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Summer 2014 Top Stories

See the business deals, people and world events that rocked the footwear industry this summer.

MTV VMA 2014

Taylor Swift

Photo By Kevin Mazur/WireImage

California Chrome gets new gear

California Chrome gets new gear

Photo By courtesy of Skechers

Olivia Palermo for Aquazzura

Olivia Palermo for Aquazzura

Photo By Courtesy of brand

All eyes were on shoes this summer. From new business acquisitions and product launches to star-studded red carpet events, see what people were talking about this summer. Click on the links below to view the stories.

MTV Video Music Awards

Faces From FN Platform

Toms Sells Half of Company to Bain Capital


FN Platform 2014

FN Spy: Gwen Stefani's Next Act

Behind the Scenes With Aquazzura & Olivia Palermo

Nailing Louboutin: The Shoe Designer Launches a Beauty Line

Gisele for Stuart Weitzman

Getting Into Harrods' Shoe Heaven

Cristiano Ronaldo Debuts Footwear

Alibaba Launches Aggressive U.S. Push

Louis Leeman Marries Erica Pelosini

FN Poll: Who Has the Best World Cup Cleat?

Skechers Sues Reebok


The World Cup: Who To Follow

Skechers Sponsors California Chrome