The retail business is in a dismal place. Stores once considered institutions shuttered their doors permanently, and even the strongest companies have experienced financial struggles over the course of economic fallout associated with the current global health crisis. While big businesses struggle, small businesses face more challenging prospects for survival. This is especially true for Black-owned independent sneaker shops. Continue reading A Guide to Black-Owned Sneaker Stores and Boutiques
Over five years ago, Jordan Brand began its Wings Scholars Program, an initiative that has provided students from disadvantaged areas with full-ride scholarships to college. For 2020, a total of 32 students will be receiving that honor after the brand announced its 2024 class. Continue reading Jordan Brand Gives 32 Students a Full Ride To College
The most coveted colorways of the Air Jordan 3 will always be the originals, but one of the more beloved non-original pairs may be in line for a 2021 return. Continue reading The ‘Cool Grey’ Air Jordan 3 Could Be Returning Next Year
Following initial rumblings a few months back, the fan favorite “Concord” Air Jordan 11 is going to be this year’s annual holiday release. Continue reading Jordan Brand Unveils the 2018 ‘Concord’ Air Jordan 11
The newest Air Jordan game shoe is finally here. Continue reading Jordan Brand Unveils the Laceless Air Jordan 33
During the Cactus Jack Block Party event from Jordan Brand and Travis Scott celebrating the release of the “Cactus Jack” Air Jordan 4, Scott previewed a new olive colorway of the silhouette, hinting at what we can expect from the partnership in the future. Continue reading Travis Scott Has Another Air Jordan 4 Collab Dropping
A major rapper sneaker endorsement could be coming to an end soon. Multiple footwear industry sources have informed Sole Collector that superstar Canadian rapper Drake is unhappy with his partnership with Jordan Brand and looking for an exit and a new deal that would afford him more creative control. Continue reading Is Drake Leaving Jordan Brand?