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2014-07-09 12:26:23

"Release Watch" gives sneaker fans timely on-sale alerts for hotly anticipated shoes NEW YORK, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sole Collector (solecollector.com), the online sneaker culture authority, today announces the launch of Release Watch, the first-ever, personalized, real-time service alerting users to up-to-the-minute sneaker news and releases. Subscribers can 'follow' individual shoes to receive breaking news and verified on-sale information about them via email....

2014-05-05 23:02:19

Exhibit Engages Children to Reimagine How They View Sneakers and Art Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Boston Children’s Museum recently opened a new exhibit, “Art for your Feet.” This exhibit showcases some of the Sneaker Museum’s collection of Air Jordan sneakers along with artwork inspired by sneakers. The Art for Your Feet exhibit is all about finding artistic inspiration in sneakers. The exhibition will showcase an array of sneakers and sneaker brands including Converse, Air...

2014-04-07 08:31:46

Tiny product making huge impact on the lives of kids and adults who struggle to tie their shoes. ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh off of its recent appearance on the hit ABC Television show Shark Tank, where the company landed multi-billionaire Mark Cuban as an investor, U-Lace is finding that its Sneaker Customizing Laces are a lot more than just a fashion product for customizing sneakers. In the four weeks since appearing on the show, U-Lace has shipped...

2014-02-27 23:21:30

Brooklyn Workshop releases a longer lasting vulcanized shoe. (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 People spend a lot of money on vulcanized shoes that wear out way too fast. Brooklyn Workshop has teamed up with a veteran Nike / Jordan / Converse lead designer to tackle the problem. Knowing that if a vulcanized shoe can take the abuses of longboarding it would be something special for everyone. So Brooklyn Workshop proudly introduces The Elby, with abrasion resistance that is more than double of...

2014-02-19 12:26:41

NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peak Sport Products Co., Limited ("Peak" or the "Company" and its subsidiaries, together called the "Group", Stock Code: 1968.HK) is pleased to announce the launch of two Tony Parker All-Star TP9 series sneakers which were worn by the athlete during the All-Star Game in New Orleans, Louisiana on February 16. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140219/CN67720 ) Celebrating Tony Parker's 6(th) All-Star Game appearance, Peak designed...

Nike May Be Planning Back To The Future Power Laces
2014-02-17 03:58:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Nike has announced plans to make the self-tying shoes featured in Back to the Future Part II a reality, as designer Tinker Hatfield has confirmed that the company will release a new pair of sneakers featuring the so-called “power laces” made famous by Michael J. Fox’s character Marty McFly in the 1989 film. The announcement comes three years after the shoe company initially released a product based on the shoes worn by...

2014-02-10 12:26:42

NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolverine Worldwide (NYSE: WWW) and its brands have been honored with five Plus Awards, including Company of the Year, a high-profile distinction conferred annually by retailers nationwide. The awards were announced at an event hosted by the Fashion Footwear Association of New York (FFANY) and the footwear trade publication, Footwear Plus. Footwear Plus launched the Plus Awards for Excellence in Design 15 years ago and each year features awards in a...

2013-11-18 23:24:08

Recycle Shoes, Find a SoleMate, Help Raise Awareness for Homelessness and Hunger Fairless Hills, PA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Today, Back On My Feet (BoMF) Philadelphia is pleased to announce a significant collaboration with Community Recycling and their innovative shoe reuse program called ShoeBox Recycling for this years’ Sneaker Week Campaign. Corporations participating citywide have signed up to recycle shoes via ShoeBox Recycling and have all the funds earned go directly in support...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.