Footwear Essays

Sneaker Slaves on Dazed Digital by Pinar&viola

As artist and designers we’re always attracted by cultural excesses. That’s where the beauty and the horror of present time shines out in it’s optimum. This time we found beauty behind the hidden doors of the booming world of sneakers, one of the lasting veteran icons of American consumer culture. When I meet an attractive boy, his shoes are the first thing I look at. We all know that you can tell so much about a person by what they…

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Principles of Marketing – Shoes

For most women shoes are probably the most important part of the whole outfit. The shoes you wear can increase your confidence or destroy it, and you can never have enough. Companies capitalize on this idea by mostly targeting women when they are marketing their shoe products. The market for fashion forward men is growing rapidly, thus more stores are providing a lot more variety of men’s shoes as well. The shoe market is divided into three major product categories…

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Footwear International

Footwear International is a multinational manufacturer and marketer of footwear with 83 companies in 70 countries with one of these locations is in Bangladesh, where John Carlson is the managing director. Bangladesh has had a turbulent history in the 20th century and over 85% of the population is Moslem (Thomas, 2003). An article in the Meillat, a newspaper with pro Libyan preferences, made reference to the design of the insole of a sandal included the Arabic spelling of the word…

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Porters Five Forces of Apex

Introduction: Gallerie Apex is the local manufacturing and retail wing of Apex Adelchi Footwear Limited (AAFL). With over 146 own retail outlets and 275 authorized resellers, Gallerie Apex ensures nationwide coverage of its diverse range of footwear for its consumers. Through its eight in-house brands, namely Venturini, Apex Men’s, Sprint, Moochie, Nino Rossi, Sandra Rosa, Apex Women’s and Apex Kids, Gallerie Apex carries a huge selection of shoes and sandals, ensuring that each of our valued customer finds the footwear…

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Manufacturing Background

Shoes have the hardest job of any apparel. They travel between your weight and the ground. Shoes are often taken for granted, people only noticed their shoes when it’s all worn up, dirty, and needed to be replaced. Taking care of your shoes is not just about making your shoes look good, which would be reason enough to take care of them. It’s also about preserving and adding to the life of your shoes. Whether you spend a lot on…

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Charles and Keith Wong

Charles & Keith is an international fashion footwear brand with more than 190 stores all around the world. Charles & Keith were founded in 1996 by brothers Charles and Keith Wong. With the key concept of ladies footwear and accessories brand, the brand has flourished and grown into a global international brand. Now, with young and trendy designs to catch the attention of the youth, Charles & Keith has developed a line of fashion designs that cater to the latest…

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Banana Peeling as an Alternative Shoe Polish

ii.Abstract We all know that our country today is suffering from crisis. That was the reason why we want to launch this study, since shoe polish now a days is very needed and is costly, we want to produce a more cheaper and efficient shoe polish to use. This project determines the possibility of the variety of banana peelings as shoe polish cream. Then it was compared to the commercial shoe polish in terms of effectiveness using the acceptability test….

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