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About Us

Wolverine Worldwide is a global leader in the footwear industry, growing our presence in more than 200 countries through a steadfast passion for innovative products that empower, engage and inspire our consumers. Headquartered in West Michigan for over 100 years, we are dedicated to building a strong community – wherever we live, work and play around the world.


To build a family of the most admired performance and lifestyle brands on earth


We empower, engage and inspire our consumers – every step of the way

Our Values

Consumers First

Consumers First

Begin and end with our consumers in mind. Exceed our consumers’ expectations.

Play to Win

Play to Win

Act with passion and a sense of urgency. Be decisive and move with speed.

Be a Great Partner

Be a Great Partner

Collaborate and be trustworthy and fair. Treat everyone the way you want to be treated. Help our partners succeed.

Innovation – Think Forward and Think Big

Innovation – Think Forward and Think Big

Never settle. Be courageous and creative.

Do the Right Thing, Always

Do the Right Thing, Always

Create an environment of honesty and transparency. Act with integrity and never compromise.

Make the World a Better Place

Make the World a Better Place

Enrich our communities. Give back. Advocate for the planet.

Our People Are the Difference

Our People Are the Difference

Value and develop our people. Be inclusive and strengthen the team. Be accountable – learn from our mistakes. Have fun.

Speed in Everything We Do

Speed in Everything We Do

Act with urgency. Be nimble. Have a bias for action.

At Wolverine Worldwide, we enjoy a culture that reflects our core values, regardless of where our employees are located around the globe. We strive to be a global market shaper, with a culture that is consumer-obsessed, design-led and with one great way of working across our organization.

- Amy Klimek Senior Vice President,
Human Resources

Our Brands

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Founded in 1885, Bates’ purpose is to serve and partner with the men and women who risk their lives to protect our communities. We thread tactical and durability into every pattern. Duty is in our DNA.

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We champion those who are out in the world breaking down walls and building up cities. That’s why we make shoes and boots that are ready for adventure – with innovation in every stitch and performance in every step.

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Moments are the new geography and they need explorers – free spirits who step with confidence and openness, ready to see what any given experience has to offer.

Chaco. Fit for Adventure.

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Harley-Davidson Footwear® combines style and performance to bring you legendary footwear inspired by the iconic brand. There’s a boot, shoe or sandal for every adventure life takes you on.

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We’ve been making comfortable, colorful footwear, for over 60 years. Take a look at the Bright, Bold, Comfy, True, New Hush Puppies – and join us on the bright side.

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Whether you need safety footwear that’s waterproof, high-heat resistant or slip resistant, HYTEST boots have you covered. We offer the most comfortable work boots available in a variety of sizes and styles to suit your most demanding work needs.

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Championing women has been our mission since 1916. Adopted through the decades by influential female icons, our shoe became more than just a sneaker. It became a symbol of strength and female empowerment that resonates now more than ever.

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From our very first custom made hiking boots to our latest product innovations, we make all of our products with four core values in mind: Comfort, Durability, Design and Versatility.

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Saucony was founded way back in 1898, just two years after the first modern-day Olympics and one year after the first Boston Marathon. Ever since, we’ve been loyal to the sport, inviting millions around the world to run with us.

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When we began in 1935, prep was about breaking the rules. Today, we’re reclaiming the rule-breaking prep style – the heritage, the quality, the tradition – but with a modern twist. There’s no “wrong way.” And everyone’s invited.

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We're Sweaty Betty, a global activewear and lifestyle brand for women. We're also a community that believes fitness is a flip-the-switch trigger for becoming the woman you want to be.

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Born in Michigan, we’ve been building boots and gear for over 135 years to be every bit as tenacious and capable as the people who wear them. What started as a work boot that promised to give you 1,000 miles of wear has evolved into a footwear and apparel brand that delivers on that promise every day, in every product.

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