FTDC 2017

The longest running footwear conference in the U.S. is being held in Long Beach, CA from October 22-25th at the The Renaissance Long Beach


Click here to register for FTDC 2017





FDRA’s Footwear Trade and Distribution Conference (FTDC) is the largest footwear conference of its kind in the US.  This innovative conference draws nearly 200 of the industry’s top footwear executives, traffic and distribution specialists, customs experts, and service providers.  Companies that attend include Walmart, Wolverine Worldwide, NIKE, Sears Holding Co., Belk, Rack Room Shoes, JCPenney, and the list goes on.  The event is focused on learning from, and connecting with, industry leaders, experts and service providers.


FTDC 2017 day 1 will focus on supply chain issues featuring keynotes on containers and blockchain, to panels on current trends, to a tour of the Port of Long Beach.  Day 2 will focus on supply chain & customs compliance and trade issues. Day 3 will be dedicated to import and customs issues, and our customs classification session (bring your samples!) with CBP.

A special thanks to our generous sponsors!