Retail India News: RedTape Unveils New Store at Gurugram
RedTape, a footwear and apparel brand, opened its new outlet at Reach3Roads, Gurugram. This store is designed to provide an immersive shopping…
Retail India News: Bata India Surpasses 500 Franchise Outlets for the First Time
Footwear giant Bata India has achieved a significant milestone, surpassing 500 franchise outlets for the first time. This achievement reflects the…
Retail India News: Chupps Appoints Khairav Duggal as CEO for Growth Strategy
Chupps, a leading direct-to-consumer footwear brand known for its stylish, comfortable, and sustainable open footwear, has appointed Khairav Duggal…
Retail India News: KICL Brings French Footwear Brand 'Kickers' to India
Chennai-based Kothari Industrial Corporation Ltd. (KICL) is gearing up to enter the retail space and has signed an agreement with France-based Royer…
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Retail India News: Vegan Footwear Brand CAI Launches Store in DLF Avenue, Delhi
CAI, a vegan footwear brand, has opened its doors at DLF Avenue Saket. The brand is renowned for its fashion-forward designs, enduring quality, and…
Retail India News: Birkenstock Extends Retail Presence in Eastern India with New Store in Kolkata
Birkenstock, the German-based global zeitgeist and purpose brand, has launched its first-ever store in Kolkata. With a history that can be tracked as…
Retail India News: Agilitas Sports Acquires Mochiko, Enhances Supply Chain with Leading Sports Footwear Manufacturer
Agilitas Sports, an innovation-driven sportswear and Athleisure solutions platform co-founded by Abhishek Ganguly, former Managing Director of PUMA (…
Retail India News: Chappers Opens Experimental Franchise Outlet in Nashik
Chappers, the well-known men's footwear brand renowned for its tech-driven customization, has inaugurated its maiden experimental franchise store on…
Retail India News: VKC DEBON Expands Product Portfolio with 'Complete Fashion' Collection
VKC Group introduces an innovative 'Complete Fashion' concept through its latest offering, VKC DEBON. This groundbreaking concept transforms the…
[Funding Alert] Aretto Bags $550K in Seed Funding to Propel Innovation in Kids' Footwear Industry
Aretto's strides in innovation have grown bolder with the successful conclusion of its seed funding round, securing $550K from a consortium of angel…
Retail India News: Aretto Innovative Kid's Shoes Now Available on Nykaa and Amazon
Aretto adored by over 10,000 parents, has accomplished a significant feat by introducing its patented line of children's shoes on prominent e-…
Retail India News: Footwear Brand JQR SPORTS Unveils 'STYLE'
JQR SPORTS introduced its new sneaker collection, 'STYLE.' This captivating range is designed to enthrall sneaker enthusiasts and fashion-forward…
Retail India News: Asian Footwears Appoints MS Dhoni as Brand Ambassador
Asian Footwears, a Delhi-based full-stack footwear brand, has recently enlisted the renowned Indian cricketer, MS Dhoni, as its brand ambassador to…
TIESTA Expands Product Portfolio with New Collection ‘SugarRush’
TIESTA has released its highly-anticipated summer collection, 'SugarRush'. This collection is the perfect way to elevate your summer shoe collection…
Davinchi Collabs with Footwear Label Desi Hangover
Metro Brands Limited's Davinchi brand is pleased to declare its partnership with the well-known Indian footwear label, Desi Hangover. The goal of…
Metro Brands to Acquire Cravatex Brands
Footwear retail chain Metro Brands has signed a share purchase agreement to acquire 100 percent shareholding of Cravatex Brands to expand its…
[Funding Alert] Yoho Secures Rs 20 Cr in Series A Round
D2C footwear startup Yoho has raised Rs 20 crore in a Series A funding round, the company said in a press release. The investment was led by Rajeev…
Solethreads Plans an Aggressive Expansion Across India
Solethreads, a leading casual footwear brand that started in 2019, is all set to increase its retail footprint by 5X in 2022. After establishing its…
Foot Locker Appoints Former Ulta Beauty Chief Marry Dillon as CEO
Foot Locker Inc appointed former Ulta Beauty head Mary Dillon as its chief executive officer, succeeding Richard Johnson. Foot Locker announced that…
Melissa Expands Offline Presence, Opens its Flagship Store in Mumbai
Marking its presence across the world, Melissa’s Real Jelly experience will now be available at one of the iconic retail destinations, Palladium mall…
Birkenstock India Expands Offline Presence, Opens Store at Select CITYWALK, Saket
BIRKENSTOCK, the global German lifestyle brand with a long-standing heritage for iconic footwear, is expanding its offline presence across the…
CENTRO Group Brings American Footwear Brand TOMS to India
South India’s largest multi-brand footwear chain, CENTRO has announced an exclusive partnership with American lifestyle brand TOMS to launch its …
Plaeto Ropes in Golfer Asmitha Sathish as its Brand Athlete
Plaeto, India’s first D2C foot-health-focused footwear brand for children, has announced professional golfer Asmitha Sathish as its brand athlete. …
Fizzy Goblet Launches New Line of Designer Footwear 'Fizzlet'
