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The Week in Footwear: Why Brands Are Moving Toward Waterproof

Reebok appoints general manager

Reebok announced Tuesday the appointment of Chris Froio as the general manager of Reebok America. (Read More)

Vionic kicks off Spring’18 with new showroom

Vionic is the newest tenant to move into the 1370 Avenue of Americas building in New York City. (Read More)

FDRA elevates Steve Madden CEO Ed Rosenfeld to chairman

The Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America (FDRA) announced the selection of a new executive leadership team to guide the footwear industry’s business and trade association. (Read More)

Why brands are moving toward waterproof

Modern consumers want to ensure their shoes survive an impromptu rainstorm and brands are following up by delivering multipurpose stylish footwear with waterproof properties. (Read More)

Buscemi files patent lawsuit against J/Slides

There’s a new sneaker war in town. (Read More)

Nike launches BeTrue 2017 for Pride month

Nike celebrates the LGTBQ community in June with the BeTrue 2017 collection, offering four sneakers updated for Pride month. (Read More)

Tommy Hilfiger revamps Fall classics

Tommy Hilfiger brings an all-American look to autumnal classics for Fall ’17. (Read More)