Author: Andy Polk

For the third year running, REI has announced that it will close its 151 stores on Black Friday, process no online sales and pay all 12,000 employees to #OptOutside with family and friends....

Virgil Abloh’s “The Ten” Nike collaboration won this year’s Footwear News Achievement Awards “Shoe of the Year” for his collaboration on the Nike Air Jordan 1. The official ceremony is next month....

“The schools we work with report that a new pair of shoes is an enormous boost to a child’s self-esteem, especially when they understand that someone cared about them enough to buy them something new,” said Shoes That Fit Executive Director Amy Fass....

“This year, Bearpaw has made significant strides in sales, marketing, and expansion plans. With the new campaign, we are continuing to engage our core audience and further increasing brand awareness,” says John Pierce, president of Bearpaw....

Wolverine is shedding light on the skills gap with its third year of Project Bootstrap. Project Bootstrap is Wolverine’s way of saying thank you to the women and men who keep the country running through their expert skills and strong work ethic. ...