VIRGIL ABLOH MAY have sounded the death knell of streetwear, but as far as Alan Vinogradov is concerned, the worldwide craze for sneakers has only just begun. The co-founder of the world’s biggest...

INTERNATIONAL Women's Day falls on March 8 - a day that is set aside globally each year to "celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women". Gender equality is its...

On New Year’s eve, a sneaker collaboration with German sportswear giant Adidas and gamer Tyler “Ninja” Blevins was released online to much fanfare, selling out in under an hour.

SNEAKERS have had a phenomenal run. Big-name collaborations with the biggest sports shoe brands have elevated footwear from casual to cool to highly coveted. Yet, years into the rise of the...

FORGET stocks, real estate, even cryptocurrencies - China's hottest investment nowadays may be the Nike, adidas, and Puma basketball shoes that "sneakerheads" like Hu Huaiyuan fight to get their...

THE PITCH

THE race is afoot to capture the resale market for collectors' sneakers and streetwear in Asia, and Singapore-based Novelship is all laced up and ready to run.

A PAIR of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike, sold for US$437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the world record for a pair of sneakers at public auction.