Author: Andy Polk

The Nepal Footwear and Leather Goods Manufacturers Association (NFLGMA) has applied for a collective trademark for use on locally manufactured products to assure buyers of their quality. According to the association, the trademark will be used after the Dashain festival in October if the government...

Shoe soles have been in the spotlight recently in a case between Futura Footwear and Novita Shoes in South Africa. Futura, the maker of Bata Toughees, has taken Novita to court, claiming its shoes have a similar wavy sole pattern as those of Bata Toughees....

The North Andover company filed a lawsuit Monday in US District Court in Boston alleging trademark infringement and unfair business practices against Autonomie Project, a tiny online retailer from Jamaica Plain that sold “fair trade fashion and footwear. ...

Law360  September 12, 2013  By Emily Atkin Tommy Hilfiger USA Inc. asked a New York federal judge on Wednesday to declare that the company behind footwear brand Charles Philip cannot trademark patterned vertical stripes and must stop threatening to sue Hilfiger over the interior of its shoes. In its...

As a whole, the Beaverton, Oregon-based company posted revenue of $6.97 billion, up 8 percent from $6.47 billion a year ago. On average, 22 analysts analysts polled by Thomson Reuters estimated revenue of $6.96 billion for the quarter. Nike gained from lower raw material costs,...

At the party, Rousseau showcased an elaborate mesh bootie, embellished with 7,000 beads, including coral, vintage Czech glass and freshwater pearls. The $6,495 custom-order piece for spring 2014 is a collaborative design with Los Angeles artist Emily Snyder....

ONE Distribution, the manufacturer of SUPRA Footwear, has opened a new footwear development facility in Dongguan, China known as ONE Distribution Resources (ODR). The 3,000 square foot, state-of-the-art office facility is staffed by a dedicated team that is on the ground in China working directly...