Footwear Retail:

FDRA Footwear Sales Analysis

US Shoe Store Employment

US Minimum Wage Map (by State)

US Footwear Retail Price Monitor

EU Footwear Insight

EU Footwear Price Update


Design, Product Development, and IP:

Design and IP digest:

Material Costs:

Material Exchange



Rulings Booklet 2016:

Customs Report (monthly):

Free Sample Classification:


Product Safety:

Quarterly Updates:

FDRA’s Global Footwear Testing Guide (online):

Risk Management (chemical fail rate) report:



Sourcing, Supply Chain, and Social Compliance:

Monthly Newsletter:

Material Costs:

Import Data by Category:

Yearly Sourcing Report:

Factory Compliance & Training:

RFP/Code of Conduct:


Other Resources:

Working Groups


Shoe-In Show



Customs Working Group – Washington, DC

Product Safety – Washington, DC

Annual Executive Summit – Washington, DC

Asia Summit – Shenzhen, China

Sourcing Summit – New York, NY

Materials & Innovation – Raleigh, NC

Footwear Trade Distribution & Customs (FTDC) Conference – Long Beach, CA

Footwear Construction – Boston, New York, Portland, & Chicago