Fizzy Goblet has launched Fizzlet, the new line of designer footwear. Even though its designs are inspired by global trends, each piece of this…
Language Expands Retail Footprint, Opens Store at Lulu Global Mall, Bengaluru
Language, one of the leading homegrown leather footwear and accessories brands with an international presence for men and women announced the opening…
Metro Brands Q3 Net Profit Jumps 54.6 pc to Rs 100.85 cr
Footwear retail chain Metro Brands has reported a 54.63 percent jump in consolidated net profit to Rs 100.85 crore for the third quarter ended…
Solethreads Raises Venture Debt of Rs 2.5 Cr From Alteria Capital
Solethreads has launched the product recycling and reuse initiative ‘The Solester REUSE Programme’ that aims at sourcing sustainable materials and…
Pleasures X Crocs Forays in India
Crocs, Inc, which is a global leader in casual innovative footwear, has reconnected once again with LA-based streetwear brand, Pleasures, to release…
Reebok Fortifies Its Presence in Running Segment with 2 New Launches
Reebok, which is a leading fitness and lifestyle brand, has introduced new upgrades to its running footwear portfolio with the new Floatride Energy…
ASICS SportStyle Celebrates 35th Anniversary of the GT-II
ASICS SportStyle is celebrating the 35th birthday of the GT-II™ with a reintroduction of the model’s original colorway in ‘White/Monaco Blue’, as…
Superkicks Launches Its First Exclusive Apparel Collection, Superkicks Core
Superkicks, which is the Indian sneaker brand, is bringing their first exclusive apparel collection Superkicks Core, a line of premium basics that is…
Reebok Unveils Love & Equality Pack Featuring Classic Leather Legacy AZ
American-inspired global brand Reebok has unveiled its latest Classic Leather Legacy AZ campaign inspired by the themes of Love & Equality. The…
Rajeev Gopalakrishnan Appointed as President ? Asia Pacific at Bata Global Group
Footwear brand Bata has elevated Rajeev Gopalakrishnan as President – Asia Pacific market, the company confirmed. Gopalakrishnan’s tenure as…
adidas Launches 'Impossible is Nothing' Campaign with Athletes
Leading sportswear brand adidas has launched its ‘Impossible is Nothing’ campaign through the voice of athletes such as Rohit Sharma, Manpreet Singh…
Reebok x BEAMS Announces Launch of New Club C Laceless Mule
American-inspired global brand, Reebok and Japanese fashion retailer BEAMS have announced their latest product collaboration with the launch of Club…
Reebok Launches Serious Eye Candy with Reebok X Jelly Belly Footwear Collection in Bold Colors
Footwear and clothing brand Reebok and renowned candy company Jelly Belly have unveiled their collaboration Reebok X Jelly Belly footwear collection…
BIRKENSTOCK India Opens Mono-Brand Store at Gurugram's Ambience Mall
Germany-based global lifestyle brand BIRKENSTOCK has opened its first mono-brand store in the Gurugram’s Ambience Mall. The brand, known for its…
Indian Footwear Brand, Bacca Bucci, Announces Milestone Achievement of 5 Million Customers
Bacca Bucci, an Indian footwear brand, has carved a league of its own. The brand, which has been the category bestseller on Amazon for years, is now…
Reebok Unveils New Classic Leather Legacy AZ
Reebok has unveiled the Classic Leather Legacy AZ, a new silhouette inspired by the archival AZTEC II. The Classic Leather Legacy AZ is a re-imagined…
Shoe Brand Pastels And Pop Opens First Flagship Store in Bengaluru
Pastels and Pop, a handcrafted shoe brand, has launched its flagship store in Bengaluru. Many leading celebrities like Anushka Sharma, Sonam Kapoor,…
Fizzy Goblet Opens New Store at Mall of India, Noida
The one-stop destination for footwear, Fizzy Goblet, is all set to launch its fourth retail store in Noida’s DLF Mall of India. After starting out…
Neeman's to Disrupt the Indian Footwear Market with Launch of ReLive Knits
Neeman's, an innovative footwear brand that uses natural, renewable, and biodegradable fiber in its shoes, is once again set to disrupt the Indian…
Footwear Startup Neeman's Aims to Go Global
Neeman's, an eco-friendly footwear startup, has raised a Series-A round of funding of Rs 20 crore from Sixth Sense Ventures. The company will be…
Relaxo Deepens Retail Presence in Odisha
Footwear manufacturer Relaxo has opened its exclusive brand outlet in Odisha. The new store is a ‘one-for-all’ destination and offers a variety of…
Skechers Unveils Latest Footwear Collection with Ananya Panday
Skechers, the global lifestyle and performance footwear brand, is expanding its #OriginalsKeepMoving campaign with its new collection featuring…
BIRKENSTOCK Now Available On Nykaa Fashion
Rising temperatures demand that you level up your footwear game, pronto! Whether street or quirky, Nykaa Fashion has got your vibe covered with a…
Bata India Appoints Gunjan Shah as the New CEO
Footwear major Bata India Limited has announced the appointment of Gunjan Shah as its new Chief Executive Officer. Shah will be at the helm of the…
BIRKENSTOCK Further Expands Footprint; Opens 1st Mono-Brand Store in Chandigarh
BIRKENSTOCK, the global German lifestyle brand with a heritage in iconic footwear, has launched its first mono-brand store in Chandigarh. Popularly…
Footwear Brand Envie Escaso Launches On E-commerce Marketplaces?
