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Shoe-In

By Footwear Distributors & Retailers of America (FDRA)

Covering the ins and outs of all things footwear, from sneakers to heels, loafers to slippers and every type of shoe in between. Brought to you by the FDRA and FFANY, the footwear industry’s associations focused on retail, trade, politics and fashion…helping create and enhance conversations on all things footwear.

  1. 1.
    #127 Shoe-In Sit-down on Sandals with Jerusalem Sandals and Okabashi15 October 2018
    22:13
  2. 2.
    #126 The Ongoing Fight to Wear Out Poverty with Buddy Teaster of Soles4Souls8 October 2018
    35:47
  3. 3.
    #125 The Inside Story of Dutch Fashion Footwear Brand Blackstone Shoes1 October 2018
    22:28
  4. 4.
    #124 It's Gettin' Hot in Herre with Hotter Shoes24 September 2018
    33:09
  5. 5.
    #123 The Art of Launching a Shoe Brand with Casca17 September 2018
    30:59
  6. 6.
    #122 Cliff Sifford from Shoe Carnival is Back!10 September 2018
    33:32
  7. 7.
    #121 Tales from the Trade War with China3 September 2018
    34:56
  8. 8.
    #120 Understanding the USITC with Laura Rodriguez27 August 2018
    39:23
  1. 9.
    #119 Rules for Revolutionaries: Lessons from the Sneaker Market w/ Matt Powell20 August 2018
    39:20
  2. 10.
    #118 Revolutionary Footwear Retail & the Evolution of Consumerism w/ Foot Locker's Dick Johnson13 August 2018
    33:24
  3. 11.
    #117 Revolutionizing Footwear Consumer Engagement in the Digital World6 August 2018
    40:23
  4. 12.
    #116 Talking Independent Footwear Retail with Ted McGreer of Ted's Shoe & Sport30 July 2018
    34:54
  5. 13.
    #115 Designers and PD Teams Rejoice! Material Exchange is Here!23 July 2018
    40:15
  6. 14.
    #114 Lightin' it up with Chris Burns16 July 2018
    45:19
  7. 15.
    #113 Keeping Pace with Pacers Running9 July 2018
    35:38
  8. 16.
    #112 Inside Wolverine Worldwide: footwear development innovation and production transformation to increase their speed to market2 July 2018
    27:10
  9. 17.
    #111 The Magic of Footwear Material Management from an Industry Vet25 June 2018
    29:50
  10. 18.
    #110 Exploring Essential Footwear Material Shows with Hisham Muhareb18 June 2018
    31:09
  11. 19.
    #109 Andy & Matt Talk Lee & Barrett with Brandon Cohn11 June 2018
    30:39
  12. 20.
    #108 FFANY Shoes on Sale Turns 25!4 June 2018
    25:37
  13. 21.
    #107 The Art of Footwear Craftsmanship with Marcell Mrsan28 May 2018
    27:39
  14. 22.
    #106 Saxon Shoes Sit Down with Gary Weiner21 May 2018
    28:25
  15. 23.
    A Critical Analysis of the Changing Footwear Business Model and Consumer16 May 2018
    28:11
  16. 24.
    #105 Exploring Innovative Footwear Design with Tiffany Beers14 May 2018
    28:47
  17. 25.
    #104 FFANY Market Weeks are Changing...Are You Ready?7 May 2018
    28:13
  18. 26.
    #103 Jasmine Explores Upcoming Leather Footwear Trends30 April 2018
    27:04
  19. 27.
    #102 Jasmine Explores Upcoming Kids Footwear Trends with Boatilus, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Synclaire Brands23 April 2018
    16:24
  20. 28.
    #101 The Current State of Footwear Sourcing with BBC's Josue Solano16 April 2018
    30:02
  21. 29.
    #100 Our 100th Episode!9 April 2018
    38:21
  22. 30.
    #99 Jasmine Explores Upcoming Outdoor Footwear Trends with Sorel, KEEN, and Timberland2 April 2018
    28:41
  23. 31.
    #98 Launching a New Footwear Brand with Bill Snowden of Jane and the Shoe26 March 2018
    35:54
  24. 32.
    #97 Dissecting the British Footwear Empire with John Saunders19 March 2018
    31:14
  25. 33.
