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DSW Parent Invests $2M in First Black-Owned Footwear Factory in US

The Rivet 50 is calling for nominations for leaders in the denim industry in 5 categories: design, influencer, leadership, sustainability and supply chain. Nominations close on May 23.

DSW parent Designer Brands plans to invest $2 million in JEMS by Pensole, the first Black-owned footwear factory in the United States, it announced last week. The funds will go toward producing shoes designed by Pensole Lewis College of Business & Design (PLC) graduate students “with the goal of all work leading to the launch…

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