Browsing Archive: August, 2012

Cole Haan - An Opportunity to Buy Shoes, Lots of Them!

Posted by ShoeSizeConverter on Tuesday, August 14, 2012, In : General 
Ok, here some pretty interesting news. Especially for those out there who love Cole Haan shoes. Lots of them. I mean, really lots and lots of them.

The fact of the matter is that you can buy Cole Haan. The whole company! Nike, the current owner, has put Cole Haan on the block as it looks to narrow its focus. Goldman Sachs is handling the sale process and the Nike unit is expected to fetch in the order of $500m.

Now, that is quite a lot, but you will get plenty of shoes, and will never have to w...
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ASICS Gets Into the Olympic Spirit

Posted by ShoeSizeConverter on Tuesday, August 14, 2012, In : New Shoes 
The 2012 London Summer Olympics and I for one enjoyed watching the spectacle, especially Team USA asserting its dominance over rising sports power China after a hesitant start. That got me thinking - did our favorite sneaker manufacturers also get on on the act? It turns out that they did, with ASICS delivering a particularly patriotic new offering.

The ASICS Gel-Blur33 2.0 (to give the full official title) not only proudly come in strong Red, White and Blue stripes, but are also manufactured ...
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