year net profit of $1.9 billion, up 28% on … [Read more...]

Chaco Holds Shoe Tan-Line Competition

Chaco Holds Shoe Tan-Line Competition

Grand Rapids, MI--Chaco athletic sandals are fashionable in their own right, especially when worn on exotic treks or river-rafting … [Read more...]

NPD: Fashion Footwear Leads the Way to Recovery

Footwear

Port Washington, NY--Women's fashion footwear is outpacing other sectors of the market with a double-digit hike in U.S. sales in … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

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Nothing’s worse than being caught in torrential downpour, perfectly primed outfit protected by an umbrella, but your brand new … [Read more...]

Amazon to Relaunch Apparel and Footwear Biz

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The world's largest online retailer, Amazon, is to relaunch its clothing and footwear business. According to reports in the UK's … [Read more...]