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just-style.com | 3 Apr 2006

The decision to impose protective duties on imports of leather shoes from China and Vietnam into the European Union has been slammed by leading footwear retailers, importers and trade groups as a costly economic exercise. But just how real are fears of price hikes, job losses and even suggestions that the move will pave the way for import tariffs on other goods from China? Leonie Barrie reports.


just-style.com | 3 Apr 2006

The decision to impose protective duties on imports of leather shoes from China and Vietnam into the European Union has been slammed by leading footwear retailers, importers and trade groups as a costly economic exercise. But just how real are fears of price hikes, job losses and even suggestions that the move will pave the way for import tariffs on other goods from China? Leonie Barrie reports.


just-style.com | 11 Feb 2005

The recent ISPO winter sporting goods trade fair was buzzing with visitors, new products and innovations. In particular, sporting goods - and clothing - manufacturers have finally realised that products specifically for women are also good for business, as Penny Leese found out.


just-style.com | 26 Mar 2003

Autumn/winter 2003/4 is going to be a pale one according to the latest trends on show at the German GDS footwear fair. Biker boots, lambskin boots and sneakers are the fashion favourites for the coming season – both for women and men – writes Penny Leese.

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Beth Wright | 10 Aug 2016

US clothing and footwear business Wolverine Worldwide has promoted Mike Jeppesen, president of Wolverine Worldwide's global operations group, to an expanded role as president of the Wolverine Heritage Group, which includes the Wolverine, Bates, Harley-Davidson and HyTest brands.


In the most recent fourth-quarter filings from US apparel brands and retailers, Destination Maternity and Perry Ellis saw their losses narrow, while New York & Co moved to a net profit. However, Iconix Brand Group cut its outlook after swinging to a loss, Finish Line saw its net profit plummet 90%, and Cherokee Global Brands posted a mixed performance. 


Michelle Russell | 5 Feb 2016

US clothing and footwear business Wolverine Worldwide has implemented a new brand operating group structure with the appointment of four new divisional heads. 


Petah Marian | 30 Apr 2012

Collective Brands has allegedly chosen a group made up of Wolverine World Wide and Golden Gate Capital as the leading contender to buy the company.


Leonie Barrie | 18 Apr 2012

A group of US lawmakers is calling for "fair treatment" of footwear in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact - saying that the talks could be used to mark the start of a new approach to footwear trade.


just-style.com | 20 Apr 2011

US footwear company Wolverine World Wide has reported higher first quarter earnings on the back of "strong consumer demand and accelerated revenue growth".


just-style.com | 18 Apr 2011

Taking a look at the week ahead for the footwear and apparel industry, here is a snapshot of just-style's latest news and insights agenda.


just-style.com | 2 Feb 2011

US footwear group Wolverine World Wide has posted Q4 net income of $25.6m, compared to $16.7m in the same period last year, forecasting "an excellent 2011".


just-style.com | 31 Jan 2011

US footwear firm Wolverine World Wide has announced a series of organisational changes, including the creation of a new international group to drive growth outside the US.


Joe Ayling | 31 Jan 2011

Taking a look at the week ahead for the footwear and apparel industry, here is a snapshot of just-style's latest news and insights agenda.


just-style.com | 5 Oct 2010

US footwear firm Wolverine World Wide has bolstered its third quarter profit and sales, attributing growth to its multi-brand strategy.


just-style.com | 4 Oct 2010

Taking a look at the week ahead for the footwear and apparel industry, here is news editor Joe Ayling's snapshot of just-style's latest news and insights agenda.


just-style.com | 25 Aug 2010

Australian fashion retailer RCG Corporation has lifted its net profit for the 2010 financial year, on the back of the exceptional sales performance at The Athlete's Foot network.


just-style.com | 16 Jul 2010

Wolverine World Wide Inc, the maker of Merrell boots and Hush Puppies shoes, has lifted its full-year forecasts after more than doubling its second quarter profit on rising sales.


just-style.com | 16 Jul 2010

Wolverine World Wide Inc, the maker of Merrell boots and Hush Puppies shoes, has lifted its full-year forecasts after more than doubling its second quarter profit on rising sales.


Joe Ayling | 12 Jul 2010

Taking a look at the week ahead for the footwear and apparel industry, here is news editor Joe Ayling's snapshot of just-style's latest news and insights agenda.


just-style.com | 20 Apr 2010

Footwear and apparel company Wolverine World Wide has increased its full-year revenue and earnings guidance after more than doubling its first quarter profit.


just-style.com | 16 Mar 2010

Killick Datta, chairman and chief executive officer of International Brand Partners LLC, has taken over the reins as chairman of the board of directors of the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA).


just-style.com | 3 Feb 2010

Footwear and apparel maker Wolverine World Wide has blamed the challenging economic environment for a 35.4% drop in full-year earnings.


just-style.com | 11 Dec 2009

Wolverine World Wide has announced the appointment of Blake W Krueger as chairman of the board of directors effective 1 January.


just-style.com | 7 Oct 2009

Footwear company Wolverine World Wide saw third quarter earnings slump 16.4%, after sales fell and restructuring charges mounted.


just-style.com | 1 Sep 2009

Wolverine World Wide has announced the appointment of Bill Dodge as vice president - product development for its outdoor group, and Mark Sandquist as president - global apparel.


just-style.com | 15 Jul 2009

Wolverine World Wide has reported second quarter net earnings of US$7.9m amid restructuring, down 53% from $16.8m in the comparable period last year, despite success for its Merrell brand in the US.


just-style.com | 22 Apr 2009

Footwear group Wolverine World Wide has posted first quarter net earnings of US$10.5m, compared to $23.7m in the prior year period, including $14.5m of non-recurring restructuring and related charges.


just-style.com | 20 Apr 2009

US footwear company Wolverine World Wide will receive the "Excellence in Lifestyle Branding Award" at the American Apparel & Footwear Association's (AAFA) annual awards next month.


just-style.com | 7 Apr 2009

Bates Footwear has been awarded a US$13m contract to manufacture about 165,000 pairs of the company’s Temperate Weather Combat Boots for the US Army.

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