Category: Shoe Store

Retail during a pandemic: shoe store takes to Facebook live after doors closed, workers furloughed

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SHORT PUMP, Va (WRIC) — For over two weeks, Saxon Shoes in Short Pump and Fredericksburg have closed their doors, leaving them searching for a way to stay afloat.

“This has been pretty devastating to our entire staff as we’ve had to furlough 98 percent of everybody during this downturn,” said Gary Weiner, Saxon Shoes president.

In an attempt to drum up business, Saxon Shoes started live streaming on its Facebook page.

With a selfie stick in hand, Special Projects Coordinator Amanda

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Flight Club Shoe Store Among Many Looted In Los Angeles


Looting in Los Angeles, California

Flight Club, a popular sneaker consignment store located on Fairfax Ave. in Los Angeles, California, was looted following protests May 30, the Los Angles Times reported.

Los Angeles residents were out protesting the death of George Floyd, a Minnesota man who died in police custody. A video of his death surfaced, showing then-Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin kneeling on the back of his neck for several minutes as a handcuffed Floyd begged for help and told him

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Shoe Store News 2020 – AOL Video Search Results

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Melrose Protest Shoe Store Owner Sees His Business Burn

LOS ANGELES – Tony K, a high-end shoe store on Melrose, was one of the businesses burned on Saturday night when protests over the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police turned ugly. Surveying the damage, owner Tony Kokozin said most of  his merchandise was now worthless. 

What You Need To Know

  • Business owner saw his shoe store burn watching the riots on TV 
  • Store had been operating on Melrose for 31 years and made it through the pandemic
  • With all his merchandise lost, his store’s future in doubt
  • He points the blame at the city for
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Choosing The Right Shoe Store

Yes, you have many choices when it comes to your shoe stores. You can even visit local major department outlets such as Wal-Mart or Target. However, it is important to understand that while those types of places might offer some solutions to affordable shoes, they are generally not of high quality and tend to fall apart quickly and easily.

If you are looking for reliable, comfortable, and yes, even affordable shoes, you need to find the right shoe store. This can be a relatively easy task; however, it can also be difficult as well, depending on what type of shoe … Read More