Footwear marketer Maxwell Shoe Co Inc on Thursday announced a 3.2 per cent rise in third quarter earnings to $3.5 million from $3.4m in 2001 and raised its earnings outlook for the full fiscal year. The Massachusetts-based company, which markets brands including Mootsies Tootsies, Joan & David and Anne Klein, said net sales grew 3.3 per cent to $46.4m and lifted its full-year sales growth target to between $200m and $203m.