Tag: shoe shoppers

Retailers to Promote Their Smart Shoe Offerings to Women

Allied Market Research recently published a report, titled, "Smart Shoes Market by Product Type (Smart Walking Shoes, Smart Running Shoes and Smart Sports Shoes), End User (Men and Women), and Distribution Channel (Supermarket/Hypermarket, Specialty Store and Online Store): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2019–2026." According to the report, the global smart shoe market was pegged at $115.3 million in 2018 and is anticipated to garner $223.4 million by 2026, registering a CAGR of 9.1% from 2019 to 2026.

19% Will Buy Athletic Footwear this Year

Athletic footwear dollar sales grew 8% in the first half of the year and average selling prices increased by 7%, building momentum for the market as back-to-school season approaches, according to global information company The NPD Group. The classics are making a comeback.