Reebok is Launching Its First Plant-Based Performance Running Shoe

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 midsole in Forever Floatride Grow is exclusive to Reebok and is constructed of castor beans, making this their biggest advancement in sustainability. Eucalyptus trees are sourced for … Full Story at Fashion Magazine…

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