Author: Andy Polk

The United States imposes a hidden, regressive tax on footwear. AFA will remove this burdensome tax on about one third of all footwear. More specifically, if passed, the bill would eliminate approximately $800 million in duties on lower-priced children’s footwear and some hiking...

Elan-Polo, Inc., a global footwear and 35-year Walmart supplier, will start production of injection-molded footwear in March 2014 at a factory in Hazelhurst, Ga., as part of a joint venture with McPherson Manufacturing. Once at full capacity, this new facility will create 250 jobs and...

"During the third quarter we saw strong performance in our Asia Pacific region and marked improvement in all channels of our European business," said John McCarvel, president and CEO. "This positive performance was counterbalanced by weakness in the Americas and Japan where all sales...

然而,正如Nike高管们在过去的几个季度中所解释的一样,中国地区的盈利仍未达到预期。在两年前的股东大会上,高管们制定了中国的盈利目标,即2015年增至40亿美元,但如今距离该目标仍有一段距离。Nike现把来年的目标定为持平增长。...