Everyone is conscious about their physical appearance, also everyone has a different dressing choice. Accessories matter as much as clothes do. Shoes are one of the most important accessory. Not only an accessory but it is also related to the comfort of person. Shoes, in many ways, complete the look of a person. Being comfortable and stylish at the same time is the first expectation from a pair of shoe we buy.
Good Shoes are as important as a good looking, crisp white shirt in one’s wardrobe.
Nike is an American Multinational Company which work in designing, development, manufacturing, and global marketing and sales of its footwear and apparels. Nike was founded in 1964 by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight in Oregon. It is also the biggest sports equipment manufacturer with an annual revenue estimated to be around $26 billion. Nike also operates retail stores under the name of NikeTown name. They also own highly recognised trademarks of ‘Just Do It’ and the swoosh logo. In 2014 the brand alone was valued at $19 billion, making it the most valuable brand among sports businesses. As of 2017, the Nike brand is valued at $29.6 billion. Nike ranked No. 89 in the 2018 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.
The Bavarian Based Company was founded in 1924 by Adolf Dassler and it has grown to be the largest sportswear company in Europe and 2nd largest in the world with annual revenue estimated to be around $23 billion. Adidas AG is a German multinational company that designs and makes sports shoes as well as sports apparels and accessories.
Jordan is an American athletic apparel and shoe brand which is owned by a popular NBA star Michael Jordan. Started in 1984, the shoes were available for the consumers in 1985. Initially, Michael was the designer for the shoes but later Nike brought onboard Peter Moore, Bruce Kilgore, and Tinker Hatfield to design the shoes.
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Testoni is a very popular formal shoe brand from Italy which is made for Opulent Business class. These are handcrafted genuine leather Italian dress shoes that are suitable for official as well as formal occasions. This brand has bagged even more popularity for roping in some famous people as ambassadors.
Converse is an American shoe company was founded in 1908 in Malden, Massachusetts by Marquis Mills Converse but was bought by Nike in 2003. Converse has been one of the few american shoe brands which managed to dominate the market throughout the half century. Converse is also very popular amongst teenagers and young adult like.
Founded in 1895 by Alessandro Berluti in Marche, Italy is now headquartered in Paris, France. Berluti is considered as one of the most popular Italian shoemakers in the world.This is a subsidiary of the LVMH conglomerate and specializes in bespoke and handmade shoes made in unique finishing from genuine calfskin, kangaroo, and alligator leather.
Reebok was established in 1895 by J.W. Foster as ‘J.W. Foster and Sons’ in Bolton , England. Adidas acquired the brand in 2005. The Reebok International Limited is a global manufacturer of sportswear and shoes.