The Footwear Industry Award Winners Named
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The Footwear Industry Award Winners Named

In February, the first The Footwear Industry Award winners were named in Birmingham. This year it was held under the slogan “UNITED THE INDUSTRY”. The award was established by the three British Footwear Associations, the Independent Footwear Retailers Association and the Society of Shoe Fitters. The awards were presented in 19 nominations, including the best sellers of men's, women's and children's shoes, the best chains and the best startups, the best service and the best sales representatives. This is the first time an event of this magnitude has taken place in the United Kingdom. The organizers have promised to make the award annual.

The winning brands The Footwear Industry Award:

The best brand of men's shoes - Loake Shoemakers

The best brand of women's shoes - Paul Green

The best brand of children's shoes - Garvalin

Best Sports Shoes - Skechers

Best Brand Representative - Nick West (Compass Footwear)

The best brand of comfortable shoes - Padders

The best brand of fashion shoes - Hunters

Best Independent Men's Shoes Retailer - Bishops

Best Independent Women's Shoes Retailer - Friary Shoes

Best Independent Kids Shoes Retailer - Pares Footwear

Best Sports Shoes Retailer - Whalley Warm & Dry

Best retail chain - Charles Clinkard

Best e-Retailer - Edward Meeks

Best Customer Service - Rieker

Best Student of the Year - David O'Dwyer, Cushyfeet of Limerick

Best Startup of the Year - Angels and Urchins

Brand of the Year - Rieker

Person of the Year - Laura West, Society of Shoe Fitters

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The first The Footwear Industry Award winners were named in Birmingham in February. This year it was held under the slogan - "UNITED THE INDUSTRY" (UNITED THE ...

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