Rockport Company, a shoe manufacturer, was founded in 1971 by Saul and Bruce Katz, a father-son duo. The company was created in Marlborough, Massachusetts, to provide consumers with casual shoes outfitted with athletic technologies. The company was purchased in 1985 by Reebok, a ... Read More subsidiary of Adidas. Rockport shoes include dress shoes, casual footwear, and boots for men and women. Women's shoe styles include wedges, heels, flats, and sandals. The company's ADIPRENE by Adidas technology provides shock absorption and an energy rebound that makes dress shoes fit like athletic shoes. The technology is available in dress shoes, loafers, boat shoes, boots, and sandals. TruWalk Technology, another Rockport technology, includes a beveled heel for a soft strike, rockered sole for easy walking, and flex grooves on the ball of the foot to allow flexible walking motion. Accessories available from the company include Rockport bags for women and men, belts, wallets, and socks in a variety of materials and styles. The company also provides shoe care products.
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