March 8, 2017
Footwear Plus Magazine announced the Plus Award winners for excellence in retail and design, proudly sponsored by FFANY. We congratulate these prestigious and influential brands in the footwear industry. Read all about the 22 winners and why they are leading the game at FootwearPlusMagazine.com.
A very special tribute and congratulations to lifetime achievement winner – Robert Goldberg, President of Harry’s Shoes. “A lifelong student of retail, sitting at the head of the class when it comes to knowing the nuances of the market and always positioning his store ahead of the curve.” – Greg Dutter, Editor of Footwear Plus. Read his profile in excellence here…
Retailers – it’s time to make appointments! Check out the fabulous roster of member brands participating in the upcoming New York Shoe Expo at the NY Hilton Midtown, February 6-8, and market week, February 5-9. Many NY showrooms are open all week: Monday – Friday. You can also utilize the FFANY App to download the show directory on your iPhone or iPad, available free at the App store, search keyword FFANY.
Looking to gain knowledge and skills in the world of shoemaking? FFANY is proud to partner with the experts at Arsutoria School to bring the 5-day course “The Art of Shoemaking” to Los Angeles from March 12-16. A big thank you to the Two Ten Footwear Foundation, who is offering a full scholarship ($2,500 value) to footwear industry employees looking to advance their careers through education – learn more.