Once upon a time, slippers were reserved for the hours spent indoors before and after work. But for the masses working from home this year, dress codes have been transformed — business casual, who? — including footwear. Farewell, heels; hello, fuzzy slides. Cloudlike open-toed shoes have become a cozy quarantine staple. “They kind of cover all those grounds and are good for wearing in the house, but also you can run out in them and be fine,” said Beth Goldstein, executive dir
Next fall, American footwear and apparel brand Reebok will take another step toward sustainability with the launch of its first plant-based performance running shoe. Named Forever Floatride Grow, the new shoe is an upgraded version of one of the brand’s “shoe icons,” Forever Floatride Energy, which offers lightweight responsive cushioning and breezy ventilation.
The differences between the mechanics of Grow compared to the Energy shoe are in the materials used. The cushioned