Be niche and you shall succeed, believes Bobux CEO Andrew Sharp. The company sees itself as a global brand which happens to be based in New Zealand.
Allbirds, the NZ-born woollen sneaker company, released their first wide-release shoe in March. Henry Oliver caught up with co-founder Tim Brown, designer Jamie McLellan and illustrator Toby Morris about how they got there and where they’re going.
When things go viral, such as the blue and black or white and gold dress debate, there's no rhyme or reason to it. Such is the case with the latest internet sensation: A video-turned-meme of a teen complimenting his friend's outfits by saying "Damn Daniel!" over and over. We round up the brands that jumped at the opportunity to get in on the joke.
US customs staff seized 274 pairs of high-end Manolo Blahnik shoes at the John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York because the shoes were made using skin from an endangered species of snake.