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Report: Comfort Over Price Propels Athletic Footwear Growth

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Dublin–Increased interest in athletic sports, surging demand for innovative footwear, increased awareness of healthy lifestyles, and increase in seasonal sales with sports events are the factors contributing to the growth of the Athletic Footwear market in the United States. The report by Research and Markets covers the Athletic Footwear market …

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Teva Collaborates with National Forest on Latest Artist Series Footwear

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Goleta, CA—Iconic sports sandal brand Teva continues to celebrate the expression of freedom embodied by the Original collection with two new webbing designs by National Forest. A design firm and creative consultancy founded by artists and designers Steven Harrington and Justin Krietemeyer, National Forest brings their trademark bright, iconic and …

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NPD: “Athleisure” Lifestyle Drives Fashion Sales Growth in 2014

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Port Washington, NY—Total U.S. apparel, footwear and accessories sales in 2014 were up1% due primarily to growth in activewear, athletic performance footwear and bags. According to The NPD Group, Inc., the global information company, U.S. consumers spent $323 billion on apparel, footwear, and accessories last year. The additional $2 billion …