Footwear Industry Awards 2015 Winners

Men’s Brand of the Year
Sponsored by Out on a Limb

Winner: Clarks
Highly Commended: Anatomic & Co

Ladies Brand of the Year –
Sponsored by MODA Footwear

Winner: Gabor
Highly Commended: Rieker

Children’s Brand of the Year
Winner: Pediped
Highly Commended: Ricosta

Sports Brand of the Year
Winner: Nike
Highly Commended: Skechers

Outdoor Brand of the Year
Winner: Timberland
Highly Commended: North face

Comfort/Wellness Brand of the Year
Winner: Rieker
Highly Commended: Clarks

Fashion Brand of the Year
Winner: Skechers
Highly Commended: Fly London

Shoecare & Accessories Brand of the Year
Winner: Shoestring
Highly Commended: Cherry Blossom

Footwear Brand of the Year
Winner: Skechers
Highly Commended: Pediped

Men’s Independent Retailer of the Year
Winner: North Shoes
Highly Commended: Charles Clinkard

Ladies Independent Retailer of the Year 
Sponsored by Rieker

Winner: Charles Clinkard
Highly Commended: Soles With Heart

Children’s Independent Retailer of the Year 
Sponsored by Pediped

Winner: Soles With Heart
Highly Commended: Belle Enfants

Sports/Outdoor Independent Retailer of the Year 
Sponsored by Camel Active

Winner: Mountainfeet
Highly Commended: North Shoes

New Independent Retailer of the Year 
Sponsored by Gabor

Winner: The Brogue Trader
Highly Commended: Muddy Frogs

Multiple Independent Retailer of the Year 
Sponsored by IFRA

Winner: John Lewis
Highly Commended: Charles Clinkard

Family Independent Retailer of the Year 
Sponsored by Skechers

Winner: Johnsons Shoes
Highly Commended: Charles Clinkard

Platinum Shoe Award
Sponsored by Footwear Today

Winner: Marcus Baker – Legero
Highly Commended: Steve Frost – Rieker

Student Shoe Fitter of the Year
Sponsored by Society Of Shoe Fitters (SSF)

Winner: Rebecca Thorne

Leader in Customer Service
Winner: Matt Wright – Pediped
Highly Commended: Anthony Freer and Team – Footwear International

Best use of Technology/retailer of the Year
Sponsored by BFA

Winner: Rieker
Highly Commended: Gardiner Bros

Personality of the Year
Winner: Ross Pickbourne – Gabor

Footwear Designer of the Year
Winner: Emily Jupp – Milly J Shoes
Highly Commended: Matt Wright – Pediped

National Shop Front of the Year
Sponsored by Remonte

Winner: CooShoo