Brooklyn, N.Y.-based sneaker brand, Greats, said it has raised $1.5 million in new capital from a group of investors, Crain's reports.» Read More
BOSTON, Feb 7- Footwear maker Skechers USA Inc cultivates a hip and diverse image, but its all-male board of directors is insular and needs a "complete and immediate overhaul," according to influential shareholder CtW Investment Group.
LISBON, Jan 28- From the rattle of weaving looms and footwear stitching machines in northern Portugal to the rumble of trucks shipping high-quality paper across the eastern frontier, the nation's export firms are buzzing with activity despite three years of economic crisis at home.
HONG KONG, Jan 8- Shares of China-focused footwear retailers had strong gains again on Wednesday, helping lift Hong Kong's main benchmark indexes, but mainland Chinese markets slipped close to five-month lows.
WASHINGTON, Oct 31- The world's largest retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Thursday announced three new manufacturing projects by suppliers in the United States to produce footwear, curtains and glassware as part of a broader commitment to "buy American." Bill Simon, Wal-Mart's U.S. president and CEO, made the announcement with U.S.
Nike Pres/CEO Mark Parker talks exclusively with CNBC about the new Free Flyknit shoes and how eventually, customers will be able to get custom made shoes designed to fit their feet.
Michael MacDonald, DSW Inc. president & CEO, breaks down the shoe retailer's second quarter earnings beat, and provides an outlook on retail and the footwear industry.
Pop star Rihanna has won a legal battle in London against fashion giant Topshop over the sale of a T-shirt bearing the R&B singer's image.
What's hot and what's not in sports and footwear? Sam Poser, Sterne Agee, explains why he likes Under Armour and Foot Locker.
Host of "Shark Tank" and FUBU CEO & founder Daymond John speaks to Mad Money host Jim Cramer about the importance of branding.
Nike beat on earnings Thursday and said future demand for its apparel and shoes rose. Shares rose after-hours.
Nike says its second-quarter net income fell 18 percent as the European economy remained weak and growth slowed in China.
Robert DeMartini, New Balance president and CEO, explains how a change in U.S. trade policy could force him to shutdown factories and lay off workers.
Michael MacDonald, DSW Inc. president & CEO, discusses his company's strong earnings and reveals how he plans to grow profits and draw additional customers.
Skechers will pay $40 million to settle charges in an advertising case, reports CNBC's Darren Rovell.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why Nike's so-called disappointing quarter was actually quite good, and reminds investors that future orders are the key metric when deciding whether or not to buy the stock.
Nike shares hit a new high on Monday after Goldman upped its price target. Discussing whether the stock has more room to run, with Sam Poser, Sterne Agee sr. research analyst.
Footwear companies Crocs and Deckers reported earnings after the bell yesterday and both projected weak earnings for the first quarter. Sam Poser, analyst at Sterne, Agee, weighs in.
CNBC's Darren Rovell reports on Nike instigating a "mad dash" for bringing back a popular product.
With a 47 percent year-to-date increase in its share price, apparel giant VF is the No. 9 stock in the S&P top performers of 2011. But should you buy, sell or hold?
Mad Money's Jim Cramer reviews a checklist investors should analyze before buying a stock, using Nike as an example.