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A $4.16 billion global leader in the performance and lifestyle footwear industry (as of year-end 2017), Skechers USA, Inc. designs, develops and markets more than 3,000 styles for men, women and children. Skechers’ success stems from its employees, high-quality, varied product offering, diversified domestic and international distribution channels, and targeted multi-channel marketing. The company offers two distinct footwear categories: a lifestyle division and performance footwear. The company also offers branded apparel, accessories, eyewear, scrubs and more. The Company sells its footwear in department, specialty and independent stores, as well as through more than 2,650 Skechers retail stores and at skechers.com.

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As the first – and now only – shoe care range manufactured in the United Kingdom, Cherry Blossom has an unrivalled history of providing total product protection and a performance-based heritage spanning over 100 years. The Cherry Blossom story dates back to 1906 and started with a commitment to polish, protect and prolong the lifespan of all types of footwear. Over the years, the Cherry Blossom range has evolved and grown to meet the demands of consumers, new footwear materials and traditional British weather – with the principle of protection always remaining at the forefront. The brand’s aim is a simple one – to prepare footwear for the chaos of an unpredictable world and to give you the freedom you need to live a life uninhibited. Cherry Blossom products are suitable for all footwear types and materials, leaving you with the protection you need, at the moment you need it most.

As a world-class British shoemaker, making in excess of 2 million pairs of shoes each year in our UK factory based in Lancashire, Hotter offers a range of premium footwear for both men and women. Every single pair of Hotter shoes delivers comfortable life performance thanks to the Fit, Bounce, Flex features designed into in every pair; from super-soft leathers and nubucks to pillow-soft cushioning, a range of sizes and extra flexibility. Since the company was founded in 1959, we have grown from strength to strength and have been the UK’s biggest shoe manufacturer since 2010.

With over 70 years of experience in the shoe making industry Froddo continues to offer stylish and comfortable children’s shoes made from premium quality leather.  Froddo works closely with specialist podiatrists to create comfortable footwear with good support for young feet so that healthy development is possible.

Froddo work hard to provide the best children’s shoes and customer service possible to retailers and to support them wherever they can.

Launched in 1958, Hush Puppies® has had a history of bringing color and optimism to a boring, brown shoe category. Today, Hush Puppies® exists to inspire our consumers to live life on the bright side. We believe that optimism is contagious and that by encouraging positivity we can help shape a better world. Additionally, we want everyone to feel comfortable in themselves, and in their shoes. The Hush Puppies® brand is licensed to third parties engaged in the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of apparel, handbags, eyewear, socks, watches and plush toys sold around the world. With over 850 stores and more than 3500 shop-in-shops, Hush Puppies®, with its basset hound icon, is one of the most well-known and loved brands worldwide.

LEGeRO is the comfort shoe for modern women, the collection features modern, clear and timeless designs. The focus is on functionality and a perfect fit, both of which are taken to the next level with sophisticated details.  Legero is a brand partner of GORE-TEX.

The Legero brand is a property of Legero United GesmbH headquartered in Graz (Styria). Legero has been in the UK & Ireland since 2009 and has become ‘My feet’s favourite shoe’.

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As the UK’s national footwear event, Moda Footwear brings together a wide spectrum of footwear in an inspiration style showcase. Playing host to the full range of women’s, men’s and children’s styles from industry staples to emerging designers, Moda Footwear offers a wealth of potential for cross-sector buying. Situated adjacent to Moda Woman & Accessories, the event attracts over 7000 key buyers each season, over 97% of whom have purchasing responsibility and use Moda as their seasonal commercial buying platform. The show hosts inspiring catwalk shows throughout the three days bringing fashion and footwear to life in an exciting runway format.

Winner of Childrens Brand of the year in 2018, the Austrian brand Superfit has been assuming “big responsibility for your feet” for four decades and the brand is a longstanding European market leader in the field of children’s shoes. Every year, approx. 4 million pairs are manufactured and sold in over 40 countries worldwide. Twice a year, two Collections are launched, each comprising roughly 130 models and over 500 colour options. The Superfit brand is a property of Legero Schuhfabrik GesmbH headquartered in Graz (Styria). Superfit has been in the UK for over 20 years.

Padders creative designers have been working flat out and have done an amazing job to provide a SS19 range that will be delivered in February. The AW19 range is already finished and read to forward sell early in the New Year. However, there is no time to stand still and with the company’s first SS20 meeting behind them, they can see a new focused direction for Padders emerging that concentrates on its core values: comfort, fit and style and of course, with stock backing and outstanding customer service!

Padders invites you to enjoy the coming year with them and look forward to meeting you at Moda in February and throughout the selling seasons.

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Sue Wiseman
01622 699185