    #96 Real-time Footwear Quality Updates with Quality Corrections & Inspections12 March 2018
    20:22
  26. 34.
    #95 Footwear Design Download with Pensole Footwear Design Academy5 March 2018
    32:14
  27. 35.
    #94 The Evolution of Footwear Media with the Esteemed Michael Atmore26 February 2018
    37:21
  28. 36.
    #93 The Meaning of Shoes and Their Various Styles with Elizabeth Semmelhack19 February 2018
    27:17
  29. 37.
    #92 The World of Independent Footwear Retail with Chiappetta Shoes12 February 2018
    28:41
  30. 38.
    #91 One Big Fashion Footwear in Focus Segment with Jasmine5 February 2018
    23:33
  31. 39.
    #90 Exploring the Amazing Bata Shoe Museum with Elizabeth Semmelhack29 January 2018
    28:54
  32. 40.
    #89 Footwear Holiday Retail Review22 January 2018
    30:51
  33. 41.
    #88 Exploring Footwear Manufacturing Options in Nicaragua15 January 2018
    25:07
  34. 42.
    #87 To Milano and Back with Rising Footwear Designer Den Ly8 January 2018
    27:18
  35. 43.
    #86 Bold 2018 Predictions with NAM's Chief Economist Chad Moutray1 January 2018
    30:18
  36. 44.
    #85 Shoe-In Year-end Fun Around the Proverbial Footwear Christmas Tree25 December 2017
    30:07
  37. 45.
    #84 Exploring the Great Outdoors with Columbia Sportswear's Tim Boyle18 December 2017
    27:09
  38. 46.
    #83 Holiday Shoe Shopping with Famous Footwear's Rick Ausick11 December 2017
    33:08
  39. 47.
    #82 Holiday Footwear Retail Trends in Real Time4 December 2017
    29:34
  40. 48.
    #81 British Footwear Invasion with Paul Bridge from SGS27 November 2017
    27:44
  41. 49.
    #80 Navigating Corporate Partisan Politics in the Age of Trump20 November 2017
    33:09
  42. 50.
    #79 Real-Time Sneaker Industry Analysis with ARCH-USA.com's Chris Burns13 November 2017
    42:28
  43. 51.
    #78 Honoring Military Veterans and Their Footwear with Matt's Mom & Dad6 November 2017
    35:12
  44. 52.
    #77 Talking Tax Reform & Footwear with FDRA's Thomas Crockett1 November 2017
    34:20
  45. 53.
    #76 LaCrosse & Farrow Tackle Footwear Logistics & Customs in Real Time30 October 2017
    33:02
  46. 54.
    #75 Portland, Packaging, Printing, and 'Pliance23 October 2017
    30:00
  47. 55.
    #74 Footwear Folks Supporting Key Charitable Organizations @ Brews & Shoes 201716 October 2017
    27:55
  48. 56.
    #73 The Comfort & Style of Børn Shoes with John Heron9 October 2017
    22:36
  49. 57.
    #72 The Shoe Life & Shoe Times of the Amazing Bob Campbell2 October 2017
    28:28
  50. 58.
    #71 Getting the Shoe Details from Genesco's Andy Gilbert25 September 2017
    21:26
  51. 59.
    #70 The NPD Group's Beth Goldstein & the Current State of Footwear Retail18 September 2017
    32:48
  52. 60.
    #69 Exploring the Dominance of Steve Madden with Ed Rosenfeld11 September 2017
    25:53
  53. 61.
    Special Innovation Series, Episode 3: Two Key KEENers Discuss Their Innovative Roles6 September 2017
    14:44
  54. 62.
    Special Innovation Series, Episode 2: Built in America in Focus with KEEN6 September 2017
    19:03
  55. 63.
    Special Innovation Series, Episode 1: On Tour in KEEN's US Factory6 September 2017
    30:12
  56. 64.
    #68 Analyzing Footwear Industry Financials with Sam Poser4 September 2017
    26:11
  57. 65.
    Roadisode #20 Deer Stags Concepts30 August 2017
    5:42
  58. 66.
    Roadisode #19 Blackstone Shoes30 August 2017
    5:48
  59. 67.
    #67 FN Platform in Focus with Leslie Gallin30 August 2017
    19:58
  60. 68.
    #66 Exploring Footbeds, Fashion, & E-commerce with Birkenstock's David Kahan28 August 2017
    36:49
  61. 69.
