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Genesco Inc.  announced Wednesday it has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement to acquire New York-based Togast LLC, which specializes in the design, sourcing...

Voxel8, a multi-material digital manufacturing company transforming design and production of footwear and apparel, announced the appointment of Dr. Friedrich (Fred) von Gottberg...

Rockport Group confirmed that Javan Bunch is stepping down as president. The news was first reported by Footwear News. He joined Rockport Group in...

Columbia Sportswear Company will be added to the S&P MidCap 400 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Apparel, Accessories & Luxury Goods Sub-Industry index. Columbia...

Adidas has named Jon Wexler as the new general manager of Yeezy, Kanye West’s line, according to Sole Collector. According to his LinkedIn profile, Wexler...

ISlide, the developer of custom slide sandals, closed its most recent investment round by adding three new prominent major investors. The investors include...

Vans commemorated the inaugural #VansCheckerboardDay held on November 21 and its more than $1 million donation to Imagination.org and announced the creation of...

Altra, which is owned by VF Corp., welcomed Chuck Ponthier as senior director of sales. Ponthier will lead all North American sales strategy...

Overall online sales on Black Friday jumped 19.4 percent to  $7.4 billion, the second-largest Internet shopping day ever, according to data compiled by...

Zappos.com宣布举办一场新的、以目标为导向、名为“卖商品、行善举”的客户体验活动。活动中,消费者可以更方便地买到超过150个品牌的商品;这些品牌有着很强的生态和社会责任意识。...

Goat, the sneaker reseller marketplace, has launched an official partnership with the Brooklyn Nets for the 2019-20 season that will include Goat-branded arrival...