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Social (Media) Climbers: Three Brands to Watch

Manolo Blahnik, Vans and Toms have created innovative strategies.

Jimmy Choo Shares Tick Ahead in Trading Debut

The brand had set its IPO share price at the lower end of the range.

Neiman Marcus President Joins Under Armour Board

Karen Katz should help guide the athletic brand’s global expansion.

Sources: Rockport Sale Could Be Close

Insiders said Drydock Footwear, a New Balance business unit, could be circling the comfort label.

Jimmy Choo Seen Pricing London Float at Bottom of Range

The price values the company well below the initially hoped for top market value.

A Fight for Sales Tax Fairness

The FDRA and NSRA lobbied Congress on behalf of independent shoe retailers.

Kenneth Cole Inks Kids' Deal With Synclaire Brands

The companies will team up starting with the spring '15 season.

Converse Sues Over Trade Infringement

Athletic company names 31 makers and sellers that it says violate its trademarks on the Chuck Taylor.

Wolverine Poised for Healthy Q4

The company had mixed third-quarter results.

Chrome Names New Prez

Footwear industry vet Christopher Silverman takes top spot.

Native Plots Future Growth

After a strong relaunch year, the Canadian brand focuses on increasing U.S. business and new product.

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