    #65 The Footwear Show About Nothing21 August 2017
    29:23
  62. 70.
    #64 How Footwear Companies and Employees Can Protect Against Cyber Attacks & Hacks14 August 2017
    33:02
  63. 71.
    #63 Matt Powell on Back to School Shoe Sales and Marketplace Shifts7 August 2017
    26:54
  64. 72.
    #62 The King of Comfort on OrthoLite's 20 Years of Insole Innovations31 July 2017
    24:46
  65. 73.
    #61 Foot-Where? A Discussion On Dynamic Dichotomies Impacting Global Footwear Production24 July 2017
    33:28
  66. 74.
    #60 A Holistic Approach to 21st Century Footwear Sourcing and Merchandising17 July 2017
    26:35
  67. 75.
    #59 Top Shoe Movies You May or May Not Want to Watch10 July 2017
    21:25
  68. 76.
    #58 Overcoming Your Footwear Trade 'Trumpression'3 July 2017
    27:41
  69. 77.
    #57 Footwear Customs Updates You Need Now!26 June 2017
    25:45
  70. 78.
    #56 Exploring Summer 2017 Footwear Biznaz Trends19 June 2017
    27:53
  71. 79.
    #55 Rethinking Footwear Innovation with the SLEM Institute12 June 2017
    47:47
  72. 80.
    #54 Footwear Download with Mike Sorabella, CEO of the New & Improved Shoes.com5 June 2017
    32:02
  73. 81.
    #53 Footwear Consumer Sentiment in Real Time with the NPD Group29 May 2017
    33:54
  74. 82.
    #52 Beyond Hashtags - How Social Media Influencers Can Boost Your Brand22 May 2017
    29:40
  75. 83.
    #51 Getting to Know the Next Great Footwear Designer15 May 2017
    29:25
  76. 84.
    #50 What Makes Keen Footwear So UNEEK?8 May 2017
    29:31
  77. 85.
    #49 Footwear Factory Compliance in Developing Countries: What You Should Know1 May 2017
    30:16
  78. 86.
    #48 Wearing Out Poverty with Buddy Teaster & Soles4Souls24 April 2017
    36:20
  79. 87.
    Special: Talking Kick-Ass Kicks with 311's P-Nut19 April 2017
    30:22
  80. 88.
    #47 Specialty Running in Focus with Fleet Feet17 April 2017
    31:28
  81. 89.
    #46 Elevating Global Footwear Factories with Ian Spaulding10 April 2017
    30:09
  82. 90.
    #45 FFANY Fashion Fun with Ron Fromm3 April 2017
    26:05
  83. 91.
    #44 Greasing the Skids for Global Footwear Sales27 March 2017
    27:34
  84. 92.
    #43 Footwear Innovation on the March: Lessons from Deckers' Chris Hillyer20 March 2017
    29:19
  85. 93.
    #42 Clowning Around with Shoe Carnival's Cliff Sifford13 March 2017
    21:56
  86. 94.
    #41 South of the Border with Mexican Footwear Production Experts6 March 2017
    24:12
  87. 95.
    Roadisode #18: Talking Boot Trends with Timberland3 March 2017
    6:25
  88. 96.
    Roadisode #17: The Latest and Greatest from Nine West3 March 2017
    5:11
  89. 97.
    Roadisode #16: Kickin' it with Keds3 March 2017
    7:31
  90. 98.
    Roadisode #15: Catching up with Clarks3 March 2017
    8:17
  91. 99.
    Roadisode #14: Breaking Down Born's Continued Success with John Heron3 March 2017
    6:53
  92. 100.
    Roadisode #13: Breaking Bread with Blackstone Shoes3 March 2017
    5:29
  93. 101.
    #40 Fashion Footwear in Focus with Chinese Laundry's Tsering Namgyal27 February 2017
    29:53
  94. 102.
    #39 Import Strategies to Lower Footwear Costs20 February 2017
    32:19
  95. 103.
    #38 Footwear Policy Review in Real-time: What is Going on?!15 February 2017
    38:48
  96. 104.
    #37 Are We in the Middle of an Athletic Footwear Malaise?13 February 2017
    28:22
  97. 105.
    #36 You Run a Global Footwear Business, Do You Know the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act?6 February 2017
    30:31
  98. 106.
