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President Obama made the first of a series of last-ditch efforts to persuade Congress to approve the T.P.P.—an agreement his Administration spent five years negotiating. He met at the White House with a bipartisan group of business and political leaders, including Ohio’s Governor John Kasich,...

Eastbay, an online athletic shoe, clothing and gear retailer, launched its new mobile application for iOS and Android. The app includes the Eastbay Lens, which makes use of image recognition and augmented reality to allow users to scan physical pages of the Eastbay catalog and...

The Baltimore City Council voted on Monday, September 19, 2016 that all all bills related to the Port Covington project— the renovation of a port neighborhood which will house the new Under Armour headquarters among other businesses, houses and more— which included the approval of...

Soles4Souls (S4S), a not for profit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing, added CeCe McCormick-Moore to its team as director of corporate engagement. McCormick-Moore comes to S4S with entrepreneurial experience and a skill set that...

Speaking at the B. Riley Financial Consumer Conference on September 13, Shoe Carnival President and CEO Cliff Sifford said the retailer’s goal is to be the “destination store in the family channel” in the athletics category. To stake that position, Shoe Carnival plans to have...

Under Armour named as its new President of North America Jason LaRose. LaRose will succeed Matthew Mirchin, who will transition to the role of strategic advisor, global revenue, effective October 1. Mirchin has been with the company since 2005, serving in a number of senior...

This month many Americans will purchase new shoes—the family starting back to school, the athlete preparing for a new season, the outdoor enthusiast ready to enjoy fall weather. International trade plays an important role in providing each of these individuals and families with the best...

Wolverine World Wide Inc. will invest $2 million to increase production of military footwear at its factory in Big Rapids, MI. The money will be spent adding 16,000 square feet to a 75,000-square-foot facility, which already manufactures up to 1 million pairs of boots annually...

Directly following Alexander Wang’s New York Fashion Show runway on September 10, where he debut a collaboration with Adidas Originals, the sportswear brand was quick to share more consumer-facing news about the partnership line via its Twitter @adidasoriginals and Tumblr adidasoriginals.tumblr.com....