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Hundreds of U.S. companies, including leading U.S. footwear brands, sent a letter to the Trump Administration today opposing new tariffs on $200 billion in consumer goods. Raising concerns that the proposed tariffs would disproportionately hurt U.S. consumers, workers, and companies, more than fifty FDRA member companies signed the letter, including Ariat, Allen...

Profits at Foot Locker Inc. jumped 72.5 percent in the second quarter, exceeding expectations. On an adjusted basis, profits rose 21 percent. Same-store sales inched up 0.5 percent, improving from a decline of 2.8 percent seen in the first quarter, and stronger growth continues to...

Merrell announced the appointment of Adam Craig to the position of vice president of sales, U.S. For the last 20 years, Craig has been with Columbia Sportswear in various sales roles. Since 2013, he served as the director of U.S. sales for Columbia Footwear....

Kohl’s Corp. reported net earnings in the second quarter ended August 4 rose 40 percent on a 3.1 percent comp gain and 42 basis points improvement in gross margins. The department store operator lifted the company’s guidance for the year....