Lifestyle

The most expensive sneakers ever sold at auction

Sneakerheads are known for their collections of rare (and often quite pricey) shoes. Today, many collectors buy their shoes on the resale market, where prices can enter the five-digits. On the auction block, shoes can go for even more. Business Insider’ Shoshy Ciment recently reported that a pair of Michael […]
The most expensive sneakers ever sold at auction
Lifestyle

Why Louboutin shoes are so expensive

Christian Louboutin’s trademark red-bottomed shoes have become iconic. Beyoncé wore a custom pair of boots for her Coachella performance, and Cardi B slipped on a pair of “bloody shoes” for her “Bodak Yellow” music video. But why do these heels cost hundreds, and sometimes thousands, of dollars? Besides production costs […]
Why Louboutin shoes are so expensive
News

WATCH: A snake swallowed a Brisbane man’s shoe

A Brisbane man, searching for his missing slipper, found a suspiciously fat snake in his house. The carpet python was discovered several days after the footwear disappeared. He called in Sally and Norman Hill of N&S Snake Catcher to deal with the intruder. “Mystery of a missing slipper,” the snake […]
WATCH: A snake swallowed a Brisbane man’s shoe
Markets

Adidas needs to do one thing to stay ahead of the competition

Adidas may do well in the fourth quarter thanks to the World Cup, but the apparel maker still needs to find ways keep up its momentum, Wedbush analyst Christopher Svezia found. The one way Adidas can stay ahead of competition is to ramp up its promotional activity, he says. Adidas […]
Adidas needs to do one thing to stay ahead of the competition
Markets

Nike is dominating Adidas in the sneaker war

Nike‘s sneaker sales are doing well against its main competitor Adidas, a Jefferies analyst said. Nike’s popular brands are helping it in the “sneaker war.” Watch Nike’s stock trade in real time here. Nike appears to be edging out rival Adidas in the competition for sneaker dominance. The footwear company […]
Nike is dominating Adidas in the sneaker war