Envie Escaso, a premium home-grown footwear brand makes its presence in the e-commerce space.  Supporting the initiative taken by the Government of…
Solethreads Raises Rs 13 crore in Series A Funding; Eyes Offline Presence
Solethreads, a youth-centric open footwear brand, has announced the completion of its Rs 13 crore Series A round of funding. The round saw…
Woodland Enters Personal Care Space; Launches Deodrants
Woodland, the worldwide much-reckoned brand known for its extensive line of footwear, performance Apparel, and outdoor Gear, has marked its entry…
Kartik Aaryan to Endorse Bata India
Footwear major, Bata India Limited, has announced Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan as company’s new brand ambassador. Carrying forward Bata’s fashion-…
BIRKENSTOCK Unveils First Mono-Brand Store in Bengaluru
BIRKENSTOCK, the global German lifestyle brand with a heritage in iconic footwear, has launched its first mono-brand store in Bengaluru. Being the…
Crocs Unveils its Biggest Store in India
Crocs, Inc. the global leader in innovative casual footwear for women, men, and children, has launched its biggest store in India. Spread across 950…
Bata India Posts 78 pc Decline in Q3 Profit to Rs 26.41 cr
Bata India has reported a 77.66% decline in its consolidated net profit to Rs 26.41 crore for the quarter ended December 2020, on account of lower…
German Footwear Giant BIRKENSTOCK To Expand Footprint Across India
BIRKENSTOCK, the global German lifestyle brand with a heritage in iconic footwear, is planning to expand its business by increasing its footprint…
Pazzion Sets Foot In E-Commerce Business With Amazon
Singapore’s fashionable and premium shoe-label Pazzion, known for its chic collection and modish yet comfy shoes for women, has been launched on the…
A Fizzy Surprise at Bangalore's Orion Mall
Online footwear favorite, Fizzy Goblet launched its third retail store in Bangalore’s Orion Brigade Gateway Mall after opening its first two in…
Cameleo Fashion Introduces Interchangeable Sandals for Women
Cameleo Fashion has launched India’s first-ever interchangeable sandals for women. The amazing innovation in footwear is sustainably designed to…
Sandeep Kataria is the first Indian to be roped in as Global CEO of Bata
The Bata Shoe Organization, one of the world’s leading manufacturers and retailers of quality footwear, has appointed Sandeep Kataria as Global CEO,…
Footwear brand ECCO Continued Its Strong Performance in 2019 - But Covid-19 Challenges the 2020 result
2019 was a successful year for ECCO with net sales of EUR 1.360 million (2018: EUR 1.309 million) and profit before tax of EUR 196 million (2018: EUR…
Skechers Collaborates With Goodyear On Designing World Class Footwears
Global footwear powerhouse Skechers is building on the technology in its footwear by collaborating with The Goodyear Rubber & Tire Company.…
Clarks looks to expand its EBOs to 150 in 3-4 years
Clarks is planning to increase its exclusive brand outlets (EBOs) from the current 50 to 150 in the next three to four years. The British iconic…
Paragon unveils its lifestyle brand EEKEN to target youth
Paragon Footwear has unveiled its athleisure and lifestyle brand EEKEN in order to target the young, fun and active Gen Z audience. The footwear…
Danish footwear brand ECCO ventures into the Indian market
ECCO, a Danish footwear brand, has opened its first store in Delhi-NCR at Ambience Mall, foraying into the Indian market. The brand offers women…
Tiger Shroff to endorse Japanese footwear firm ASICS in India
ASICS, the Japanese footwear company, has roped in Bollywood star Tiger Shroff as its Brand Ambassador in India. The With this partnership, Tiger…
Crocs enters into another designer collaboration with Vera Bradley
American footwear brand Crocs has announced another designer collaboration partnership with women's apparel and lifestyle brand Vera Bradley. With…
Footwear brand Flite ropes in Ranveer Singh as its Brand Ambassador
Relaxo Footwears Ltd has roped in Ranveer Singh as brand ambassador for footwear brand  ‘Flite’. With this new association, Flite is aiming to…
Bata Plans to Expand Footprint Across Multi-Brand Shoe Stores
Bata, India's largest shoe retailer, plans to expand its reach across multi-brand footwear outlets in India in a bid to reach more shoppers. Bata,…
Tennis footwear brand 'K-Swiss' launched in India by BFL Brand Folio
K-Swiss, an American tennis shoe brand, has entered into the Indian market through its brand licensee partner BFL Brand Folio. The brand is planning…
Clarks appoints new Chief Executive Officer
Clarks, the leading global casual footwear brand, has announced the appointment of Giorgio Presca as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Presca will be…