Tag: athletic shoes

Athletic Footwear Retailers to Promote New Styles to Boost Health For Walkers

“Regular exercise is probably the best prescription for healthy aging, reports Consumer Reports. But fewer than 1 in 5 adults 65 or older gets the minimum recommended amount.”

Lightweight Athletic Running Shoes Flying Off Shelves

Sales of lightweight athletic running footwear are soaring and continuing to grow, fueled by innovation and a keen understanding of the target consumer. Shoes are being redesigned to shave weight, remove excess construction, and focus on necessary elements needed in a running shoe; brighter, bold colors are also gaining in popularity. Innovations in fit and other technologies are expected to continue driving sales in 2014.