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Footwear Executive George Malkemus Remembered as ‘Bright Light’

George Malkemus built Manolo Blahnik's business in the U.S.

Nordstrom’s Corporate Responsibility Plan

Corporate responsibility has been a central part of Nordstrom's mission since the beginning.

Nordstrom: Shoes First

How Tacey Powers and the close-knit Nordstrom shoe team are tapping into hot markets, navigating supply chain…

Nordstrom’s Teri Bariquit Talks ‘Resilience’ in Face of Challenges

During a tumultuous period, Nordstrom's chief merchandising officer is proving that a little out-of-the-box…

Pete Nordstrom: The Brand Builder

Pete Nordstrom doesn't want to follow the old retail rules. How he's breaking the mold and unlocking the…

Franco Fieramosca, Former Gucci and Prada Executive, Dies at 81

Franco Fieramosca was instrumental in building the footwear businesses of Gucci, Prada and other luxury…

John Camuto, Member of Camuto Shoe Family, Dies at 31

The son of the late Vince Camuto served at Camuto Group and also had his own shoe line.

Zappos Cofounder Tony Hsieh Dies at Age 46

Tony Hsieh cofounded Zappos in 1999 and pioneered many of the online and corporate strategies in use today.

Footwear News Launches China Edition

China Mind Next, which also produces WWD China and Beauty Inc China, will be the licensee for FN China.

Luxury Vegan Footwear Label Pīferi Set for Harrods Debut

Pīferi is set to make its debut at Harrods in London, where it will be sold exclusively for the next month.

Sergio Rossi Dies at 84

The footwear legend built one of Italy's most storied luxury shoe brands and inspired generations of…

Former Jimmy Choo, Burberry Designer Launches Vegan Footwear Brand

After building his résumé at Jimmy Choo and Burberry, Alfredo Piferi is striking out on his own with the…

Informa Partners With Micam Milano

The two are launching a U.S. event after Footwear News ended its collaboration with the footwear trade show.

Accessories Highlights at Milan Fashion Week

Accessories brands were out in full force at Milan Fashion Week. Precious embellishments, a vibrant, joyful…

Accessories Scene: Milan Fashion Week Spring 2019

Eye-catching, yet functional and sophisticated at the same time, accessories in Milan popped with colors…