Author: Andy Polk

Based on years of research, Brooks developed its Run Signature philosophy that the best way to improve performance is not to fix a runner’s flaws but to design footwear that works with your biomechanics....

October is one of the smallest and least important months of the year for athletic footwear sales in the U.S. For the most part, October is a clearance month, cleaning up after back-to-school and transitioning to the holiday season....

Caleres Inc. reported consolidated sales of $774.7 million in the third quarter were up 5.8 percent, including Allen Edmonds. Famous Footwear total sales of $473.1 million were up 1.1 percent, while back-to-school same-store-sales were up 2.6 percent and third quarter same-store-sales were up 0.9 percent....

“The brand has never been stronger, so we feel the timing is right to establish a footwear division that aligns with what we’re doing with our specialty apparel,” Don Burton, Hanes’ director of licensing, told Footwear News. Retail prices will exceed $100....