GDS has launched its online version, in a manner of speaking. The Düsseldorf footwear trade show announced a collaboration with Berlin virtual marketplace We Want Shoes. The project is simply labelled 'GDS 365'.
Sports footwear maker and retailer Skechers USA Inc's revenue missed analysts' estimates as a strong dollar reduced the value of international sales, sending its shares down 35 percent after market on Thursday.
This Autumn, the department store will add to its offering a new seven-piece footwear collection for kids, called Baker by Ted Baker. The footwear range will retail in stores as well as online from £25 to £36.
The German group's US subsidiary has filed a complaint against the American footwear group, which claims to be the number two in sports footwear in the USA. The charge is copyright infringement of its Stan Smith shoe.