    #35 Happy Chinese New Year! with Clay Jenkins of Caleres30 January 2017
    26:48
  99. 107.
    #34 Adjusting to Border Adjustability23 January 2017
    32:46
  100. 108.
    #33 Seven Significant Footwear Business Trends Entering 201716 January 2017
    31:21
  101. 109.
    #32 Exploring Wolverine Worldwide's Global Footprint with Mike Jeppesen9 January 2017
    23:43
  102. 110.
    #31 Foster the Footwear People: Catching Up with Cole Haan's Ed Foster2 January 2017
    28:26
  103. 111.
    #30 Boxing Day Special: The Australian Footwear Market in Focus26 December 2016
    24:20
  104. 112.
    #29 A Tour of the Italian Footwear Landscape19 December 2016
    23:09
  105. 113.
    #28 Cursing Footwear Customs One Classification at a Time12 December 2016
    27:38
  106. 114.
    Roadisode #5: Teva7 December 2016
    8:06
  107. 115.
    Roadisode #4: Run, Jump, Plae7 December 2016
    8:09
  108. 116.
    Roadisode #3: Crocs7 December 2016
    7:07
  109. 117.
    Roadisode #2: Birkenstock7 December 2016
    7:32
  110. 118.
    Roadisode #1: Shoe-In at the Big Reveal7 December 2016
    18:28
  111. 119.
    #27 Footwear Executive Insights Into Holiday Sales5 December 2016
    26:23
  112. 120.
    #26 Tracking Global Footwear Logistics with an Expert28 November 2016
    27:51
  113. 121.
    #25 Slipper Time with the Slipper King, Greg Tunney21 November 2016
    27:38
  114. 122.
    #24 Footwear Millennials in Focus w/ Matt Powell14 November 2016
    28:01
  115. 123.
    #23 Unpacking the Unknown Risks in the Footwear Supply Chain7 November 2016
    24:58
  116. 124.
    #22 The Ins & Outs on All Things Sneakers & Sneaker Culture31 October 2016
    31:09
  117. 125.
    #21 Ethiopia and Footwear - Tales from FDRA's Recent Trade Mission24 October 2016
    28:40
  118. 126.
    Special Episode: Will the 2016 Election Throw Shade on Footwear Trade?20 October 2016
    32:05
  119. 127.
    #20 Exploring Fall Outdoor Footwear Trends w/ Matt Powell17 October 2016
    27:12
  120. 128.
    #19 Buzzing Around with The Shoe Hive10 October 2016
    33:27
  121. 129.
    #18 Must Know Tips For Launching the Next Great Footwear Brand3 October 2016
    24:44
  122. 130.
    Special: Talking Footwear Trade with President Obama's Chief Trade Rep28 September 2016
    32:58
  123. 131.
    #17 Protect Your Footwear Brand Fools!26 September 2016
    29:57
  124. 132.
    #16 Shoe Retail Trends to Know Now19 September 2016
    32:43
  125. 133.
    #15 Political Trade Reporting with a Pro12 September 2016
    32:22
  126. 134.
    #14 Shoe Songs You Should Know5 September 2016
    29:28
  127. 135.
    #13 MAGIC Show Recap With USFIA29 August 2016
    34:40
  128. 136.
    #12 Compliance Continuous Improvement22 August 2016
    37:10
  129. 137.
    #11 Back-to-School!15 August 2016
    28:35
  130. 138.
    #10 Current Global Unrest’s Impact on Footwear8 August 2016
    32:25
  131. 139.
    #9 Shoe Show Season is Here!1 August 2016
    33:58
  132. 140.
    #8 Footwear Production Memory Lane25 July 2016
    37:05
  133. 141.
    #7 The "New" China18 July 2016
    29:30
  134. 142.
    #6 All in the Footwear Family11 July 2016
    41:24
  135. 143.
    #5 Current State of US Economy -- Manufacturing to Retail4 July 2016
    33:01
  136. 144.
    #4 Shoe Politics 201627 June 2016
    29:00
  137. 145.
    #3 Competing for Footwear Customers in the 21st Century20 June 2016
    23:45
  138. 146.
    #2 Foot-where?13 June 2016
    24:29
  139. 147.
    #1 - Shoe-ting the Breeze with FFANY's Ron Fromm1 June 2016
    21:44

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