Steve Madden


Business Features

Training App for Associates Paying Off for Retailers

Multimedia Plus’ Incite mobile app allows sales associates to train in the moments between customer visits and interactions.

clock May 31, 2018Lauren Olsen and Arthur Zaczkiewicz

A look from Cult Gaia


Cult Gaia Seeks $15 Million for Steve Madden’s ‘Blatant’ Copying

The trendy brand isn’t backing down from a fight over its popular bamboo bag.

clock May 16, 2018Kali Hays

Brian Atwood, Steve Madden'Maddman: The Steve Madden Story' film premiere, New York, USA - 30 Nov 2017


Steve Madden Has Nothing Left to Hide

“Maddman,” a new documentary of the shoe designer’s turbulent life, premiered Thursday in New York.

clock December 1, 2017Andrew Nodell

Brooklyn Beckham and Chloe Grace Moretz


FN Achievement Awards Honor Hailey Baldwin, Virgil Abloh

Baldwin was crowned Style Influencer of the Year, while Abloh scooped up the award for Shoe of the Year.

clock November 29, 2017Alexa Tietjen

Steve Madden has just bought a swanky new aparment at 252 East 57th Street.

Celebrity Real Estate

Steve Madden Is Moving to Manhattan’s Billionaires’ Row

The shoe mogul reportedly dropped $12 million on a condo on the borough’s most expensive street.

clock September 8, 2017Kathryn Hopkins

Details at Valentino Resort 2018


Valentino Claims Steve Madden Ripped Off Purse, Strap Designs

The luxury house isn’t happy with its designs allegedly showing up on Steve Madden wares.

clock June 6, 2017Kali Hays

Caroline Vreeland Caroline Vreeland and Steve Madden Campaign Launch With V Magazine, New York, USA - 31 May 2017


Caroline Vreeland Talks Social Hiatus at Steve Madden Campaign Launch

The budding multihyphenate is the face of Steve Madden’s new global campaign.

clock June 1, 2017Kali Hays

Boots from the Supreme, Undercover collaboration with Dr. Martens.


Steve Madden Wants Dr. Martens’ Trademarks Nixed in Legal Battle

The shoe brand said a suit by Dr. Martens is not only unfounded, but that its designs aren’t worthy of trademark protection.

clock May 26, 2017Kali Hays

The DM's Lite line includes Newton, a take on the classic Dr. Martens 1460 boot.


WWD Law Review: Meal Breaks, Pregnancy Leave and Copying

Issues in the law this week included legally mandated meal breaks, pregnancy leave at Nicole Miller and alleged copying of a Dr. Martens design.

clock March 21, 2017Julie Zerbo

Sunchild dress


Los Angeles-based Clothing Line Sun Child Launches Online, in Specialty Boutiques

Former fashion publicist Elissa Kravetz’s new Los Angeles-based clothing label, Sun Child, launches online and in specialty boutiques.

clock August 22, 2016Marcy Medina

Steve Madden's "Sassey" stiletto-heel on the left and Aquazzura’s "Wild Thing" stiletto-heel on the right


Aquazzura Alleges Infringement Claims Against Steve Madden Ltd.

The lawsuit also includes alleged infringement of a patent design.

clock June 27, 2016Vicki M. Young

Skechers, GOwalk


Skechers Sues Steven Madden Over ‘Go Walk’ Design

Plaintiff seeks compensatory and punitive damages and injunctive relief.

clock July 8, 2015Arnold J. Karr

Mergers and Acquisitions

Steve Madden Acquires Blondo IP Assets

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

clock January 28, 2015Vicki M. Young



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