Chicago Tribune

The death of the shoe salesman is long overdue
Chicago Tribune
Another storied occupation is on its way out and the replacement is neither robots nor foreign workers. We're witnessing the death of the shoe salesman. Macy's recently said it would convert more shoe departments to an "open sell" format, where ...



UPI.com

JJ Watt gets shoe cake for birthday
UPI.com
J.J. Watt and Wheels Up Founder and CEO Kenny Dichter smile on the stage at the Wheels Up Super Saturday Tailgate event on the eve of Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texas on February 4, 2017. The New England Patriots will play the Atlanta Falcons in ...
[PHOTOS] JJ Watt Gets Birthday Cake Shaped Like His ShoeCBS Houston

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Disability Scoop

Nike Improves Shoe Accessibility
Disability Scoop
Nike first introduced FlyEase in 2015 after hearing from a teenager with cerebral palsy who sought a shoe he could put on independently. The original FlyEase design relied on a wrap-around zipper to fasten the shoe and included a larger opening at the ...
LeBron James, Nike introduce new FlyEase shoe to Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital rehab patientscleveland.com
LeBron James Helps Design Shoe For Disabled Athletes, Hands Them Out To Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital ...CBS Cleveland
LeBron, Nike release latest FlyEase shoe for athletes of all abilitiesUSA TODAY
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Fortune

Payless Said to Close Up to 500 Stores in Bankruptcy Reorganization
Fortune
Yet another store chain looks set to seek bankruptcy protection in a brutal retail environment. Payless, the operator of a discount shoe chain, is set to file for bankruptcy protection as soon as next week, Bloomberg News has reported, citing unnamed ...
Payless Is Said to Be Filing for Bankruptcy as Soon as Next WeekBloomberg

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Ponte Vedra Recorder

Top shoe designer to host trunk show at Carla Shoes & Accessories
Ponte Vedra Recorder
One of the most highly regarded American shoe designers of the past 50 years is coming to Ponte Vedra Beach to showcase his new line. “You'll see a spread of who I really am,” said Donald Pliner DBA Right Bank Shoe Co™. The fashion icon will hold a ...



News-Herald.com

Owner of Gomez Shoe Repair in Mentor traces success back to his ...
News-Herald.com
Carlos Gomez learned to work with leather as a boy in the town of Gualaceo, near Cuencas in southwest Ecuador. It's a town where almost everyone works to ...

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Newsweek

How Nike's Decade Became a Cult Shoe, in the Wrong Way
Newsweek
Twenty years after the Heaven's Gate suicides, you can buy the victims' discontinued Nike sneakers, with a big markup.

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New York Post

Woman arrested for hiding stillborn in shoe box, freezer
New York Post
An Indianapolis woman accused of hiding her stillborn baby in a shoe box says she was afraid of how her strict family would react to the secret pregnancy. Fayzah Al-Khatib, 23, allegedly kept the deceased baby girl in a shoe box and then a freezer for ...

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Daily Record

Must-have shoe styles for men and women
Daily Record
Spring may mean flowers and March Madness, but it's also a great time to break out the shoes. This year, it's all about combining casual and comfort with high fashion. Designer looks for men are all about high tops and low top sneakers that can be ...


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