Author: Andy Polk

We are living in the age of choice, and slide versus flip flop is just one of the many decisions today’s fashion consumer makes every day. Tomorrow, Boston-based footwear brand ISlide is asking customers to eschew flip-flops in favor of slip-on sandals, declaring June 28...

With Independence Day just around the corner—and the Rio Olympics set to follow—Brooks Running is feeling extra patriotic with the release of their latest themed collection. The Brooks Victory collection for both men and women features the popular Launch 3, Glycerin 14 and Ghost 9,...

Children’s footwear next spring is a wearable “Choose Your Own Adventure” with trends spanning fairytale delights to tropical adventures. MAGIC described the top four trends for kids in their Spring ’17 children’s trend report. Here’s a look at the season’s highlights....

With MAGIC and FN Platform just seven weeks away, the Las Vegas-based trade show has released their top five trend stories in women’s footwear for Spring ’17. With inspiration being culled from menswear, girls’, Western and athletic, here’s a look at the new direction the...

Two Ten announces its latest fund to benefit Cancer patients; Aldo and FFANY first to pledge. Some sad truths: Cancer affects nearly every American in some way. Too many have lost friends or relatives, or have struggled through treatment themselves along with the difficulties of...

Call it a shoe rush. In the past few years, the footwear world has seen a storm of new names aiming — and often succeeding — to disrupt the market with innovative designs and serious, insatiable ambition. Be it through clever influencer marketing, powerful alliances...