Hosiery & Legwear


Sperry Top-Sider to Expands into Accessories with New Licenses

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Lexington, MA—Sperry Top-Sider, the inventor of the iconic boat shoe, is sailing into categories beyond footwear. The company, a … [Read more...]

Puma, United Legwear Ink Join Venture for Legwear, Bodywear

Puma, United Legwear

Westford, MA—Puma North America and United Legwear Co. (ULC) say they are taking a step in the right direction. The companies … [Read more...]

United Legwear Races Out with Puma “Run Fast” Socks

Functions meets fashion in Puma Run Fast legwear

New York—For those who live—and run—in the fast lane, United Legwear has just the thing: Puma Run Fast socks, a group of … [Read more...]

Be Creative, “Rock Your Socks” Today!

A Rock Your Socks Off Facebook fan submitted her hosiery style

New York—Today’s a day when you don’t have to step along with the crowd, beat to the same drummer, or fall into line.Instead, … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

Fanciful footwork from Puretoes

Don’t you hate it when you are trying to assume the “downward facing dog” or in the middle of an “upward bow” in yoga class and … [Read more...]

United Legwear Pledges 100,000 Socks for K.I.D.S.

KIDS

New York–Come this winter, thousands of tiny toes will be warmer courtesy of United Legwear Company, which recently pledged to … [Read more...]

New Top Level Execs at HanesBrands, ShedRain, Links of London

Executive Moves

HanesBrands Names CFO and Other Top Executives Winston-Salem, NC–HanesBrands announced Wednesday that Richard D. Moss has been … [Read more...]

L’eggs, Dress for Success Team Up to Give Women a Leg Up at Work

L'eggs will donate one pair of legwear to Dress for Success, up to 12,000 pairs, for every person who "likes" L'eggs on Facebook

Winston-Salem, NC—Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, may be sheer hosiery’s most famous advocate at the moment, but L’eggs, … [Read more...]

Hanes Socks Steps in With New Seamless Toes

Hanes Socks

Winston-Salem, NC—Something revolutionary in socks? That seems unlikely. Except there actually is something new at Hanes, a … [Read more...]

PS Brands Steps in with Fila Skele-Toes Socks

Fila Skele-Toes Socks

New York—Since Fila introduced its Skele-toes, those independent toe shoes designed for casual activities such as biking, boating … [Read more...]

FITS Socks Wins Display Award

FITS Socks

Niota, TN—Creativity was blooming at the Outdoor Retailer Show, where FITS Socks Co. won the Best of Booths Award in the Fun … [Read more...]

NPD’S 1st Half Apparel Report: Women’s Sales “Dragging”

Apparel Shopping

Port Washington, NY–While overall apparel sales are up for the first half of this year compared to last year, women’s apparel … [Read more...]