Over the past several years, Footwear Insight has led the market with direction coverage of wellness, barefoot, minimalism and other key trends as well as important coverage on the changing retail landscape. Footwear Insight provides the market with leading edge reporting. No fluff, no designers. Just ideas, insight and market coverage retailers can use to make buying decisions and run their businesses.

   


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Men's Style. Fashion matters to the modern man and footwear brands
are paying attention.

Plastic Fantastic.Vendors get creative with materials.
A look at some fantastic plastic shoes.

   

 

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Spring 2015 trendspotting reveals that sandals are getting more feminine.
And more fun.

Retail: Specialty running retailer Running Central is going big with its new store located in Peoria, Il.

   

 

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Who is Henry? The acronym describes one of the most critical consumers in
the marketplace.

The Boot Book. From classic style to athletic silhouettes, boots go into transformer mode.

   

 

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Comfort Revs Up. Fall 2014 comfort footwear amps up the style quotient.

Women's Fitness: Gym sneakers have evolved.
Brands offer a variety of activity-specific styles.

   



 

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Man Style. A look at menswear trends that are impacting the footwear
market.

Sophisticasual: the new buzzword in the marketplace. Casual shoes with sophistication.

   



 

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Comfort: Performance and technology work together in sleek, stylish
comfort shoes.

The Boot Book. The new breed of work boots
blends fashion and function for a new generation.

   

 

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Hybrid style is on the rise. A look
at shoes that are part sneaker
and part boot.

Running Ahead. Ten key factors shaping
the future of the running business.

   

 

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Trail Running. There is something for everyone on the shoe wall as trail shoe styles keep pace with the hottest trends
in athletic and outdoor footwear.

Retail Profile: New Jersey retailer Globe Shoes has succeeded for years with an old-school approach that is a fit for generations of consumers.

   

 

 

 

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Canvas is having its moment in the
sun in footwear.

The Boot Book: an A – Z rundown on what's
new for 2014.

   

 

 

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The 80s Return. Let's take a trip back
to the future. Athletic shoe brands are playing off of heritage styles as the
1980s vibe comes back in a
major way.

Retail: One year after undergoing a management
buyout Fleet Feet, Inc. is running hard after growth.

   

 

 

 

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RETAIL – New York City is Wild About Harrys. Manhattan’s iconic shoe store offers its take on 21st Century retailing.

Companies: ECCO-branded shoes can be found in more than 4000 accounts and 94 countries. Since 1963, the company has crafted more than 350
million pairs of shoes.

   

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FORECAST 2013 – The 10 topics that
will dominate the conversation in the
shoe business in the year ahead.

Boot Book: There are big changes afoot in the
boot market. The category continues to expand and evolve as brands reach out to younger consumers.

 
 
     
 


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